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Siamese Cat Traits

Siamese Cat Traits

Siamese cats make good companions and pets and are gaining popularity in America as the most desired breed for cat lovers as pets. Many traits of this breed have changed over the last three hundred years of its existence but many of the traits are still intact. More...

 

Persian Cats Facts

Persian Cats Facts

The Persian cats are regarded as the best breed of cats that a cat lover would cherish to possess. There are many versions regarding their origin. The claim of them being descendents of sand cat is not accepted since there is no evidence. Some also claim that they are products of cross-breeding the Angoras with Russian or Chinese Long-hair, but this is also unproven. It can be said that this feline came to be recognized as a specific breed in the 19th century and they came to the US at around the same time. More...

 

Tonkinese Life Expectancy

Tonkinese Life Expectancy

The Tonkinese breed came in to existence by crossing the Siamese cats with the Burmese cats. This was first done by an American cat breeder by the name Edith Lux. But this breed was first recognized and registered in Canada due to the efforts of a cat breeder called, Margaret Conroy. This was registered in the year 1965. More...

 

Life Expectancy Of Maine Coon Cat

Life Expectancy Of Maine Coon Cat

Maine coon cats are regarded as the state cat of Maine. There are several theories regarding the way in which this cat reached the shores of America. But as far as the history is concerned, many believe that these cats were first seen in the state of Maine in New England. It is regarded as the oldest cat in America. They are recognized by most cat organizations and also allowed to participate in shows. More...

 

What Is The Best Abyssinian Cat Diet ?

What Is The Best Abyssinian Cat Diet ?

Abyssinian cats make wonderful pets for owners who have he time to spend in caring and playing with them. They are popular due to their affectionate nature and intelligence. These cats have a graceful appearance due to their features and the tickling effect of the coat along the spine- line. They have a slender stature, almond shaped eyes, long and broad based tail, tufts of hair in the ears and a wedge-shaped face. The ancient Egyptian culture regarded Abyssinian cats as a mystical figure. This breed of cats will require specific care for maintaining their health. More...

 

Information On Birman Cat

Information On Birman Cat

Tell tale stories have it that the Birman cat has its origins in Burma. The white colored cat of the temple named ‘Sinh’ is believed to have jumped on the head priest when the temple was attacked. When the priest died, his spirit is believed to have entered the cat signified by the change in the color of the cat’s coat. This is commonly referred to as ‘The sacred cat’ in Burma. This makes them ideal as companions especially for children. While they enjoy resting on the lap of their owners, they take less than a minute to get into a mood for playing. More...

 

Information On Himalayan Cats

Information On Himalayan Cats

Himalayan cats are commonly called color-point Persian cat. These were bred by crossing Persian and Siamese cats. They are medium or large sized felines with a cute face. While the structure of the body is similar to the Persian cats, the coloring of the ears is close to the Siamese cats. More...

 

Life Span Of A Chartreux Cat

Life Span Of A Chartreux Cat

The breed of Chartreux has been in existence from as long back as the sixteenth century. It is believed that the monks belonging to the ‘Order of Kartuizer monks’ bred them in the hilly areas of France in order to keep the rodents in the monastry at bay. More...

 

Rabies Symptoms In Cats

Siamese Cats Facts

Your cat can get rabies if it has been bitten by an animal that is rabid. Rabies is caused due to a virus that affects the central nervous system. Through the nervous system, the virus spreads all over the body and then finds it way into the brain. This usually happens around 2 to 6 weeks after the cat has been bitten by an infected animal. More...

 

Houseplants That Cats Will Not Eat

Houseplants That Cats Will Not Eat

People who have cats are always complaining that their cats end up eating houseplants. Hence, it would make sense to have houseplants that cats will not eat. However, care should be taken as there are some plants that are toxic and poisonous for cats. These plants should not be kept in the house as they pose a danger to the well being of a cat. Rather, a person should opt for those houseplants that cats will not go near. More...