A domesticated cat breed that was created using a hybrid of the Asian leopard cat, with domestic cats – an especially the spotted Egyptian Mau – the Bengal cat has a loving nature and makes the perfect pet for almost any household.
However, if you are considering bringing this gorgeous breed of cat into your home, here are 10 interesting and fun facts you may want to know about the Bengal cat breed.
1. Bengal cats have tons of energy
Always alert, the Bengal cat has bundles of energy and are known to tell you when they want to play! Photo: Getty Images/Canva Pro
2. A Bengal cat is very social
Bengals love to interact with their owner and are known to be particularly social - if you have another kitty cat already, a Bengal would be a good second option in most cases as they thrive on company. Photo: Getty Images/Canva Pro
3. Bengal cats are very smart
They are easy to train breeds as a Bengal cat is very intelligent and one of the cleverest breeds on the planet. Photo: Getty Images/Canva Pro
4. Bengal cats are natural hunters
They look like leopards - and act like them in many ways! Bengal cats love to hunt as per the their instinct and are very keen on fish, so try to make sure your goldfish bowl is protected! Photo: Getty Images/Canva Pro