The Abyssinian is a breed of domestic short-haired cat with a distinctive "ticked" tabby coat, in which individual hairs are banded with different colors. The breed is named for Abyssinia (now called Ethiopia), where it is believed to have originated.
Also known as
This breed is also called Abyssinian, Abyssinian Cat as well as Abyssinian Cats.
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