Turkish Angoras make wonderful pets. They are among the most intelligent of the cat breeds. They love their owners with a single-minded devotion. Turks are long, elegant, finely boned creatures with smoothly pointed faces. They exhibit a wonderful grace when running and playing. Angoras have a great zest for living.
Their single, silky, medium-length coats need only occasional grooming to look good. The Turkish Angora is now generally available in a full range of colors. White is still the most popular color, though this is rapidly changing, as more and more breeders realize the beauty of this elegant breed in a variety of exciting shades. They are long, elegant, finely boned creatures with smoothly pointed faces, who adore running and playing with wonderful grace and a great zest for living.
At A Glance
Many luxurious solid colors. Also comes in tabby and calico. White is the traditional color.
Average Litter Size:
Loving, loyal, elegant, playful and gentle. Very graceful when running. Loves water.
Turkish Angoras are very sociable and affectionate. It takes part in everything you do at home, if it does not have a place on your lap, it sits on your shoulder.
Suitability for Children:
They’re generally known as good with children, as their activity level suits them just right.
High. Extremely busy. Loves running and playing. Not uncommon for Turks to make 9-foot jumps from a standing start. They should have lots of toys.
Single coat makes it less prone to shed when compared to Maine Coon.
These are very healthy cats. A very few may be deaf.