Abyssinian Cat Characteristics and Behaviors

Abyssinians are extremely active and require a lot of playtime and stimulation to stay happy.


These quick learning cats can be taught tricks and learn routines easily with training and patience.


Abyssinians have an insatiable curiosity and like to explore, investigate and check everything out.


Known for their soft chirping voices, Abyssinians vocalize frequently to communicate with their families.


Abyssinians bond closely with their owners and become devoted, affectionate companions.


With their muscular, agile bodies, Abyssinians excel at jumping, climbing and athletic feats.


These cats have a strong prey drive and love toys that tap into their instincts to stalk, chase and pounce. 

Prey Drive

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