Felis ISSN 2398-2950 Ocicat Contributor(s): Vetstream Ltd Specification Biological data Specification Picture General information Developed in the USA from crosses between Abyssinians Abyssinian, Siamese Siamese and American Shorthairs American Shorthair. Bred in the UK from imports and outcrosses to Abyssinian. Given Preliminary recognition by GCCF (Governing Council of the Cat Fancy) in June 1997. Quiet and friendly. Needs little grooming. Biological data This article is available in full to registered subscribers Sign up now to purchase a 30 day trial, or Login Further Reading PublicationsRefereed papers Recent references from PubMed and VetMedResource. Other sources of information USA Visit the Cat Fanciers' Association website to search for details of CFA Affiliated cat clubs -www.cfa.org. Ocicat Breed Council - www.ocicatbc.org. UK Visit the Governing Council of the Cat Fancy website to search for details of GCCF Affiliated cat clubs - www.gccfcats.org. The Ocicat Club - www.ocicatclubuk.org.