When they are awake they like to be busy. Notably, ligers typically grow larger than either parent species, unlike tigons which tend to be about as large as a female tiger. Contrary to some beliefs, the tigon ends up smaller than either parent, because male tigers and female lionesses have a growth inhibitor. It looks like a giant lion with diffused stripes. Bengals are loving and affectionate domestic cats, but they will usually be the one who decides when they want to snuggle with you.
The liger is the largest feline hybrid, but the Siberian tiger is one of the largest natural subspecies.
Asian Leopard Cat (Prionailurus bengalensis)
Retrieved 22 December Below are some tables showing the many Panthera hybrids. On August 21,long-haired Bengals were granted "preliminary" breed status in the New Zealand Cat Fancy registry under the breed name Cashmereat the behest of a breeder named Damian Vaughan. It is also able to swim, but will seldom do so. HCM is a common genetic disease in Bengal Cats that has no genetic testing available at this current time