The Bengal cat is considered one of the most popular breeds in the world. Its unique appearance and characteristics make this cat most favorite pet in every household.

Bengal Cat Quick Facts

Scientific Name: Felis catus × Prionailurus bengalensis

Origin: United States of America

Weight: Male; 10 to 15 pounds Female; 8 to 10 pounds.

Height: 3 to 3.6 feet

Coat Color: Snow, marble and tabby-spotted

Lifespan: 12 to 16 years

Fun Fact: Bengal cats have great love for water and as such, they play for long periods in water

Some of the top secret and unique facts about this feline include:


Have you ever had a clingy friend who wanted all of your time and attention? If you have, then a Bengal cat will fit directly into your lifestyle.

If you haven’t, get ready to have an attention-demanding pet. This is not a bad thing. However, it can be challenging for those who are not used to this kind of thing.

Let’s be honest. Most cats demand a lot of time. Given that they often ignore you and walk around like you do not exist, they still come around.

The Bengal cat requires a lot of observation. Unlike other cats, this is never toned down.

Your feline friend will follow you to the bathroom, the kitchen, bed and any other place that is within their reach.

This breed of cats absolutely loathes being ignored and will yell at you when you ignore them.

Before you get a Bengal cat, remember that you are bringing in a new and demanding best friend.