American Wirehair Cat
American Wirehair is a cat breed that first appeared in New York in 1966 as a result of a natural mutation. Known as the father of American Shorthair cats, this breed was officially recognized by international cat associations in 1978 to preserve genetic diversity.
Characteristic Features of American Wirehair Cat Breed
American Wirehair cat breed, with its fascinating appearance and variety of colours and patterns, is considered as one of the most popular species among domestic cats with its beautiful nature and friendly personality. American Wirehair, who is a complete domestic cat with good-natured, loving and smart attitudes, is described as a clown in personality. American Wirehair, known for its beautiful personality, is generally a human-oriented cat breed. They are said to always enjoy bonding with family members. In addition, American Wirehair is among the easiest cat breeds to feed with its gentle and loving attitudes.
Physical Appearance of American Wirehair Cat Breed
American Wirehair breed cats have a large body size in medium and large sizes. Its feather structure has a very frequent and hard texture compared to other cat breeds. It is also known that its curved moustaches and curly feathers have a very slippery and shiny appearance. American Wirehair, which can be seen in various colours and patterns, is seen to have the biggest feature that distinguishes it from other cats with its feather structure similar to lamb wool. It has a nice appearance with its round head structure, large cheekbones and upwardly tilting eye structure. American Wirehair, which is known to be very easy to maintain, is known to be combed weekly with a regular cat brush or cat comb, as the most practical way to remove dead hair. It is known that the use of quality cat food and cat litter is very important in protecting the health of American Wirehair cats. American Wirehair, one of the healthiest breeds among cat species, has not been shown to have any hereditary disease.