Burmese

  • Size

    Medium, with males weighing from 8 to 12 pounds and females weighing from 6 to 10 pounds
  • Coat

    Short
  • Sheds

    Yes
  • Color

    Sable, champagne, blue, platinum
  • Vocalization

    Never loud, having a soft, sweet voice
  • Temperament

    Playful, spirited, can be stubborn

An extremely people-oriented breed, the Burmese is frisky and mischievous well into adulthood. Craving close contact, she loves to cuddle in warm laps. With an almost doglike personality, the Burmese can be taught to retrieve. This breed is good with children and tolerates cat friendly dogs. Having a short, satinlike coat and compact body, this cat has large, expressive eyes that are one of the breed’s endearing traits.

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