Persian

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The Persian is one of the most popular cat breeds.  Large, round head with blunt (pug) face.  Small, rounded ears and round, large eyes.  Long, flowing coat that requires grooming.  Short tail.  Expressive eyes.  An indoor cat. This cat really knows how to “take it easy”.

  • BREED TYPE:  Natural
  • BODY TYPE:  Cobby
  • COAT TYPE: Longhair
  • SIZE:  Medium to large
  • TEMPERAMENT:  Laid back, undemanding.  Loves to be petted.  Quiet.  Will seek security and serenity.
  • COLORS: White, cream, red, lavender, blue, chocolate, black, cream and white, red and white, lavender and white, blue and white, chocolate and white, black and white, blue-cream, chinchilla, pewter, golden.  Tortoiseshell.  Calico: calico, dilute, and van.  Chocolate Tortie.  Cameo:  torbie, cream shaded, red shaded.  Chocolate Torbie.  Tabby:  lavender, blue, red, silver, brown classic.   Smoke:  blue-cream, cream, blue, black, blue-cream, tortie.   Shaded silver.

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