Turkish van
The Turkish van is a cat called “van katu” in its historic homeland, which means “Van Lake cat”. According to local legend, these snow-white cats caught mice on Noah's Ark,…

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American curl
The history of the American Curl cat breed began in June 1981, in the town of Lakewood (California). A black kitten with a half-length of wool and unusual curls of…

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Coloring cats: the most incredible options
Thanks to constant crossbreeding and various experiments, felinologists managed to bring out a lot of feline colors, many of which look simply amazing and unusual. However, the genetics of cats'…

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British shorthair cat

What qualities are strongly associated with the Victorian era? Most likely, it is aristocracy and power. For many people, the British Shorthair cat has the same associations. And this is not surprising – because the breed was bred by English gentlemen and presented to the public in the seventies of the nineteenth century. British cats were obtained by crossing native cats with representatives of other breeds, among which were Persian cats. The British Shorthair cat had an expressive appearance, sociable character, excellent hunting qualities and good health. Continue reading

Burmese cat (sacred burma)

The origin of the Burmese cat, as befits an eastern beauty, is shrouded in mystery. According to a popular legend, these cats descend from sacred temple animals, several individuals of which came to France at the beginning of the twentieth century. Active breeding work was interrupted by the Second World War, after which only a few cats survived. To restore the breed used Persian and Siamese breeds of cats. The Burmese breed has combined all the advantages inherent in cats of both breeds, and has become a real masterpiece. Continue reading

Preparation for the exhibition
The first exhibition is always an exciting event. The owner has a lot of questions, because you need to take into account every little thing. Where do you start your…

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British longhair cat
British cats have long been deservedly popular all over the world. Many fans of the breed especially like their thick "plush" fur. But sometimes it happens that the British cats…

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Caraquet
A cat with dog habits and a “wild” appearance — approximately so briefly can be described a karaket. It seems that this animal combines all the best that can be…

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European shorthair cat
There is an opinion that European cats originate from Egyptian cats, which, in due time, were brought by Roman legionaries first to Italy, and from there the cats spread throughout…

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