Bombay

Bombay

The Bombay is a medium-sized, muscular cat that was bred by cross-breeding Burmese and American Shorthairs. It has a unique appearance: It has a silky black coat and golden eyes.

Personality

It's an affectionate and smart cat breed that is playful but generally calm and well-mannered. They get along well with children, other cats and dogs.

Breed Characteristics

Origin:US, 1950s
Life Span:13-15 years

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The Bombay is a medium-sized, muscular cat that was bred by cross-breeding Burmese and American Shorthairs. It has a unique appearance: It has a silky black coat and golden eyes.

Size:Medium

Behaviour and Personality

It's an affectionate and smart cat breed that is playful but generally calm and well-mannered. They get along well with children, other cats and dogs.

Activity Level:Moderate
Affection Level:High
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly

Appearance

Bombay has short and shiny coats when it has good care it looks more luster and glossy.

Grooming:Minimal (Weekly brushing, nail trimming, ear and tooth cleaning)

Bombay Common Health Conditions

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When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.

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Breed Talents and Facts

Even when they are adults they tend to act as if they were kittens because they love to be petted, and be loved by their owners. They like to play and be adored by their owners.