Animal Stories - Tortoise Shell Cats

Animal-World Information about: Tortoise Shell Cats

Tortoiseshell Cats have a beautiful tapestry of wonderful interweaving colors!
Latest Animal Stories
sarahjane - 2008-11-23
beautiful tortoiseshell

renee - 2008-11-22
My Tortie is named Jaye-Bird (JJ) and she is absolutely beautiful! I found her as a kitten prowling around the parking lot at my work, looking for food. Her personality is so open and affectionate...I have never had a cat like her. She gets along with everyone, including dogs. I met another tortie cat and her temperment was similiar to my JJ's...very easy-going and flexible. Are other Tortie's like this also. Thanks for letting me share about her! :-)

Nancy - 2008-11-03
My tortie is named Gabby, she was found in the middle of the road barely able to get out of a laundry basket i kept her in.. I just love her, she is so playful, and also follows me around and comes running when i call Gabby Goo! they are wonderful cats.

Shelley - 2008-10-19
My Molly is a naughty tortie!
Unlike most other tortoise shell cats I've seen she doesn't have big patches of colours, she's mainly black with very subtle brown marbling. But she has a little white chin and a white paw which gives her a pink pad.
I have two other cats, and I know it's wrong but I have a special soft spot for mol-mol.
She and I have a special bond that everyone can see, she even has a special meow that she uses for her mama!

Marvin - 2008-10-12
I have a Tortie called Ariel. I have had cats before but I didn't have them for hours at a time. Not Ariel! She follows me around my house. She follows me to the bathroom. She has to sit at my feet or on the desk in my office. Before I go to sleep at night, she hides under the bed because she knows she wont' be able to stay with me in my bedroom at night. In the morning I open my bedroom door and she comes right in meowing and jumps on my bed. I am not sure when she sleeps. What a cat.

michael - 2008-08-29
I have a Tortie named Sorella. She is the sweestest little girl in the world. She is very affectionate and absolutely gorgeous.

Nelson R - 2008-08-22
I have a Torti also, I got her from the SPCA five years ago, they told me she was about two years old at that time. I believe she was much younger as she grew to almost twice her size since I got her. Her name is Riki and she doesn't let me out of her site at any time, she is totally an inside cat. The last Torti I owned was 22 years old when we finally had to have her put down due to kidney cancer, she too was such a sweetheart and I still miss her. All Torti's are such nice pets.

annette - 2008-05-28
I have a tortie cat also. Her name is Sephora. She is just over a year old. When I first got her she was grey with light color on her paws. On her first trip to the Vet for her kitten well-visit the tech said "Oh you have a tortie"! I never heard of her type before. I live on a dairy farm. Her mother is all black and her father well who knows. All I can say is my Sephora is crazy as heck, but I love her.

Leigh - 2008-05-21
I have a tortoiseshell named tatty. I love her a lot!

Kate Floss - 2008-03-10
I have a tortoise shell, she's named macy, but she has lots of nicknames. I love her so much. She is turning 6 on the 19th of april. Old I know, but she's the best animal I have ever had in my whole life and I've had many.