Is a Japanese breed of the oldest, its name means Bobtail Manx, although the tail is 10 to 12 cm, but as he has long curly hair and looks like the tail of a rabbit and why he says tailed. In Japan Bobtail cats white or tortoiseshell are considered good luck.
It is ideal for families because it is warm, funny, intelligent, vivacious, has a strong personality, soft voice and likes the company of their owners, but also their attention. Loves to play and all day trying to do.
When sitting in the habit of raising one hand and the Japanese say it is a sign of good luck. The hair can be beautiful with just a daily brushing, the length is medium, soft and silky.
The hind legs are slightly longer than the front, the feet are of medium size, oval shape, yet it has a sleek and slender.
The eyes are large and oval.
This race like so many others were known to the Western world after World War 2 when soldiers return to the United States led some Japanese bobtail cats with them.
There are a variety of Japanese bobtail cat called mi-ke, who is black, red, white or calico. The mi-ke is more popular than black and white bobtail.
In the diet, you need a lot of fish, as it is a cat whose habitat is an island, but you can give every day, should eat at least once a week.