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25 Tabby Cats

American Shorthair Classic Tabby Pattern

American Shorthair Classic Tabby Pattern

Tabby is not a breed of Cat but a colour pattern. There are four types of Tabby pattern and 25 breeds of Cat that accept the Tabby pattern and are referred to as Tabby Cats.

The four types of Tabby pattern are:

American Shorthair Classic Tabby PatternClassic – Whorls ending in a ‘target’ on the side of the cat

Main Coon Mackerel Tabby Pattern

Mackerel – Striped rings around tail and legs, ‘necklace’ of stripes across chest and bands of solid or broken stripes down their sides

American Bobtail Spotted Tabby Pattern

Spotted – Spotty markings

Abyssinian Agouti Tabby Pattern

Agouti – Different bands of colour down the length of individual hairs.

 

25 Tabby Cats

Abyssinian Agouti Tabby Pattern

Abyssinian

American Bobtail Spotted Tabby Pattern

American Bobtail

American Curl

American Curl

American Shorthair Classic Tabby Pattern

American Shorthair

American Wirehair

American Wirehair

Birman

Birman

Colourpoint Shorthair

Colourpoint Shorthair

Egyptian Mau

Egyptian Mau

Exotic

Exotic

Javanese

Javanese

LaPerm

LaPerm

Maine Coon Mackerel Tabby Pattern

Maine Coon

Manx

Manx

Norwegian Forest Cat

Norwegian Forest Cat

Ocicat

Ocicat

Oriental

Oriental

Persian

Persian

Ragdoll

Ragdoll

Scottish Fold

Scottish Fold

Siberian

Siberian

Singapura

Singapura

Somali

Somali

Turkish Angora

Turkish Angora

Turkish Van

Turkish Van

 

 

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