Tag: cat breed

About Persian cats – summary

Selecting which breed of cat to suit you requires some research to make the best possible choice for you and for your pet. There are so many breeds to choose from, that it can be quite daunting. The long luxurious…

Petersburg Sphynx – Peterbald

Peterbald sphynx

Your life will turn upside down after you meet a Petersburg Sphynx or a Peterbald. “What is this? A dog? A monkey? An alien? What happened to it? Did you shave it? What an ugly creature!!! What a cutie!” These are just several of thousands of questions and comments that the owner of a Peterbald will constantly hear.

Siamese cats

Siamese cat female

It’s said that the only certain thing in life is change. Well that certainly applies to the Siamese breed of cat. Over the years, selective breeding has radically changed the appearance of this beautiful and intelligent creature – from a…

Persian cats breed

These very popular and beautiful cats can be traced back to as early as 1684 BC although their precise geographical origin is a mystery. Almost everyone would recognize a Persian cat with its beautiful long flowing coat and sweet gentle…

Behaviour of Maine Coon cats

If you are having difficulties in deciding whether to get a cat or a dog, then this breed may well solve your problem. Maine Coon cats have a temperament and behave much more like dogs than cats. They are often…

History of Maine Coon Cats

The history of this breed of large felines has many interesting facets, including a possible link to the Royal cats of Marie Antoinette. There are some myths, which are genetically impossible, but add to the aura of mystery around this…

Norwegian Forest Cats

Norwegian Forest Cat Portrait

If you are looking for a breed of cat or kitten that has not been engineered by man, then the Norwegian Forest Cat may be the one for you. If you enjoy a large furry fluffy armful of fun that…

Cornish Rex cats

Cornish Rex kitten

A Cornish Rex is a spectacular breed. The coat of a Cornish Rex is extremely fine and wavy, and it almost does not shed. These are particularly affectionate cats with an angelic disposition. History A Cornish Rex is an English…

Breed summary – British Shorthair

The British Shorthair breed is one of the few breeds that seem to have everything going for it. It is an intelligent breed, easily capable of learning a variety of tricks, and is able to communicate skilfully with its owner,…