A tabby is a cat with a distinctive coat that features stripes, dots, or swirling patterns, usually together with an "M" mark on its forehead. (read more on Wiki).

15 woofs:

georgia little pea said...

M mark on the forehead? i never knew that! probably because i don't look at kitties that much :p

we're looking forward to the arrival of your BLUE collar *LOL*

have a lovely weekend xox

Unknown said...

must be a "money" mark :D i must keep this kitty for good luck then :)

urmm.. don't look at kitties too much... cos cat watching could put you in a daze and stop you from doing any work :D

The Daily Pip said...

Oh, I want to scratch that belly!

Your pal, Pip

Spiffy said...

M mark? You tipu me kah? LOL! Nanti I go check Wiki out.

Sandee said...

What a pretty little thing too. Time for some tummy lovin'.

Have a terrific day. :)

3 doxies said...

Waaaaaaaaa'sup!!!!!!!!! I IS BACK! Let da party begin...hehehe!

Nows dat is some interesting stuffs bouts da M...who knoew blogging could be educational?

Puddles...glad to be back!!!!!

houndstooth said...

Aww, what a cutie!


Ann said...

what a sweet kitty. I just want to reach right in the screen and give it some tummy scratches. Can you distract Duke for a minute while I do that? :)

Chicco said...

So beautiful this kittie.
Have a nice weekend.
Woof, woof,


Lorenza said...

Very interesting info!
I did not know it!
Kisses and hugs

Bailey Be Good! said...

Awww, that's kinda a cute kitty!

Woofs & hugs,

~Bailey (Yep, I'm a girl!)

BeadedTail said...

Angel has a faint M on her forehead but Mommy has had tabbys with the very distinct M on their foreheads. We really like that photo and quote!

Anonymous said...

Cats from different countries have almost the same mannerism..


Kristine said...

Our kitty is a lovely orange tabby as well. I maintain they are the nicest cats in the world. Even if he is a little grumpy at times. :-)

Remington said...

Very cool!