Persian - Himalayan


To read the full history of the Persian breed click here. The beautiful colourpoint Persian first appeared in the 1930s in America. The Persian colourpoint was the result of a ten year long breeding programme that aimed to create a long haired cat with Siamese markings.


Read about the Persian behaviour here.


Self, coloured, and tortie and tabby points.

Breed Details

  • Status: Common
  • Place of Origin: USA
  • Rough date of Origin: 1930s
  • Hair length: Longhair
  • Activity Level: Low
  • Vocalness: Low
  • Child friendly: Not so good with children
  • Intelligence:
  • Playfullness: Relaxed
  • Grooming Requirements: Everyday
  • Weight: 3.5 - 7.0kg
  • Size: Medium
  • House Cat or Outdoor Cat: House Cat
  • Pet Compatibility:
  • Social Needs:

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