Sphynx Cat Breed

Sphynx cat

Sphynx at a glance

  • Origin: Toronto, 1966 and Minnesota
  • Lifespan: 12-14 years
  • Eyes: Hazel, green, yellow, blue, copper
  • Energy: Medium to high
  • Temperament: Playful, outgoing, curious, loving
  • Weight: Males 4-5 kg (8.8 – 11 lbs), females 3.5-4 kg (7.8 – 8.8 lbs)
  • Colours: All colours and patterns
  • Grooming: None but does require a regular bath
  • Good with children?  Excellent
  • Cost: $1,000 – $2,000

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Munchkin Cat Breed Profile

Munchkin cat

Munchkins at a glance     History     Temperament     Appearance     Care

Munchkin cats at a glance

  • Origin: Louisiana, USA
  • Scientific name: Felis catus
  • Lifespan: 12-14 years
  • Energy: Medium
  • Temperament: Playful, outgoing, easily trainable
  • Weight: Males 5-6 kg (11 – 13 lbs), females 4-5 kg (8.8 – 11 lbs)
  • Eyes: Blue, green, gold, yellow
  • Colours: All colours
  • Grooming: Requires weekly grooming
  • Also called: Weiner cat, American Munchkin, Sausage cat, Midget cat
  • Cost: $1,800

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Maine Coon Cat Profile: Personality and Care

Red Maine Coon

At a glance

  • Origin: USA
  • Lifespan: 12-14 years
  • Eyes: Green, gold, copper and white cats can have blue or odd eyes
  • Energy: Medium
  • Temperament: Loyal, easygoing, intelligent, gentle
  • Weight: Males 6-8 kg (13.2 – 17.6 lbs), females 5-7 kg (11 – 15.4 lbs)
  • Colours: Solid, tabby, bi-colour and shaded
  • Coat: Long
  • Grooming: Requires daily grooming
  • Good with children? Yes
  • Also called: Coonie, Maine Cat, Maine Trick Cat, American Longhair, American Forest Cat, American Shag and American Snughead.

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Longhair Burmilla – History, Appearance & Temperament

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About     History     Appearance     Temperament    

At a glance

  • Lifespan: 12-14 years
  • Eyes: Green
  • Energy: Low to medium
  • Temperament: Placid, loyal, easygoing, playful
  • Weight: Males  5 – 6 kg (11– 13.2 lbs), females 4.5 – 5.5 kg (9.9 – 11 lbs)
  • Colours: Black, brown, chocolate and blue in shaded or ticked
  • Grooming: Weekly

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