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Loma Linda University Photo Archive. There is a lot of controversy over whether to screen for this disease or not, and it seems the breed has a very large divide, with about half of the breeders screening, and the other half not. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. At the same time, Bill Engler wanted to preserve the exotic cats' genes by breeding them with house cats. At first, cross-breeding of this wildcat with domestic cats was a genetic study into feline leukemia in the ss. After three generations from the original crossing, the breed usually acquires a gentle domestic cat temperament;  however, for the typical pet owner, a Bengal cat kept as a pet should be at least four generations F4 removed from the leopard cat. Retrieved 22 December This is another test that anyone breeding Bengal Cats should have done on their cats before breeding, as it is very inexpensive, noninvasive, and easy to do.