Russian Blue

Russian Blue - Cat Facts

Russian Blue cats are a breed of cat with a lean medium-sized body and a short, plush, blue coat. Their color is a blueish-gray that is the dilute expression of the black gene. The coat of the Russian Blue cat is unique to the breed as it is a double coat, with the undercoat being soft and downy, and the longer guard hairs an even blue with silver tips. This "tipping" gives the coat of the Russian Blue cat a shimmering appearance. Their eyes are green and ideally should be dark and vivid. This breed of cat is highly intelligent and playful but tends to be shy around strangers. These cats also develop a close bond with their human companions.

Russian Blue - Cat Facts

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