Persian cat

Are Persian cats lazy?

I think it is unfair to ask whether Persian cats are lazy! It's a bit insulting. It is kinder to…

4 weeks ago

What is a Persian cat’s life expectancy?

The Persian cat's life expectancy is almost 4 years shorter than the general cat population for one major reason: polycystic…

1 month ago

Contradictory CFA Persian breed standard still demands an unhealthy cat

Some time ago the CFA Persian breed standard described this breed as having a "pansy-like" face. I don't see it…

3 months ago

What is a punch face cat?

'Punch face' is an unfortunate term to describe the modern Persian cat. The term is based on violence which makes…

7 months ago

Pictures of a Persian cat at the seaside

These are two photos of a ginger Persian cat called Zen. He is a modern, flat-faced Persian with a lion…

7 months ago

Quiz on the origin of the Persian cat

Please follow the instructions. There is one question and ten possible answers one of which is strictly speaking correct. Thanks…

7 months ago

Picture of Flat-Faced Tortie Smoke Persian Female Cat

This is a classic Helmi Flick studio photograph of SC Surreal's Trick of Treat 'Fruit Loops'. She was 8-months-of-age at…

8 months ago

Flat-faced Persians banned from flying with Virgin Australia

The airline company Virgin Australia has banned flat-faced cats (and dogs) due to a spike in 'issues across the industry'.…

8 months ago

Where do Persian cats come from?

Well, Persian cats should come from Persia which is now Iran. Of course we are referring to the original Persian…

10 months ago

Persian cats can’t groom themselves properly. I explain why.

A relatively high percentage of Persian cats have haircoat disorders because they are unable to groom themselves properly A recent…

1 year ago