Japanese bobtail
Long ago, the Japanese believed that the huge, terrible Nekomata cat lives high in the mountains. Its tail is like a snake, and it brings death and unhappiness to people.…

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Chausi (home reed cat)
Chausi (hauzi) - one of the largest cat breeds. Its name comes from the Latin name of the jungle cat - Felis chaus nilotika, who lived in South Asia and…

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Mekong bobtail
The legends about the cat's mysterious adventures of incredible beauties and handsome men with dark muzzles, legs and tails, guarding the treasures in the temples and palaces of the Ancient…

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Day of the exhibition: registration, examination, rings

The first trip to the exhibition is always fraught with some bustle, uncertainty and fear. An inexperienced owner is lost in a crowd of people, in the ranks of cages, amid noise and din: where to go first, where to leave things, what table can you take? So that confusion does not put to enjoy the trip, it is advisable to know in advance how cat shows are held.

The article describes the exhibitions on the WCF system, since under the auspices of this particular felinological organization most of the exhibitions in Russia and the near abroad are held. Continue reading

Ginger cat: a sign of happiness

Even in ancient times, it was believed that the red cat – is the support and hope of all the suffering and sick. It was the red cats and cats that were considered to be real advocates (sometimes magical properties were attributed to them), and later they were even elevated to the rank of healers: it was believed that if the red cat started to take care of the patient, the latter would recover much faster after the operation or serious illness. Continue reading

Siberian cat

Now it is almost impossible to establish where it came from and how the Siberian cat breed was formed. It can be assumed that from the European part of Russia cats with immigrant Cossacks got into Siberia, and then to the Far East. In a harsh Siberian climate and the cat was formed, which we now call the Siberian.

Long thick wool with a rich undercoat perfectly protected the Siberian cat from frost. In addition, the wool of the Siberian cat does not get wet, perfectly protecting it from rain and snow. Siberian cats colors can be very diverse. Continue reading

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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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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…

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Burmese Cat (Burmese)
The Burmese cat has a compact, dense, muscular torso of medium size. Looking at this neat animal, you can’t immediately say that there is a powerful, heavy beast in front…

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Tricolor cats - tricolor happiness
Probably, everyone who loves cats, has repeatedly heard in his life a famous belief that tricolor cats in any home bring happiness and special patronage. And white cats with black…

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