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The first step in adopting a Siamese cat is to select a rescue organization to work with. Each rescue organization has slightly different rules and policies about the adoption process. In general, after selecting a rescu... More »

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Siamese cats are reputed to be one of the longest-lived purebred cats, although their average lifespan of 13 to 14 years is well within the overall cat average lifespan of 12 to 15 years. Very well-cared-for Siamese cats... More »

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Siamese cats are not hypoallergenic. No cat breed is entirely hypoallergenic, but Siamese cats are more so than most because they have short, fine fur. More »

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The cat commonly nicknamed the lynx-point Siamese has a long, light-colored body, a wedge-shaped head, large ears, blue almond-shaped eyes and striped points around the face, ears, legs and tail. The stripes in the point... More »

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Siamese cats are playful, active cats who bond strongly to their families and, unlike other cats, tend to be more active during the day than at night. The Siamese cat's intelligence makes it highly trainable and good at ... More »

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Named for the round, apple shape of its head, an applehead Siamese cat is a traditional Siamese, brought to the West from Siam in the 14th century. The applehead has a long, full body and brilliant, almond-shaped blue ey... More »

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The snowshoe is a breed of cat developed from the Siamese and the American shorthair. A snowshoe cat has the basic Siamese point color pattern, embellished with four white feet and a white V marking on the face. The Inte... More »

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