ANIMAL LIFE EXPECTANCY!

JAPANESE BOBTAIL

Picture of a japanese bobtail
LIFE SPAN: 15-16 years
Breed Name: Japanese Bobtail
Group: Natural
Origin: Japan

HISTORY

The Japanese Bobtail arrived in North America in 1968. TICA initially recognized the shorthaired Japanese Bobtail for competition in June 1979. Even though the longhaired cats had also existed for centuries, TICA only recognized them for competition in March 1991.