Persian - Tabby and Tortie Cats
To read the full history of the Persian breed click here. This colour of Persian was created in the UK in the 1800s. This breed was developed to include the classic, mackerel, and spotted tabby.
Read about the Persian behaviour here.
All colours, with spotted, classic, and mackerel markings.
- Status: Common
- Place of Origin: UK
- Rough date of Origin: 1800s
- Hair length: Longhair
- Activity Level: Low
- Vocalness: Low
- Child friendly: Not so good with children
- Playfullness: Relaxed
- Grooming Requirements: Everyday
- Weight: 3.5 - 7.0kg
- Size: Medium
- House Cat or Outdoor Cat: House Cat
- Pet Compatibility:
- Social Needs: