Persian Cat

Persian Cats are a medium size breed of long-haired cat with distinct round faces, short muzzles, and stocky legs. Persian cats are the most popular of all cat breeds and have been highly valued through history as a show-style regal breed. Characterized by their stocky and un-athletic bodies, Persian Cats do not jump or climb on objects often and instead prefer to routinely lounge and pose throughout comfortable indoor environments. Persians have gentle and affectionate personalities that make them great lap cats.

The typical Persian Cat has an overall height of 8.0”-10.0" (20-25 cm) and body length of 14.5”-17.5” (37-44 cm). An average Persian Cat weighs between 7-12 lb (3-5 kg) and has a typical lifespan of 10-18 years.

Multiple drawings of a Persian cat illustrated in the front, back and laying down postures

Persian Cats are a medium size breed of long-haired cat with distinct round faces, short muzzles, and stocky legs. Persian cats are the most popular of all cat breeds and have been highly valued through history as a show-style regal breed. Characterized by their stocky and un-athletic bodies, Persian Cats do not jump or climb on objects often and instead prefer to routinely lounge and pose throughout comfortable indoor environments. Persians have gentle and affectionate personalities that make them great lap cats.

The typical Persian Cat has an overall height of 8.0”-10.0" (20-25 cm) and body length of 14.5”-17.5” (37-44 cm). An average Persian Cat weighs between 7-12 lb (3-5 kg) and has a typical lifespan of 10-18 years.

Drawing comparing the size of a Persian cat to an average human woman
What is a Persian cat?
Persian Cats are a breed of long-haired cat that can be identified by their round faces, short muzzles, and stocky legs. Persian cats are the most popular of all cat breeds and have been highly valued through history as a regal breed.
How big is a Persian cat?
Persian Cats are medium sized cats with heights between 8”-10” | 20-25 cm, lengths of 14.5”-17.5” | 37-44 cm, and typical weights in the range of 7-12 lb | 3-5 kg.
What is the temperament of a Persian cat?
Persian Cats have gentle and affectionate personalities that make them great lap cats. Because of their stocky and un-athletic bodies, Persian Cats do not adventure often and instead prefer to establish regular indoor household routines that include lounging and posing.

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Height: 
8.0”-10.0" | 20-25 cm
Width:
Depth:
Length:
14.5”-17.5” | 37-44 cm
Weight:
7-12 lb | 3-5 kg

Body: Round face, short muzzle, stocky, short legs, long hair
Color: White (classic), variety of colors and patterns
Temperament: Placid, relaxed, shy

Lifespan
10-18 years

Drawings include:
Persian Cat side profile (walking), front (sitting), back (sitting), side (laying down)

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