Toyger CatsBook - 2011
This book examines the toyger cat, a cross between a domestic shorthair tabby cat and a Bengal cat. Readers will learn that the toyger is bred to look like a tiny version of a tiger and that although the toyger is a hybrid, it has no tiger blood. The tiger's size, coat characteristics, and habitat are mentioned. Also discussed are coat characteristics and personality of the toyger's parent breeds, the domestic shorthair tabby and the Bengal cat. Readers will explore the toyger cat's history and reproduction as well as this hybrid's coat characteristics and color. Readers will also learn about the toyger's size, behavior, and character. Finally, readers will learn a few tips for caring for this rare and beautiful hybrid. Full-color photos accompany engaging, easy-to-read text. Extras include an index and a glossary. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.