inbreeding

The meaning of “lines” in cat breeding

The goal of cat breeders should be to found (establish) a line of healthy cats which excel in reference to…

3 months ago

Reasons why cats are selectively bred?

The only reason why domestic cats are selectively bred is to make attractive cats which sell at the maximum price…

4 months ago

Are purebred cats inbred?

My belief is that the whole purpose of cat breeding is to selectively breed cats which have as near as…

4 months ago

Stella Gaylor: An Interview with an Exemplary Breeder of Maine Coon Cats

I promised to interview Stella Gaylor, an experienced, knowledgeable and responsible breeder of Maine Coon cats after reading the many…

7 years ago

We like pets that look like babies

We tend to like pets that look like babies and some breed standards go for that look: round heads and…

7 years ago

Tigers as Pets: The Pinnacle of Self-indulgence

There are many declawed and even detoothed tigers as pets. People like to think they are sort of overgrown tabby…

7 years ago

Immune systems of cats weakened by Cesarean births?

Is it possible that Cesarean births of kittens are responsible for immune related and undefined health problems in pedigree, purebred…

7 years ago

Persian Cat Inbreeding is on Prime Time News

by Michael (London, UK) Persian cat with extreme flat face and health probems 9th April 2009 - Some 20 minutes…

8 years ago