Birman
Facts & Advice

Gentle, loving and irresistibly fluffy, a perfect fit for families

The Birman is a truly beautiful breed, with bewitching sapphire-blue eyes and a pale, fluffy coat, and a gentle, loving personality, making it the ideal family cat. Affectionate and happy to be handled, this personable breed loves discovering new things and is always willing to join in with fun and games.
To ensure your Birman cat is protected in case of an emergency, take a look at our cat insurance policies.

Vital Stats

Colour: Although all Birman kittens are born white, the adult’s distinctive appearance displays a white or cream coat. They have darker points on the face, legs and tail, and snowy-white paws.
Coat: Semi long-haired, the Birman has a non-matting coat that requires only weekly or occasional grooming.
Life span: Around 15 years, although it's common for Birmans to reach their late teens.
Colour white
cream
Coat semi
long
Life span 15years

Birman insurance considerations

Birmans sometimes suffer with epilepsy and are prone to hereditary and congenital conditions. Petplan dog insurance offers peace of mind that they will always be protected.

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