Saturday, February 11, 2012

Siamese cats appearance and temper

The appearance of the breed of Siamese cats

siamese cats
This siamese cats breed originated in the territory of Thailand (formerly Siam). Today, many breeders recognize that it appeared in the ancient Siamese town AYUDA (Ayudha), which was founded in 1350 and was the capital of the state, the flames destroyed the city during the Burmese invasion in 1767. Its ancestors likely had a local Bengal cat. The first Siamese cats lived in temples, where they are strictly protected, to preserve the purity of the breed. Ownership of siamese cats has also been limited members of the royal family. In the second half of the XIX century, the ruler of Siam sent to Europe as a gift to dignitaries several Siamese cats. In 1884, the British consul in Bangkok to London brought this cat, but in 1902 it was approved standard.

Siamese cats temperament

siamese cats
  There is a suggestion that Siamese cats may attack and injure his master that they are insidious and jealous, not obedient and faithful.
  But in reality it is not, because Siamese cats love people and love the company. One of the characteristics of a Siamese cats - a strong attachment to humans. If a cat create favorable conditions and to surround with care and affection, she will pay back with good, because it is gentle and sociable animal.
  • Siamese cats are very attached to his master and, if a family has other pets, she will be jealous. Do not forget that they are very sensitive to the nuances of relationships with their masters.
  • Siamese cats because of their boundless energy are perfect partners for gaming. As a rule, they themselves take the initiative. No one catches a ball thrown behind with such enthusiasm as she did.

Modern Siamese cats - a cats of small size

siamese cats

Siamese Cats has a thin, long, graceful body. Head is wedge-shaped elongated shape with a graceful, chiseled muzzle. Large almond shaped slanting eyes. Eye color is always bright blue. The ears are large, wide at the base, pointed at the ends. Neck and legs are thin. Paws neat and tiny. The front legs are slightly shorter than the rear. The tail is very long and thin, with a pointed tip. Siamese cats coat is short, soft and shiny, tight to the body. For Siamese cats scharacteristic color-point (light coat with a darker color of the feet, muzzle, ears and tail).
. It is simply impossible to confuse with anyone, because that particular terminal coloring is unique and is a sign of partial albinism for siamese cats.