Sunday, June 15, 2008


PersianPerhaps the most popular of all cat breeds is the exquisite Persian cat. It is one of the oldest cats in existence, with records of its presence dating back to times of Pharaohs in Egypt. It is generally believed though that the cat originated in Persia, now known as Iran. They were brought over to Europe centuries ago though it was not until the later half of the nineteenth century that their fame truly began to spread. In United Kingdom they are called Persian Longhairs or simply Longhairs. A felid without an established pedigree is referred to simply as Domestic Longhair Cat.

Over the years, through selected breeding the appearance of Persian cats has changed quite a bit from the time when they were first introduced to the rest of the world. Their traditional doll face has been developed into a shortened muzzle and flattened high nose. Coat has become more and more thick and long with a variety of colors and patterns include silver, gold, tabby, solid and bicolors. Body is cobby with short and strong legs and round head. Eyes are big and expressive and ears low and widely set.

Though they are highly sought for their beauty, the Persians also suffer from some health issues. Their long silky double layered coat frequently gets matted and requires regular washing, drying and combing to prevent tangles and hairballs. The modern flat-faced Persians frequently develop respiratory problems owing to their flattened nose that obstructs breathing as well as the tear ducts, meaning that their eyes and nose require daily wiping to clean away crusts. Some Persians develop Polycystic Kidney Disease as well. Responsible breeders though are making efforts to preserve the health of this splendid cat above all.

PersiansPersians are the most gentle and docile of all cats. They are very affectionate and tolerant animals who fare best in a peaceful, loving environment. It is best to keep them as indoor pets to free their long exuberant fur from parasites even as they have been occasionally reported by some to be surprisingly good hunters. Persians are not a very vocal breed and are not demanding at all. They are, on the whole, very sweet and easy going animals who make great pets and loving companions.

Images © Warren Photographic -


Tyrving said...

On this site you may see Persian cats with a more modern look!

rin kagamine said...

soooo kawaiiiiiii!!!!!!

yoob games said...

veryy nice
tnx for sharing this infos
العاب بنات
العاب طبخ جديدة
العاب بنات

Anonymous said...

العاب فلاش جديدة جدا استمتع بأفضل العاب الاونلاين 2016 مجانا من موقع العاب وشارك كل الالعاب الجميله مع كل اصدقائك
العاب سيارات
العاب تلبيس
العاب حرب
العاب بن تن
العاب طبخ
العاب غامبول
العاب سبونج بوب
العاب كرة القدم

العاب مكياج

لعبة الفراخ

لعبة زوما

لعبة من سيربح المليون

لعبة الفراخ

لعبة ماريو

العاب قص شعر

العاب باربي

العاب دورا

لعبة من سيربح المليون

جوجل بلاي

internet download manager

Mourad Abdelmorite said...

THis is good
العاب طبخ العاب طبخ جديدة العاب طبخ بنات العاب طبخ جميلة العاب طبخ ستايل العاب طبخ بنات جديدة al3ab tabkh

hường lê said...

Such a very useful article. Very interesting to read this article.I would like to thank you for the efforts you had made for writing this awesome article.

Discover our website bounty of free online games now!
Our website has the biggest collection of free online games. Totally new games are added every day!

age of war 2
gold Miner 2
unfair Mario 2
cubefield 2
tanki Online 2

ملاك عبده said...

موقع العاب

العاب سيارات

العاب جديدة



افضل موقع العاب

العاب 2017

العاب 2016

العاب سيارات جديدة

العاب سيارات 2017

العاب طبخ

العاب طبخ سارة

العاب طبخ 2017

العاب طبخ جديدة

العاب بنات

العاب بنات جديدة


لعبة صب واي

العاب قطارات

زورا موقعي


موقعي من هنا

اضغط هنا

زورونا تفضل هنا

العاب جديدة جدا

العاب اكشن

العاب اكشن جديدة

العاب مغامرات

العاب مغامرات 2017

العاب فلاش 2017

العاب السيارات الجديدة

العاب قطرات

لعبة طبخ

لعبة سيارات

لعبة بنات

لعبة فلاش

Post a Comment