Arabian Mau

Arabian Mau
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Overview

The Arabian Mau is a breed of domestic cat that originated in the Arabian Peninsula, specifically in the United Arab Emirates. They are a medium-sized breed with a sleek and athletic build, well-suited for their desert environment. Their coat is short and dense, with a variety of colors and patterns, including tabby, black, white, and calico.

Arabian Maus are known for their friendly and social personalities. They are often described as being loyal and affectionate with their owners and enjoy human company. They are also highly intelligent and curious, and they love to explore their surroundings.

As a result of their origin in a desert environment, Arabian Maus have adapted to a warm climate and are generally very tolerant of heat. They are also hardy and can thrive in a variety of environments, making them a great choice for families who live in different climates.

In terms of health, Arabian Maus are generally healthy and have a life expectancy of 12-15 years. However, like all cats, they are susceptible to certain health issues, including feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV), feline leukemia virus (FeLV), and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM).

Overall, the Arabian Mau is an affectionate and intelligent breed that makes a great family pet. They are well-suited for warm climates and can adapt to a variety of environments. If you are looking for a friendly and loyal cat, the Arabian Mau may be the perfect breed for you.

Breed Information

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Origin:United Arab Emirates
Saudi Arabia
Size:Medium to Large
Coat:Short
Glossy
Lap Cat:No
Life span:12-14 years
Temperament:Affectionate
Agile
Curious
Independent
Playful
Loyal
Weight:Male: 9 - 16 pounds
Female: 8 - 14 pounds
Colors:Red
Black & white
Brown & tabby
Black
White
Kitten Price:Average $600 - $800 USD

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