up to 25 cm
Russian blue cat is often identified with representatives of the Russian intelligentsia. And, indeed, her character is very aristocratic: soft, meek, but independent and wayward. This cat will not allow itself to make a toy, but with pleasure will spend the evening with you, settling nearby.
Despite the calm character, the Russian blue is a lover of outdoor games and active pastime. This feature is in the blood, in cats of this breed, hunting instinct is greatly developed. The presence of a fly in the apartment, and in the house mice will make a real hunter out of the aristocracy. But this is a fairly neat and clean breed that will not sweep objects in its path or beat dishes.
Representatives of the breed are very quiet in everyday life. The cat will never meow just like that, she rarely shows a voice, mainly in a whisper and only when she considers it necessary.
These cats are quite sociable and sociable, but cohabitation with dogs can not always endure. But with children, the Russian blue becomes a real nanny who is ready to protect and entertain the child in every way. At the same time, the claws will not be released during the game at least, so the breeders and owners of representatives of this breed declare this.
Like other shorthaired breeds, Russian blue does not require careful care. However, this cat has a small feature, for which many love her. The undercoat and animal hair is the same length, so its fur coat is so thick and soft. So that it is always like that, it is necessary to comb the cat once a week with the help of a brush-fluid. In periods of molting, this should be done more often twice a week.
In addition, it is necessary to monitor the ears and eyes of the pet. Bathing Russian blue is recommended in rare cases.
Conditions of detention
To maintain a cat’s activity, buy her a multitier house with many labyrinths and stands. It is believed that representatives of this breed love the hill, which means that not a single closet or regiment will be left without attention.
In addition, Russian blue are distinguished by an aggravated sense of purity, cats of this breed are attentive to order in the house.
It is recommended to feed representatives of this breed with highquality readymade feeds. Balanced diet will help maintain beautiful color and thick wool.