The Bengal Cat developed from Asian Leopard Cat hybrids, Bengals are arguably the most beautiful and engaging domestic cats in the world. The exotic Bengal Cat really is one of a kind.
Bengal Cat Guide Quick Links ;
- An introduction to the Bengal cat
- The Asian Leopard Cat
- Types of Bengal cat
- The Character of the Bengal cat
BencalCat.co.uk is your one-stop resource for Bengal cat and kitten information, plus links to Bengal cats and Bengal kittens for sale within the UK.
This website is dedicated to raising awareness of the beautiful Bengal cat breed, promoting responsible ownership and sharing information with other owners and enthusiasts about this unique and unusual pedigree cat variety.
The Bengal cat that we know and love today is directly descended from Asian Leopard Cat hybrids and is without a doubt one of the most exotic, intriguing and beautiful domestic cats in the world!
The Asian Leopard Cat is one of the smaller varieties of wild cat native to South and East Asia and gets its name from its distinctive coat pattern and colouration that harks back to its distant relationship to true leopards themselves.
Why not check out our information section on the Asian Leopard Cat to learn more about this beautiful wild cat breed, and how today’s affectionate, lively domesticated Bengal cats descended from these distinctive and exotic feral felines!
Whether you are a complete newcomer to the Bengal cat world or if you are already an experienced owner or Bengal cat breeder, BengalCat.co.uk has something for you. A good starting point for those new to the breed would be to read our “Introduction to Bengal cats” article, which contains information on how and why the breed came into being, plus some further information on the personality, appearance, and stunningly patterned coats that are the signature of the Bengal breed.
Bengal cats and kittens are instantly recognisable thanks to their silky-soft fur, which is blessed with unique and unusual markings. Bengals possess one of two distinctive coat patterns, being spotted and marbled respectively. The coat of the Bengal is truly like that of no other cat on earth, and is softer than angora and smoother than silk!
Top quality Bengal cats may also possess a further unique coat characteristic, known as “glitter,” which refers to a natural gold-like sheen to the tips of the hair, an effect that is understandably highly desirable among Bengal cat and kitten enthusiasts!
Learn more about Bengal coat colour and pattern combinations by reading about different types of Bengal cats in the navigation menu.
Here at BengalCats.co.uk, we aim to provide you with all of the information you might need in order to decide if Bengal cat ownership is right for you, plus some tips on deciding upon the type of Bengal cat or Bengal kitten that you might like to own.
We also provide advice on selecting a Bengal kitten breeder, choosing the right Bengal for you, and some guidelines on approximately how much it will cost to purchase your potential future feline!
All of the Bengal cats for sale by breeders here on BengalCats.co.uk are owned and bred by GCCF and/or TICA registered breeders and all breeders are checked and verified to ensure the standard of care and ethical practices employed in the breeding and raising of their Bengal cats and kittens.
Further information for Bengal cat, kitten owners and potential owners
Find Bengal cats for sale and Bengal kittens for sale, both within the UK and abroad.
Read our tips on buying a Bengal cat or kitten.
Learn how to provide the perfect living environment for your cat and how to keep your Bengal cat or kittens safe.
Find out more about Bengal cat showing and cat shows, plus how to get involved!
Browse our gallery for some pictures of beautiful Bengals. Contact us to submit your own images for addition!