Chartreux cat breed

a bit of history

An ancient breed of French origin, it would have been, in fact, the monks of the Grande Chartreuse of Grenoble in the fourteenth century to breed this breed. According to a legend, they would have inherited them from the fighters returning from the Crusades.

main features

  • build compact and muscular

  • head large and wide, trapezoidal, cheeks are full.

  • nose and pads blu

  • eyes large and round, bright orange

  • feet round

  • tail of medium length with rounded tip

  • coat unique color: blue-gray, from ash gray to slate gray. The silver tipping gives it shine. Medium short fur

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Portaombrelli design Luca Perlini

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