Himalayan

  • Size

    Medium to large, with males weighing 9 to 14 pounds and females weighing 7 to 11 pounds
  • Coat

    Long
  • Sheds

    Yes
  • Color

    White to fawn body with color points that include chocolate, seal, lilac, blue, red, cream tortie, blue-cream, chocolate-tortie, lilac-cream, seal lynx, blue lynx, red lynx, cream lynx, tortie lynx, blue-cream lynx, chocolate lynx, lilac lynx, chocolate-tortie lynx and lilac-cream lynx
  • Vocalization

    Moderate
  • Temperament

    Playful, active, social

One of the most beloved cat breeds, the Himalayan craves affection and loves to be petted. The Himmy is a devoted, loyal companion that is good with children and other pets. This poised, sweet feline is calm and self-assured. She also is active and playful well into her senior years. A healthy, long-lived breed, the Himalayan’s body is various shades of white to fawn with point colors on her facial mask and extremities.

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