Siamese cats are exotic and originated from Thailand. They are a very popular cat breed and are the choice of many wealthy people. For many years, they have been considered special cats that rid of evil spirits and their presence in any household bring luck and fortune.
In the years prior to the 1900s Siamese cats were being brought to England as gifts to high ranking officials. In the years to follow they were often transported to other countries such as the Americas. Today, they are a breed that is available in many countries and they are incredibly well-known and considered highly intelligent. Many cat owners choose to have this specific breed of short-haired cat and so they remain one of the most popular type.
Siamese cats come in assorted colors but there are some characteristic traits that places a cat in the category of the Siamese breed. For example, they are generally light in color with dark spots or patches as opposed to it being the other way around. These dark patches can be found on their face, legs and tail and not so commonly found in the length of their body. They have slanted eyes and their eye color and shape is also an important characteristic of identifying their breed.
Siamese cats are known for their strong build and round heads. They are also known for their color type and very unique personalities. They are considered highly intelligent cats because of their way of communicating with their owners or humans. They are active, enjoy playing and very social creatures. They crave attention and are very dependent. People who do not have time to give their pet cats should not get one of this breed.
The Siamese cat is short-haired and easily groomed. They are also perform well when it comes to their own upkeep and grooming so they don’t even require daily brushing of their fur. Their life span is approximately 15-20 years but they have been known to live longer than that. It is important to take them for regular checkups to ensure that they are healthy and normal. Siamese cats are great pets and they make a fun and loving companion for anyone looking for that perfect cat.