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Arabian Mau


Country / place of origin:
 Arabian Gulf region

History: The Arabian Mau is the native domesticated cat of the Arabian Peninsula and Arabian Gulf region. It is believed to have been present in the area for 1,000 years.

Ms. Petra - Khadija Mueller conducted a 5 year study of the breed in the UAE / Dubai and in 2008 the Arabian Mau received breed recognition by the World Cat Federation (WCF). Arabian Mau cats can participate in International Shows from January 1, 2009.
Reviews
Owners say:
Wonderful:
intelligent cat, low maintenance cat, elegant look, sleek body, great pet, large ears
Challenging:
wild characteristics, mischievous
Interesting:
Eastern Wildcat Ancestor, different meow, close lying coat, slender face, wildcat subspecies
Overall review
  • Currently 100
4.5 (14)
lululol
I moved to the Middle East (UAE, Abu Dhabi) and the f...
Review by: lululol (4) November 07, 2015 04:34
  • Currently 100
4.50
2 photos
Stellathecat
As a child I grew up with many pets such as watch dog...
Review by: Stellathecat (1) October 21, 2015 04:56
  • Currently 100
5.00
1 photo
Seldz
I came across Stinky in the Middle East during my wor...
Review by: Seldz (1) August 17, 2014 09:56
  • Currently 100
4.75
1 photo
cxj44
Khufu was an adorable, playful pet! We've had her for...
Review by: cxj44 (3) updated December 14, 2013 20:30
  • Currently 100
5.00
1 photo
MauMama
We're American expats, living in Saudi Arabia. We ado...
Review by: MauMama (1) March 24, 2013 13:44
  • Currently 100
5.00
1 comment
1 photo

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