York Chocolate Cat

The York Chocolate Cat is a new American breed of show cat with a long fluffy coat and a tapered tail and most of them are chocolate. The first part of its name is taken from New York state where it was bred in 1983. This breed was created by color-selecting domestic longhaired cats and as the name suggests all members of this breed are solid chocolate or lilac chocolate and white or lilac and white. The breed is not yet widely recognized by breeders and the Cat Fanciers' Association.