Neva Masquerade Cats
The Neva Masquerade is of Russian origin and is simply the colorpoint variation of the Siberian. It is named after the Neva river in St Petersburg, the city in which the breed was first developed.
The Neva Masquerade is friendly and happy, as long as it receives plenty of love and affection. In Russia they have a reputation for being particularly good with children although little is known of them outside Russia as they are usually just considered to be Siberians.
Comes in various colorpoints including: seal, blue, red, cream, tabby and tortie.
- Status: Rare
- Place of Origin: Russia
- Rough date of Origin: 1970s
- Hair length: Longhair
- Activity Level: Medium
- Vocalness: High
- Child friendly: Good with children
- Playfullness: Playfull
- Grooming Requirements: More than once per week
- Weight: 4.5 - 9.0kg
- Size: Medium
- House Cat or Outdoor Cat: Outdoor Cat
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