The Persian cat
The Persian is a long-haired cat, with flowing tresses, a thick ruff, and a plume of a tail. He’s heavy-boned, short-bodied, and short-statured, with a round face and captivating round eyes. But, the Persian is best known for his face, which is both beguiling…and controversial. Read to learn more about one of the world's most popular cat breeds and the controversy that surrounds it.