This book examines the savannah cat, a cross between an African serval and a domestic cat. The African servals habitat, body features, and diet are discussed. Also mentioned are the common house cats used to breed savannah cats. These include Bengal cats, Oriental shorthairs, ocicats, and Egyptian maus. The savannah cats history and reproduction are discussed as well as this hybrids coat characteristics and color. Readers will explore the savannah cats size, behavior, and character. Finally, readers will learn a few tips for caring for this rare and beautiful hybrid. Full-color photos accompany engaging, easy-to-read text. Extras include an index and a glossary. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.