What is the F scale for Savannah cats?

What is the F scale for Savannah cats?

“F” stands for the Savannah cat’s “filial” rating—specifically, how many generations removed from the African serval that particular cat is. In the case of an F1 Savannah cat, the highest number, you’re looking at a first generation domestic Savannah. The F1 Savannah cat is considered 50% wild.

What does F mean in cat?

The ‘F’ in the Savannah cat generations stands for filial, not foundation and F1, F2, etc. shows how many generations from the serval.

How long does it take for a Savannah cat to reach full size?

3 years
F3 Female Savannahs, and all cats of further generations decrease in size but keep their long legs, big ears and the wild appearance. Savannahs need up to 3 years to reach their full size, so please be patient with your kitten.

How big does a F1 Savannah cat get?

17 inches tall
Adult Savannah cats can grow up to 17 inches tall and weigh 25 pounds, depending on generation. First generation crosses (called F1 and F2) are generally larger than later crosses and have beautiful spotted coats in shades of brown, tan, and black….Savannah.

height 14-17 inches
patterns solid tabby

What size is a Savannah cat?

Size: Savannah cats are medium to large in size, typically weighing between 8 – 20 pounds. Characteristics: Savannah cats look very much like a wild jungle cat. They have long, muscular bodies as well as long legs and a long neck.

What is a F1 Savannah?

An F1 Savannah cat is a hybrid of the African serval cat and a domestic cat. Either a male Savannah and female serval produce an F1 Savannah, or a male serval and female domestic cat. This is the most typical method, but these F1 savannahs are the hardest to breed.

What is the temperament of a Savannah cat?

The Savannah Cat’s Temperament. Savannah Cats are unlike any other breed. They are often described as being very ‘dog like’ in behavior. They are very outgoing and active, loyal, and get along well with both children and dogs.

How big is a full grown Savannah?

Size— our F1 adult females are very large at 18 to 21 pounds respectively; our F2 weighs 13 pounds; one F6 male weighs 12 pounds; the other F6 male weighs 14 pounds. Savannahs continue to grow for just under three years.