Saturday, March 15, 2008
Birman is the third popular long haired cat. This is an average sized cat with the males weighing from 8 to 12 pounds and the females from 7 to 9 pounds. This beautiful cat has a coat which requires very little grooming. The face usually has a lighter colour and the body a darker shde with golden shades more popular. This cat's distinctive identification feature is its sapphire blue eyes and white paws. Their coats though long, are not dense so it is not prone to matting. Birmans make good pets and enjoy human company. It is considered to be soft spoken but are social, friendly and sweet. The adapt quickly to changes and are a healthy breed.They adore their family, require very little training and will learn using the litter box by themselves.