Description Of The Siberian Cat Breed
Weight: 15-20 lbs.
Color - All colors are genetically possible
Eyes - Acceptable eye color may cover the entire green, gold, hazel or copper spectrum. Blue or odd-eyed allowed in white cats, with only blue eyes in the pointed colors.
Appearance - The Siberian is medium to medium-large breed with a plush, medium length coat. The overall appearance should be one of strength and force, with an excellent physical condition and alertness, and a sweet facial expression. The breed is extremely slow to mature taking as long as 5 years.
Personality - This breed is intelligent, loyal and friendly. They are affectionate and make excellent companions.
Interesting Breed Fact - The Siberian is a native cat of Siberia (Russia). According to folklore these magnificent animals made their homes in Russian monasteries, where they would walk along the high beams as lookouts for intruders.