White blue eyes burmese cat. Joseph thompson of san francisco brought a small walnut brown female cat from burma. Hints for determining a cats color. As with so many cat breeds little is known of the russian blues origins.
This page has two linked topics the different causes of blue eyes and white fur in cats is one the other is the relationship between eye colour coat colour and deafness. The burmese is a domestic breed of cat who originated in burma now myanmar and was developed in the united states and united kingdom. Eye color although the eye color of the cat is helpful in picking the correct coat color of a cat it should not be used at the only determining factor.
Although weve retired from showing weve been active in the cat fancy since 1989. A cat can have an eye color other than that which is specified and still be the coat color defined in the show rules or on the color description sheet. In white cats with mixed coloured eyes odd eyed cats it has been found that deafness is more likely to affect the.
The abyssinian is said to have originated in india and it was also portrayed by the egyptians. It is a congenital deafness caused by a degeneration of the inner ear. An odd eyed cat is a cat with one blue eye and one eye either green yellow or brown.
An introduction to the burmese breed about the burmese. Deafness can occur in white cats with yellow green or blue irises although it is mostly likely in white cats with blue irises. He probably does come from russiahis thick coat is surely that of a cat from colder climesand he is considered a natural breed meaning matushka nature created him not the handiwork of humansthe russian blues development as a breed however took place primarily in britain and scandinavia starting in the.
The condition most commonly affects white colored cats but may be found in a cat of any color provided that it possesses the white spotting gene. Congenital sensorineural deafness occurs in domestic cats with a white coat. It is seen in four colors ruddy the original pattern red blue and fawn.
The burmese breed first came to america in 1930 when dr. This is a feline form of complete heterochromia a condition that occurs in some other animals including humans. Neon cat is a small cfa registered cattery located in dallasfort worth texas.