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Japanese Bobtail

Japanese Bobtail Profile

Lifespan: 9-13 Years

Avg height: 20-22 cms

Avg weight Female: <3.6 kg

Avg weight Male: 3.6-5.4 kg

Coat type: Short and long hair varieties, silky coat.

Coat colours and body type: Medium build; white, black, red, brown, blue, cream, Mi-Ke/Tri-colour, tortoiseshell, silver, dilute tortoiseshell.

Grooming required: Low - occasional grooming.

Similar Breeds: American bobtail, Manx cat.

Health Profile: No known genetic predispositions, generally hearty healthy breed. Short tail unique to each individual cat.

Japanese Bobtail temperament

Smart, affectionate, loyal, confident, and athletic. Highly social and interactive. Strong-willed and very intelligent. This breed will require play and is best suited to a family or multi-pet home. They will dislike being left alone. Known to enjoy carrying toys/objects in their mouth.

Please be advised the information provided is purely an indicator of breed traits and characteristics and that within some breeds there can be significant variation.