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Persian Cat

Persian cats always make some sort of dynamic attraction among people especially the cat lovers or breeders. These cats have the specialty of having long hair and are blessed with round head. These are the vital appearance based characters that form the basis for the liking and admiration by the cat lovers at international level. Infact, Persian longhair is the alternative name for Persian cat in a country like United Kingdom.


Persian cats are being considered as those that belong to the oldest breeds of domestic cat and these cats presenting the woolly coat have another feature of stocky legs. The appearance of tail is bushy in nature and this character again enriches the appearance of these cats and the face appears flatter and the legs too appear stocky, thus adding richness to this breed of cats.

The ears in this breed are set low on head region and eyes are comparatively large and are located apart in the head region. This species is frequently exported particularly from United Kingdom to various countries and particularly to USA. Plenty of cat clubs are associated with development of well-defined bloodlines of these cats.

Though the Persian cats are generally said to be the ones that are calm in appearance, elegant to look, agile and affectionate, there are few who say that this kind of cat breeds exhibit some times the snapping and biting actions like canines.


The Persian cats are always considered as a pedigree cats and often they are often the species that is analyzed during the meeting of the cat breeders and cat owners.

It is a feature to be revealed that the Persian cats gets adapted to the closed environment as in case of cat houses and most of the times, the queen cats of this breed give birth small and active litters and these kitten appears lovely with spectacular look.

Persian cats which are famous for their coat reflecting opulence and luxury. These cats may have either large or medium size and many subgroups like shaded Persian, solid-colored Persian, bi-colored Persian, smoke Persian are reared with affections with specific Persian cat breeders.

Important Breeds

Abyssinian

American Bobtail

Bombay

Burmese

Maine Coon

Manx

Persian

Siamese