Frequently Asked Questions

Are Bengal cats good house pets?

Yes, Bengal cats make great house pets. They are intelligent, active, and very social cats who bond closely with their owners, other cats & dogs. They are also hypoallergenic and produce far less dander than other cats, making them ideal for people with allergies. They can be taught to walk on leashes, and even use the toilet! Bengal cats come in a wide range of colors, including brown, silver, snow, spotted, and marbled. If you are looking for a Bengal cat breeder that has kittens for sale, it is important to research the breeder to ensure they are reputable, ethical and truly care about their animals.

Bengal cats are a beautiful and intelligent breed of cat, and they can make wonderful house pets if the right environment is provided. Bengals are curious, active cats with an independent nature, and they need a lot of stimulation and space to stay happy. They are social cats and enjoy the company of humans, but they need their own space and plenty of toys to keep them busy. Bengal cats are known to be exceptionally intelligent and easy to train, and they can be great companions for single people and fantastic family pets. Bengals are also great with children, provided they are given an escape route when they want to be alone. Although Bengals can be a lot of work, they can make great house pets if owners are willing to provide them with a stimulating environment and lots of love.

How do bengal cats do with traveling?

Bengal cats make great emotional service animals; as they are highly intelligent and compassionate. Most airlines will allow you to fly in cabin with your cat and they fit fine and typicallly sleep will in a carrier. They can be trained to walk on a leash and love adventures!

What do bengal cats eat?

Bengal cats can eat the same food as other cats! We recommend starting with Royal canine kitten wet food and dry food.

Do bengal cats get along with dogs?

Dogs make a great companion for our bengal cats! Their high energy level makes them a fun buddy for any non aggressive dog!

Are bengal cats hypoallergenic?

Yes, Bengal cats are hypoallergenic! This cat breed grooms themselves less frequently than other cats, and they have a single coat that is much sleeker than cats with double coats. This reduces the amount of hair and dander released into the air, making them less likely to cause an allergic reaction. Bengal cats come in a variety of colors, including brown, black, silver, and snow, white and mink leopard, and all of these colors are hypoallergenic.

The benefits of owning a hypoallergenic cat include fewer allergy symptoms for those who suffer from pet allergies, protection for your heart over the long term, less dander, and a semi-longhaired coat for added fluffiness. Research has shown that cat owners are at lower risk for cardiovascular disease due to the stress-reducing effects of owning a pet. Additionally, some hypoallergenic breeds produce fewer proteins, making them less allergenic.

What problems do Bengal cats have?

Bengal cats can have health and behavioral issues stemming from their wild genes and hybrid breed, including urinating all around the house and having chronic diarrhea. To avoid these issues, it is important to buy from a reputable breeder who tests their breeding Bengals for feline leukaemia virus (FeLV) and feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV), along with the heart condition HCM and other hereditary and viral health problems. Additionally, it is important to look for a good breeder and a healthy kitten, and to ask specific questions to ensure you buy a Bengal from someone who is responsible and caring.

Proper breeding of Bengal kittens is essential to ensure they are healthy and loving cats. The original Bengal cats are a hybrid of the Asian Leopard Cat and domestic cats and were developed by various people, most notably Jean Sugden Mill. It is important to breed Bengals from cats of at least F4 generation or above, as these cats have the temperament of domestic cats and are less likely to carry wild-cat diseases. Breeding Bengal cats with other Bengals can help to maintain healthy genetics, as well as ensure that the cats remain friendly and affectionate. Socializing Bengal cats from an early age is also important, as this will help the cats to be more confident and comfortable around humans and other animals. Providing a good diet and plenty of exercise will also help to keep the cats happy and healthy.

Is a Bengal cat a good pet for a family?

Bengals are an increasingly popular choice of cat breed in many countries, due to their gorgeous coats, hypoallergenic coats, athleticism, and interesting personalities. Bengals are not only beautiful cats, but they are also great for families. They are extremely intelligent, curious and active, and can get along with people of all ages. Bengals love to be a part of daily household life and can get along great with children and other pets. They can be very affectionate and playful and require lots of interaction. Owning a Bengal is a partnership, and the more love, time and effort you put into your relationship with your Bengal, the more you will create a fantastic companion. Bengals from our cattery are known for being extremely loving and offering spiritual protection. Bengal cats can be excellent emotional support animals (ESAs). They are known for their intelligence and affectionate nature, which makes them a great companion for those suffering from mental health issues like depression, anxiety, and PTSD.

Bengals are also known for their friendly attitude towards water, which can be a useful distraction during times of distress. All you have to do to get an ESA letter for your Bengal is to consult a mental health professional. Once you have the letter, your Bengal can become your emotional support animal and will be allowed to accompany you in public and on flights. Additionally, Bengals are known for their highly active and playful personalities, so they can provide the companionship and stimulation needed to help manage mental health issues.

What makes Bengal cats so special?

Bengal cats are quite popular at the moment, so you might be wondering what is it that makes these kitties so special. The appearance of a Bengal cat is what attracts the majority of future owners in the first place. But even though the kitty looks like a wild cat, it has a friendly and loving personality. You can also teach Bengals to walk on a leash and to do cool tricks. All of this makes them stand out among other cats. They come in many different colors, snow bengals are “white bengals” , silver bengals and blue bengals are considered the most rare.
The Bengals' beautiful coat is already something that makes it stand out among other breeds. But did you know that Bengal cats can be not only brown, but also white, black, and even blue? Brown is the most common, ‘textbook’ Bengal cat color, while silver Bengals have a pure-white base coat and black and grey markings. Snow Bengals come in three variations (seal lynx point snow, seal mink snow, and seal sepia snow). They usually have cream or light-brown base coats and gorgeous blue or greenish eyes. Black Bengals are not recognized by TICA, but you might still encounter a Bengal with an almost black coat that ‘develops’ spots under the sunlight. Blue Bengals are the rarest ones and they are not recognized by TICA as well. Such kitties have a steel-blue base coat with dark-grey markings.
Personality-wise, Bengals are known for being extremely active cats that require a lot of attention. They are not the kind of breed that would be lying on the couch all day long. They need plenty of space to exercise and you should be willing to invest your time in playing with a Bengal if you’re planning on adopting one. Every cat has its unique personality, but Bengals are usually known for being lively, bold, curious, and interactive cats with whom you can develop a wonderful two-way relationship.

Are Bengal cats high maintenance?

Bengal cats are not as high maintenance as you may think, although they do require some extra attention. They need lots of mental and physical stimulation to stay happy and healthy, so it is important to set aside time for play, socialization, and training. Bengals also require regular grooming, such as weekly brushing, nail trimming, and a balanced diet. With the right care, Bengals can be a wonderful and rewarding pet.​​​​​​​

Are Bengal cats good indoor cats?

Yes, Bengal cats make good indoor cats! They are active, adventurous, and free-spirited cats, but they can live happily indoors with enough stimulation and play. Owners should make sure to provide plenty of enrichment activities to keep their Bengal cats entertained, and it is recommended to keep them inside to protect them from environmental hazards.

How much is a Bengal cat worth?

Our bengal kittens prices start from $3,000 between $5,000. This range varies depending on the coat quality, age, and demand for the kitten. The most expensive Bengal cats are usually those with rare coat colors such as Snow, Charcoal, and Blue. Snow Bengal kittens usually cost much more than brown and silver Bengal cats, and the spotted or marbled pattern is a dark blue or metal grey color. The snow-white Bengals are probably one of the most expensive cats because of their color. Blue Bengal cats are the rarest and most unusual coloring for the Bengal cat and are typically the most expensive bengal kittens. Our bengal kittens price reflect the amount of work and love we put into our program, as well as our guarantees to you.

What is a glitter bengal?

A Glitter Bengal is a unique and beautiful breed of cat that is known for their glittery coats. They get their name and unique appearance from a spontaneous genetic mutation that causes the tips of their hairs to express a sparkling sheen. When exposed to direct sunlight, these tips shimmer and glimmer like diamonds. This effect is similar to the way some fish reflect light, due to prism-like cells in their skin. In contrast, glitter Bengals have no extra cells in their skin; however, the way light reflects off of their fur is due to how each individual hair shaft is angled. The result is a cat that appears to be sprinkled with fairy dust!

What are the cons of owning a Bengal cat?

Cons of owning a Bengal cat · 1. Get bored easily · 2. Have mischievous nature · 3. Expensive · 4. Demand more playtime · 5. Bengal cats are not truly domesticated and never will be. · 6. They easily get bored and lonely. · 7. They have a mischievous nature. · 8. They are more prone to have litter box trouble. · 9. They generally do not like big changes in their environment. · 10. They are sometimes challenging and can be slightly destructive when bored.

What is the lifespan of a Bengal cat?

The life expectancy of a Bengal cat is 12 to 16 years. If you take care of your Bengal by feeding it the correct nutrients, ensuring that your breeder uses the latest technology to make the best breeding decisions, and by utilizing Optimal Selection's Genetic Diversity test results or linebreeding on known healthy cats, you can help extend the life of your cat.

Do Bengal cats shed a lot?

No, Bengal cats do not shed a lot as they are a hypoallergenic cat breed. They shed a very small amount of fur compared to other cat breeds. However, the shedding may suddenly rise, which would be a pointer to something else

Is a Bengal cat bigger than a house cat?

Yes, Bengal cats are generally larger than the average house cats because they have muscular bodies and are medium to large sized cats. They weigh between 8-15 pounds and can grow to be 16 inches long, while the average domestic cat weighs 9-10 pounds and measures 10-12 inches in length.