Cat Genetics

How Were Cat Breeds Created?
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How Were Cat Breeds Created?
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Top 10 Rarest Coat Colors and Patterns in Cats
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Top 10 Rarest Coat Colors and Patterns in Cats

Black, white, brown, orange, or a bit of everything? Cats come in so many different colors and patterns that it’s simply too difficult to choose a favorite. The captivating colors of your special little kitty are written in its DNA, and some variations seem to be particularly beautiful and rare. Here are the top 10 rarest coat colors and patterns in cats. Do you have a favorite?

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Odd Eyes in Cats (Heterochromia)
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Odd Eyes in Cats (Heterochromia)

If your beautiful feline’s eyes are two different colors – yellow and blue perhaps – then you’ve got yourself an odd-eyed kitten! These captivating little creatures are carriers of a feline form of a condition known as complete heterochromia. Heterochromia in cats is a captivating genetic anomaly most commonly observed in white kitties.

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