COMMON NAME: Persian Cat, Persian Longhair
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Felis catus
DIET: Protein-based diet, cat food.
YOUNG: The average litter size is 3 to 5 kittens, but up to 14 is possible. It's best to keep the kittens with their mother until they are 8 weeks old.
HABITAT: Persians, like all domesticated cats, live wherever people
- The first ancestors of the Persian were imported into Italy from Persia in 1620.
- The Persian is the most placid and gentle cat breed in existence. They generally get along with other cats in a household.
- The Persian Cat is the most popular breed of cat.
- They come in 7 different colors: Solid, Silver and Golden, Shaded and Smoke, Tabby,
Particolor, Bicolor and Himalayan.