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Abyssinian Remake with 4 Coat Colors

by Deinonychus Posted 1st Sep 2017 at 5:03 PM - Updated 1st Sep 2017 at 5:48 PM by PharaohHound
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Abyssinian Cats!!

When I first saw the pets that came in the Sims 3, I was really disappointed that they all looked...well...WEIRD! So this may be the start of remaking different cat breeds and adding some that are missing. I started with Abyssinians, but I'm probably not going to go in a specific order, I just like Abys and Somalis (Which are basically long-haired Abys) so I started with the easier of the 2.
Breed Info from TICA. They are one of the organizations that arrange cat shows and registers breeders, so I decided to use their information for my cats.

The 4 TICA accepted coat colors for Abys are included and I tweaked and adjusted each of them separately so that they don't just look like different colors of the same coat. Even though Aby markings are so similar that game markings are extremely limiting, I tried my best and think they came out well. :D

Coat Colors:
  • Blue
  • Cinnamon
  • Fawn
  • Ruddy

The Eyes are CC, and I went a bit wild with the colors, but I really don't like the default eyes and Traelia did so well on their replacement set.

Purrrrfect Cat Default Replacement Eyes by Traelia

The cat personality traits are all blank, there are not accessories on the cats, they're all set to male, and they area all named after their coat colors with the last name "Abyssinian" so that you may exercise your creative freedom. Just don't re-upload the cats after you've added these things. Enjoy these lovelies and happy Simming!


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Abyssinians.rar 499.8 KB 135 1st Sep 2017
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