Japanese Bobtail

The Japanese Bobtail is a medium-sized cat that is elegant and slender thanks to its long hind legs and oval or triangular features. It has a bobbed tail which is caused by a recessive gene. Personality: This cat breed originated in Japan thousands of years ago where it is still associated with luck and fortune. This is a very playful cat that has high activity and energy levels. The Japanese Bobtail is very intelligent and curious and loves to be involved in everything their owners do. They are known to ride on their owner's shoulders so they can see everything that is going on. They are friendly towards children, dogs and other cats.

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Origin
Japan, ancient
Life Span
15-18 years
Other Names
Japanese Bobtail

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Size
Medium

The Japanese Bobtail is a medium-sized cat that is elegant and slender thanks to its long hind legs and oval or triangular features. It has a bobbed tail which is caused by a recessive gene.

Behaviour and Personality

Kid Friendliness
Affection Level
Activity Level

This cat breed originated in Japan thousands of years ago where it is still associated with luck and fortune. This is a very playful cat that has high activity and energy levels. The Japanese Bobtail is very intelligent and curious and loves to be involved in everything their owners do. They are known to ride on their owner's shoulders so they can see everything that is going on. They are friendly towards children, dogs and other cats.

Appearance

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

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