The Puppy and the Dog They have been man’s companion through the ages and adapted to their owners, but they have their own behavioural and nutritional demands. Knowing and respectingthem will guarantee their health and well-being.

The cat’s feline nature is always a matter of fascination.He adapts with apparent ease to daily life, and yet he has behavioural and nutritional requirements of his own. Knowing them and respecting them will guarantee his well-being and his health.

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Innovation for the sake of dogs and cats’ health. For over 40 years, Royal Canin has worked with breeder partners and veterinary nutritionists to go ever further into innovation and precision to enable us to formulate nutritional solutions which perfectly meet dogs and cats’ real needs.

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Tabby

Definition :

 

Tabby cats have a coat with striping, marbling, or dark spots on a light background, including:

 

• Blotched (or classic or marbled) tabby: wide, dark stripes curving over the flanks, butterfly

 

wings on the shoulders, three large stripes running

 

from the withers to the base of the tail.

 

•Mackerel (or tiger) tabby: thin, either continuous or broken stripes perpendicular to the spine.

 

• Spotted (or patched) tabby: round, even, distinct spots on a light background.

 

• Ticked tabby (Abyssinian coat): striping is almost absent and confined to the legs, necklace, or tail. Tabbies exist in all colors.