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Breed of the Week: Birman

By February 26, 2013

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The Birman breed should not be confused with the Burmese, which is an entirely different breed, although they are both believed to have originated in Burma.

Birmans make wonderful family cats. They love to be around their humans, but will also play quietly by themselves if you are away. Birmans are also often confused with other longhair pointed cat breeds, however their differences are significant:

Photo Credit: Birman cat Felicity © Sharon

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