What do dominant and recessive mean?
Basic Cat Coat
A description of the inheritance of black, chocolate, cinnamon, blue lilac, and fawn.
Inheritance of red, cream, and particolor.
White and Bicolor Inheritance (and
notes about white lockets etc.)
Lorraine Shelton's"The Pigment Parade"
Pointed, Burmese, and the Tonkinese Combination
Tabby Pattern Inheritance
About silvers and shaded silvers
my shaded Oriental program
Carol Johnson, DVM, PhD article on shaded silver genetic mechanisms (look under "resources" on this page)
Eye-color updated 8'04
Inheritance of coat length and structure
Inherited diseases and defects
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Other cat genetics sites:
Colors FAQ: Cat Color Genetics
White spotting:The pigment parade (about bi-color)