American bobtails are a very sturdy breed, with both short or long-haired coats.

Their coat is shaggy rather than dense or fluffy.

They can have any colour of eyes and fur, with a strong emphasis on the “wild” tabby appearance in show animals.

The American Bobtail is a relatively new and uncommon breed of cat most notable.

its stubby “bobbed” tail about half the length of a normal cat’s tail.

The breed was recognised by the International Cat Association in 1989.

Bobtails were brought to North America with the first European settlers.

PERSONALITY American Bobtails are domesticated and loving, and make a pleasant family pet.

APPEARANCE The “wild” patterns, like the spotted and mackerel tabbies, especially in brown or silver, tend to be favored at the shows.

American Bobtails are a medium to large, bobtailed cat. It is a noticeably athletic animal, well muscled, with the appearance of power.