The Siberian is the national cat of Russia. It is a very big and athletic cat.
The Siberian cat has three dense layers of coat. They shed for the Summer months and will require lots of grooming. Although they are long haired, they can be good for allergy sufferers because they produce less of the FEL D1 antigenic protein than other cats. The coat can come in many different colors.
These are big cats. Only the Maine Coon is bigger but they are also athletic and can jump a fair height.
Siberian cats have large, friendly eyes that have slightly upturned outer corners set in a round face.
The Siberian is very affectionate breed and has a dog like temperament. They are confident cats and will greet visitors.
They are a healthy and hardy breed.
Pros & Cons
Shed a lot