Cat has various types even each country has the different type with the others. The tabby cat is one of most popular cat types. Actually, a tabby cat is the most common type of the domestic cats. The pattern of this cat is believed for being the pattern of the wild ancestor of the cat. Tabby is not a kind of cat breed either it is not the color. The pattern on tabby occurs on different cat breed and this comes in the different color. One of them is brown tabby cats. In other words, tabby is a kind of pattern.
The common pattern of brown tabby cats
For the brown tabby cats’ pattern, it possibly includes stripes, swirls, spots, and whorls. Others can be spotted, ticked, mackerel, and classic. For blotched or classic tabby, it is one of the most common patterns. This tabby cat commonly has clearly defined stripes and swirls on the whole body. The stripe or thick band usually will run the whole ways from their necks to the tails.
As classic tabby is compared with mackerel tabby, this is very common. There are many facts about these brown tabby cats that the mackerel is original patterns dating back to wild African cat. This mackerel pattern would display the vertical stripe at sides of rings and body around tails and legs.
Others pattern is the spotted pattern which is claimed for being different versions of mackerel pattern. On this pattern, there are stripes which are broken to the big spots which all aligned to the single file.
One of the very interesting patterns is the ticked tabbies. At the first glance, this doesn’t seem for being brown tabby cats since those do not come with usual stripes, swirls, and whorls. This brown tabby cats’ characteristic will appear as the solid color. However, upon the closer look, you can see that the furs of the ticked tabby have swirls and stripe.
Brown tabby cats come in different pattern and color variations. Usually, this cat has whorls, swirls, and also stripes as special characteristics.