Persian cats came from Iran's deserts. Most Americans own Persian cats. Persians. Round-faced Persians have lengthy coats. Solids, silver, gold, smoky, shaded, tabby, particolor, bicolor, and pointed.
The Persian cat's calm demeanour is well-known. Young children shouldn't roughhouse friendly Persian cats. They get along with gentle, polite kids but want to be caressed. Persians like pets.
Persians watch housework from seats or window ledges. Isolated. Indoors to avoid overheated or tangled coats. Persian cats love their families, yet they're OK living alone.
The Persian cat's thick, luxuriant coat demands the greatest maintenance of any cat. Long, thick coat. Brushing isn't enough. To prevent matting, a Persian in full coat needs daily combing and brushing with a soft slicker brush.
A few play sessions a day can keep your Persian cat physically and mentally occupied. Cats also enjoy scratching. Set up approved scratching locations in your home.
Purebred cats get breed-specific diseases. Persians have hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and retinal atrophy. Reputable breeders check adult Persian cats' health to prevent undesirable features in kittens.
Short, muscular legs, a short back, a cobby, solid torso, and a deep chest characterise the Persian. Persian cats have flat faces, wide cheeks, large round eyes, short muzzles and snub noses, strong chins, and medium-sized ears.
Persian cats can grow overweight if they eat too much. Staying slim can avoid diabetes and heart problems in cats. Feed measured meals twice a day instead of constantly filling the food bowl. Kittens need three meals a day.