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Born May 20, 2016

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Bengal Cats WILL Break Things

INTELLIGENT – YES.

These felines are exceptionally intelligent and they like the process of learning. They respond to tricks at a faster pace and you should plan the tricks for them in order to keep them busy as they are hyperactive and can get their energy utilized in negative activities.

When they get bored – THEY GET INTO THINGS!

Bengal kittens can also have destructive nature. So you need to make special arrangements for rescuing your furniture, electronics and other stuff. For this you may provide with activities to divert their attention and some posts for scratching that will help them release their negative energy. MINE  loves to break  items up on shelfs.  In  6 months  she  has  broke  about  6 items, totaling  $900.  I  HAVE  LOTS  OF THINGS  in my home.

BENGAL CATS  need nonstop mental stimuli for which you need to buy them interactive and intelligent toys like puzzles. And the worrisome element is that they get bored from the toys easily and need new toys after some time. You may also have to design some games and toys for them.

These have helped us with our  cat –

AND THIS – LESS THAN $3!  She has  3  of them.  She  carrys  them  all over  the house!

How We Chose A Bengal Cat

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Tigger, the Maine Coon,  was  born in the back of a Pet Smart. Someone had dropped of a pregnant cat and the kittens were born at this store.  I fell in love with him at first sight and brought him home.

He had long hair – so you know what that means. Lots  of brushing and hair flying about  and  dander.  So this time I wanted a cat more  “hypo allergenic”. I don’t think any cat  is  100% hypo allergenic,  the Bengal  I was told, sheds very very little, if you pick  the right one – and has less dander, allegedly,  than most cats.

So  we began our search. We found a reputable breeder   here in Chicagoland. She had just had some kittens  and there were 2  left. We  sent her a deposit  based on a photo and a video we saw. The breeder was 2 hours  away and we could not get there for a couple days. So she held the cat for us.

 

WOW!  Love at first site! And this kittens coat is magnificent!  Like  VELVET with hues of glittery gold that sparkle in the sunlight!  This is so exquisite, yet so hard to capture in its entirety on film! The golden glow of a Brown bengal or the pearl dusting effect on a lighter coloured Bengal must be seen in person to be fully appreciated.  Now I am told,  the glittery  fur  is usually  softer  and more like  velvet –  but I don’t  know that  for  fact.  Some find the best way of describing it is that it’s more like a pelt than fur with its feel of satin or silk, being short and plush.

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They are  SUPER  inquisitive  and  want to explore  and  examine  EVERYTHING!

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We were told  females  usually  run  8-12 pounds. Sometimes bigger, sometimes  smaller. Their bodies are large, lean and muscular with substantial bones.  Their back legs are slightly longer than  their front ones, reminiscent of their  wild ancestors. Their heads are relatively small in relation to their bodies and should be a little longer than wide, with medium to small ears. And the ears have this “thumbprint”  on them. It’s  very unique.

 

 

So we are still learning a lot about her, but we love her to death!  Another good site we found with useful information, is Bengal Cat World.

 

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