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Norwegian Forest Cat


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  •   Norwegian Forest Cat 

General information

  • Semi-longhair, developed from native Norwegian cats.
  • Bred in the UK from imported cats without outcrossing.
  • Championship status.
  • Rugged, placid and friendly.
  • Needs regular grooming, but less prone to knotting than a Persian Persian longhair.

Biological data

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Further Reading


Refereed papers

Other sources of information



  • Visit the Governing Council of the Cat Fancy website to search for details of GCCF Affiliated cat clubs -
  • Norwegian Forest Cat Club -

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