History of Persian Cats

  The first Persian cats were discovered in Middle East in the start of 17th century.After that these cats were brought to Europe and there they became very famous because of the speciality in their look and the tendency to have long hair and round face.In the start of 19th century Persians were brought to America and they also became famous there.They were recognized by CFA in 1914.The first Persian cat was presented in a cat show in 1871 in England.At first they was a confusion present between Angora and Persian cats but latter on both of them were declared as different breeds.
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