Cute Cat Miss Bruce; Agouti Coat
Some of you may know an Agouti is a South American animal. It is also a term used in the cat world for a specific type of coat. An agouti coat means that one strand of hair contains three colors. The Abysinian breed of cats has an overall agouti coat. If you look at Miss Bruce she looks like an average tri-color cat.
Miss Bruce is just an average American short hair cat with a sweet disposition. However the tan parts of her coat are agouti. In the photo below you can see how the skin is black and then single strands of fur have three colors.Each of the strands in that patch of fur ends in the tan color although that is hard to see from the photo.