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Old November 8th, 2005, 04:39 PM
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Wild looking beauties!!

There are three of these kitties, all siblings about 4 months old. They look to be Angora/Tabby and they are stunning!! They have a wild look and tufty ears and are totally sweet and adorable!

Can't you just see these lovely babies decorating YOUR house??
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Old November 9th, 2005, 11:20 PM
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Gorgeous - but they look like Maine Coons to me.
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Old November 10th, 2005, 03:08 PM
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I agree - they appear more to be similiar to the fabulous Maine Coons.
With their promiment and tufted ears - possibly even Norwegian Forest Cat.
Whatever mix, Lucky,they are just gorgeous!
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Old November 10th, 2005, 03:48 PM
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Sure I could,in a heartbeat!!They are beautifuuul!
They look a little slender to be Maine Coon or N.Forest cats,probably a mix.
I am hoping someone takes all three together,I would,without hesitation...but then there is Rocky,Chico and Vinnie..
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Old November 10th, 2005, 03:53 PM
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I think I lean more to the Norwegian Forest Cat unless they are Maine Coons who somehow have a bit of Abyssinian. I agree they are too slim to be Maine Coons. Many purebreds can have tabby points. They are beautiful whatever breed they are!! Gorgeous!!
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Old November 10th, 2005, 07:11 PM
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Ravishing. I don't know the Norwegian Forest breed, but they almost have a touch of wild cat about them, especially the one on the right. I agree, don't see much Maine Coone except for the tail and parts of the colouring.
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Old June 6th, 2007, 04:22 PM
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I'd say there is a wildcat mix or Persian blood

Wow! Those ears are huge for their face. I don't know of a domestic breed that has ears with that large of proportion to face. The eyes look Persian to me. Years ago, I had a White Persian I crossed with a Bengal female. The kittens were gorgeous. All were shorthaired, with the chisselled face of the bengel, though the big copper eyes on all came from the Persian. The eyes on these wildcat kittens remind me strongly of Persian eyes, which are bigger proportionately to their face than other cats.
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Old July 15th, 2007, 10:19 PM
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I think you're right about the Persian content, Angelboys. We have a semi-feral cat who could be the twin of cat #3. Same eyes, same hair colour and pattern, semi-long hair, large plumed tail. People who rescued her and her littermates said the mother looked like a Persian.
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Old July 17th, 2007, 10:27 AM
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To me they look more like the Norwegian Forest, because I believe the snouts of a Maine Coon are more square than NF. Persian eyes are more rounded, where as these eyes look almost almond shape like the the NF or MC. Also, can any cat with a Persian background possibly grow ears like these to ? I think the military will be able to use these as spy cats by using those ears as antennas He He.
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Old July 17th, 2007, 01:08 PM
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LOL Love, one of my cats looked like a bat in her first pictures. I imagine these must have looked the same when they were small.
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Old February 24th, 2008, 01:21 PM
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Gorgeous cats, but their fur is not long enough for a Maine Coon. We have a Maine Coon. Ears look like Maine Coon and the tail looks Maine Coon, but the rest of them looks like short hair tabby. Their muzzle is not square enough for a Maine Coon They are a beautiful mix of possibly Maine Coon and Tabby. Gorgeous.
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Old February 24th, 2008, 02:32 PM
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I could see these guys fitting in very well here too. Unfortunately........ that scream you all hear??? That's hubby yelling "DON'T EVEN THINK ABOUT IT!"

I hope they find a home together very soon. It would be a shame to separate them.
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I hope they find a home together very soon.
I sure hope so ... this thread is from 2005
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Old February 24th, 2008, 02:53 PM
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Figures! I usually check the date on postings. I didn't on this one. DUH! That's what I get for being in a rush and sneaking on here. Thanks Frenchy for pointing it out.
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