Many people claim that Ragdoll males are "better" because they are more playful and affectionate, while many owners of females of the same breed argue that they are less likely to litter out of the litter box and generally less aggressive, therefore easier to manage.
That of the Selkirk Rex is a relatively recent and very particular breed, since it was not born from a cross but from a real one. genetic mutation , which manifests itself through the curly hair of the specimens that carry it. It is precisely this that can be responsible for hair loss of some specimens.
The Savannah Cat belongs to a truly out of the ordinary and particularly exotic breed, which includes the African Serval among its ancestors but is small in size. One of the characteristics that make it unique is its particular spotted coat .
In this article we will talk about eye cleaning of an Exotic Shorthair. In fact, among the most common health problems that can afflict this cat there are numerous problems in this area: the squashed muzzle and narrow nose of the animal, in addition to causing various types of respiratory problems, facilitate a profuse lacrimation which can cause not only oxidation of the hair around the eyes but also a number of infections.
The Scottish Fold is one of those cat breeds characterized by a marked sexual dimorphism, that is to say that there are some differences evident between a male and a female . Let's see together what it is. Let's start with the size first:
That of the Exotic Shorthair is a breed closely related to that of the Persian, to which it is similar in certain physical traits but quite different from a character point of view. So let's learn to know their personality better, complete with strengths and weaknesses .
"Naked cat", "Egyptian cat", "hairless cat": there are many names with which the Canadian Sphynx (or simply Sphynx), but whatever you want to call it we are sure that it is one of the most particular and recognizable cats in the feline world, due to its appearance.
In this article we will give you some tips on like brushing a Siberian cat . Brushing is an operation that many felines, especially long-haired ones, have regularly need and not only for aesthetic reasons: an excess of dead hair scattered around the house and on their body, in fact, can lead to some problems for the animal, such as the formation of hairballs in its digestive tract.
If you have never had a Persian cat and you are still wondering how much he lives , you probably do not know that they are a much more delicate breed than others, and this can greatly affect their life expectancy. In this article we will carefully analyze this aspect.
A very particular breed of cats, called Manx, originates from the Isle of Man, located between Ireland and Great Britain. Its most distinctive physical trait is the absence of a tail, on the cause of which various legends were born. But what is the Manx cat character ?
There sterilization (or castration in the case of males) is a surgical procedure in which the reproductive organs of an animal are removed in whole or in part. There are several reasons why you may decide to spay or neuter cats, and sometimes the breed they belong to can affect the best time to proceed.
If one were to rely only on its wild appearance, one might think that the Norwegian Forest Cat (also called the Norwegian Forest Cat, or simply Wegie) has a solitary and independent character, not to mention grumpy. But anyone who has come into contact with one of these animals will have noticed how much it is friendly and eager for company .
Of types of ragdolls there are many and we can make a distinction between coat varieties and colors. Let's start with the variety of ragdoll colorpoint in which the ends of the muzzle, ears and tail have a more intense color, while the rest of the coat is clear.
The Canadian Sphynx are a recent breed, created in 1963 and made official only in 1998. These are cats that do not go unnoticed due to the total absence of hair on their body, and despite their apparently fragile appearance they are quite long-lived.
If you are thinking of taking a Bengal cat with you and you have gods children , you are probably wondering how it behaves with them a specimen of this breed and if it is appropriate to make him socialize with the little ones. Well, we have the answer here for you.
The British Shorthair and the British Longhair they are both beautiful animals, especially for those who have never had a cat with them: in addition to being robust felines with little tendency to develop congenital disorders, these cats are gifted with some of the most interesting traits in the feline world.
The Chartreux cat character has two different facets. In fact, the Carthusian has the great value of willingly accept pampering from his master and is in fact constantly looking for contact. Despite this characteristic, he must be the one to approach, because otherwise he feels submissive and then he could show annoyance.
The Ragdoll is famous for its long, thick, silky coat, blue eyes, and docile, quiet personality. The ragdoll is so gentle and affectionate that he has earned a reputation as a "gentle giant" and is considered an excellent companion animal, especially for children .
The He retched Unfortunately, it is one of the most common symptoms when a cat is sick, and can be caused by a wide variety of ailments. In the case of the Persian cat, however, there is a particular predisposition to manifest this problem.
Which ones are they the differences between a Bengal cat and a Savannah ? Both are hybrid breeds between domestic and wild cats, and both have characteristics similar to a single breed, at least by an inexperienced observer. In fact, there are several differences between the two, which are important to know if you are thinking of taking copies of one or the other home with you.
The result of a series of crosses between specimens of various breeds (such as the American Shorthair and the Russian Blue) with Persian cats, the Exotic Shorthair has inherited from the latter the tendency to develop some Health problems , some of which are caused by its particularly flattened snout.
The Ragdoll is a cat desired by many people for its affectionate and calm temperament. There are, however, some ailments specific to this breed that potential owners should be aware of. These cats love to be in the company of their humans and willingly follow them around the house in order to be with them as much as possible:
Allergy to cats makes it very difficult to take care of them and, in severe cases, even live in their own environment. There are several allergens that can cause this disorder, but the most common is constituted by Fel D1 protein contained in urine, dead skin and especially in the cat's saliva.
The Persian cat is the result of a series of crosses and experiments by man, aimed at making him assume a certain physical appearance. Unfortunately this makes it particularly exposed to the risk of developing some congenital disorders, further widespread in hypertypical specimens (characterized by a flattened snout).
It is easy to imagine why so many people confuse a Ragdoll cat with a Sacred of Burma : it is above all the combinations of colors in which they appear that deceive a not too experienced observer. There are, however, substantial ones differences that can allow us to distinguish them:
Among the most popular breeds in the feline world, the Persian cat certainly occupies a place of honor due to its very particular appearance, essentially the work of man. Yet, despite having very specific characteristics, there may still be some confusion with other breeds.
The Scottish Fold and the British Shorthair they are two breeds of cats, some of which tend to get confusing: in fact they look quite similar and have a fair number of traits in common. However, they are still different races, and in this article we will tell you what exactly the differences between them.
That of the Bengal cat is a very particular and fascinating breed because it comes from a series of crosses between domestic and wild cats (specimens of Asian leopard cat , to be precise), and therefore has unique characteristics that make it quite easy to identify.
That of the Siberian cat is an easily identifiable breed, but which nevertheless has some similarities to others. To understand if your cat really belongs to this breed, or simply to find out about them more distinctive features , read here how to recognize exactly a Siberian cat .
Before buy a Bengal cat it is important to know some details about this cat with such an exotic and fascinating look. Also known as Bengalese or Bengal, it is a very lively and athletic animal, the perfect companion for adventures for those who love to interact and play constantly.
Affectionate and sociable the purebred cat Scottish fold has a character very affable: in short, he is an adorable companion in adventures who does not like solitude, always at the side of his human friend shows a faithful and attentive attitude.
Hands up those of you who know the Chinese mountain cat - the Biet's cat - or in the exact term Felis Bieti! Or rather, how many of you have seen it? In this article we address features and behavior typical of this very rare feline. The Chinese mountain cat is one of the few wild cats that are hardly seen in nature.
Through the following images, we present a rare and very little known cat breed, the Biet's cat . Unfortunately, there is not much information about this breed either Images , this is due to the fact that scientists themselves hardly know this specimen.
Many cat lovers would like to pet a lion, tiger or snow leopard at least once in their life. But it is not easy, indeed many will have to give up their desire, but there is a way to solve the problem! It is possible to have a house cat of a similar size.
There are wonderful wild cats in the world that are mostly unknown. To you this wonderful gallery! What is your favorite? Andean cat Native to South America, it is a feline that weighs around 5.5 kg. Unfortunately it is on the verge of extinction.
Man's cat, also called Manx more correctly, is native to the Isle of Man which is located between Great Britain and Ireland. The word Manx, from which the name of the breed derives, can refer not only to the typical cat of this island but also to its population and its Celtic language.
The Ragdoll is considered the cat most docile existing in the world, despite this it must be emphasized that each cat is unique and has its own particular character, therefore any information on the personality of the breed is understood in general.
Most Giant Maine Coon largest in the world is called Ludo. He lives in Wakefield, England. It holds the record for the largest domestic cat in the world. Its owner, Kelsey Gill, claims that in her litter, Ludo was the largest of all kittens.
There are those who seem firmly convinced that Alice in Wonderland's Cheshire Cat is actually a British Shorthair. These elegant and "smiling" cats are all to be discovered and have a character that makes them truly unique. We will talk about it in this article.
It is commonly believed that the Bengal cat is hypoallergenic, since fewer cases of allergic reaction have been observed in his case and generally in a milder form than other breeds. But what is this due to? And is this a completely reliable response?