Felis ISSN 2398-2950 Persian longhair Contributor(s): Vetstream Ltd Specification Biological data Specification Picture General information One of the first recognized breed groups, many different colors and patterns were already recognized by the 1900s. Championship status except for Chocolate Tortie, Lilac Cream and 'any other color (AOC)' Tabbies (Provisional status) and Shaded Silver and Tabby Bi-Colors (Preliminary status). Generally quiet and placid. Need daily grooming to prevent knotting. Biological data This article is available in full to registered subscribers Sign up now to purchase a 30 day trial, or Login Further Reading PublicationsRefereed papers Recent references from PubMed and VetMedResource. Other sources of information USA Visit the Cat Fanciers' Association website to search for details of CFA Affiliated cat clubs - www.cfa.org. Persian Breed Council -www.persianbc.org. UK Visit the Governing Council of the Cat Fancy website to search for details of GCCF Affiliated cat clubs - www.gccfcats.org. Blue Persian Cat Society -www.bluepersiancatsociety.co.uk. Whie Persian Cat Club -www.whitepersiancatclub.co.uk.