Turkish Angora

Turkish Angora

Ideal companions for those that want a cat with loyal, good natured and amiable characteristics

Breed Overview

The date and origin of this cat breed is unknown, but Turkish Angora cats are intelligent and bond with their owners very quickly and well. They are loyal, devoted, enjoy a good conversation, and are very good natured cats. They have a great need to play and are action packed. They love to pounce, prance, and play, making great companions for children and other pets. Many of the Turkish Angoras enjoy water and swimming. They are ideal companions for active households, singles with other pets, families with children and pets, and first-time cat owners. Grooming requirements are moderate including brushing one to two times per week for coat upkeep.

Breed Characteristics

Grooming requirements:
1 = little grooming - 5 = much grooming
 
Energy level:
1 = low energy - 5 = high energy
 
Friendliness toward strangers:
1 = shy - 5 = very friendly
 
Ease of training:
1 = difficult - 5 = easy
 
Affection toward owners:
1 = independent - 5 = very affectionate
 

Breed Details & Traits

Body: Medium-sized, graceful, fineness
Coat: Single-coated, length varies, full, fine

Breed Traits

Active, Eager to please, Playful,

Health Concerns

Common Health Concerns for Turkish Angora:
Less Common Concerns for Turkish Angora:
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