Persian Cats Realm
The Persian Cat is one of the oldest breeds of cat. In Britain, it is called the Longhair or Persian Longhair . A Persian without an established and registered pedigree is classed as a domestic longhair cat.
Persian Cat Origin
As their name suggests, Persians originate from Persia, now known as Iran, in the Middle East. Persian cat is one of the most popular breeds in the world, and one of the oldest.
Iranian domestic cats experts believe that today’s domestic cat is the descendent of Felis libyca, a cat that is still found in Africa and Asia. It’s not clear when longhair cats (in general) first appeared, as there are no African Wildcats (believed to be ancestors