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Snowshoe

Snowshoe

Snowshoe is a relatively new cat breed, originating in the United States of America. Snowshoe cat breed first appeared in the city of Philadelphia, when one of the Siamese gave birth to three cubs ascending a unique color pattern. The owner began to promote their offspring originals. What followed were more selective breeding programs and efforts for recognition of the U.S. cat associations. Even if there are more than 45 years, Snowshoe cats are quite rare because the specific model of the coat is difficult to obtain. However, race is becoming increasingly popular in the U.S. and Eur
Tonkinese

Tonkinese

Tonkinese is a medium sized cat with short hair, also called the Golden Siamese. Cats of this breed is lively, friendly and not noisy. When given the opportunity to be active in the house, these cats are ideal pets for apartment.


History

Tonkinese cats have resulted from crossing Siamese with Burman. Some declare that breeders Tonkinese cat-their appearance there since the nineteenth century and the first specimen was imported into California in 1930.Another theory about the origin of Tonkinese, their appearance is based on the fact that race is the similarit
Manx - Tailless Cat

Manx - Tailless Cat

Manx is a breed of cat characterized by a genetic mutation manifested in the spine. This mutation shortens the tail and, in the most extreme cases, the tail is completely missing. Manx breed cats are skilled hunters known as managed to beat booty bigger than them, even when they are puppies. These cats are very popular with farmers who have problems with vermin.

History

Manx breed originated in Isle of Man, an island in the British Isles. Place of origin give the name and the first specimens were described in the eighteenth century. Manx cats islanders say the Armada shi
Siberian cats

Siberian cats

Siberian is a medium sized cat breed. This cat breed is recognized by most organizations, being accepted by Cat Fanciers Association in 2000. Any coat color of these cats is accepted in competitions. Siberian has its origins in Russia and is very appreciated for quiet and affectionate temperament.


History

Siberian cat breed is a very old but was not officially recognized only at the end of last century. This situation was due to the fact that the communist regime in Russia doe
Laperm, cats with curly hair

Laperm, cats with curly hair

Laperm breed cats are in Class Rex, known for its soft fur created. These cats are originating in the United States of America and are found worldwide today. The breed is unique in terms of genetic, not directly related to any of the other Rex breeds. Cats have a constitution Laperm elegance and athletic and are characterized as being very affectionate, active and sociable. Laperm are also recognized as among the most hypoallergenic breeds of cats, causing a significantly lower number of allergies than other cats.

History

The first cat Laperm was born in 1982 and was the resul