Felis ISSN 2398-2950

Persian longhair

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Specification

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  •   Persian Longhair 

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

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

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


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