The Abyssinian is an agouti (ticked) cat with tabby-like markings on their face. They have large pointed ears and large almond shaped eyes. they are lean, muscular and athletic and move in a way that resembles a wild cat.
The Abyssinian is a medium sized cat.
The Abyssinian can be either, fawn, Red, Blue, Tawny or grey in colour.
Abyssinian's are very outgoing, very loving and very intelligent. Abyssinian's have unconditional love for their owners and are very, VERY cuddly.
It has been argued that the Abyssinian is a direct descent from Ancient Egypt and that they were worshiped on the banks of the River Nile as "The child of the Gods".