The Federation of European cat lovers has published a rating of the most desirable representatives of these animals. In the list of the most popular breeds, there are no special changes – the TOP 5 includes Persians, Siamese, sphinxes, Devon Rexes and exotics. In the list of the most desirable were similar to mini-leopards purrs, each of which costs a fortune.
The usher, or mini-leopard, ranks first in the list of the most desirable cat breeds. This miracle of biogenetics was obtained by crossing the genes of an African Serval, an Asian leopard cat and a familiar striped Murka, as a result of which the biotechnological company Lifestyle Pets in 2006 was presented with a strange animal almost 1 meter long, weighing about 14 kg.
A deceptively menacing leopard cat with powerful paws has all the habits of a domestic animal. Asher does not require special care, she is friendly, playful, adores children, has a great respect for delicious food and likes to sleep.
This is the only cat breed that can walk on a leash.
Asher is the most expensive of all cat breeds, with prices ranging from $22,000 to $27,000. To purchase it, you need a Deposit of $6000 and a patient wait for a year, because the company does not grow more than 100 individuals of this breed per year.
In second place is a savanna cat, a cross between a domestic cat and a Serval. Outwardly, the savanna turned out to be its wild relatives: it is a large, long-legged animal with huge ears and a long neck. This breed is not yet fully domesticated – in the complete absence of aggression, the shroud retains the habits and speed of the Serval. The cost of a kitten ranges from $4,000 to $10,000.
The Bengal cat closes the top three. It looks like a miniature leopard or Jaguar. Bengali very capricious and need special care, that doesn’t prevent them to be a favorite of Hollywood stars. A regular Bengal kitten will cost you between $1,500 and $4,500.