Egyptian Mau











The Egyptian Mau needs opportunity for exercise but has a very balanced temperament.

Egyptian Mau Cat At a Glance

  • Weight: male: medium: 8-12 lbs. Female: medium: 8-12 lbs.
  • Longevity: 9-13 yrs.
  • Colors: spotted pattern only, bronze spotted tabby, black silver spotted tabby, and black smoke only
  • Pattern: spots, smoke
  • Eye color: green
  • Tendency to shed: moderate
  • Less allergenic: no
  • Overall grooming needs: low
  • Social needs: high, moderate
  • Head: medium length, slightly modified wedge without flat planes
  • Muzzle: medium-rounded
  • Ears: medium to medium large, moderately pointed
  • Eyes: large, rounded almond shape
  • Legs: medium in length, with hind legs proportionately longer
  • Feet: slightly oval, almost round 
  • Tail: medium length
  • Coat: medium, long enough to carry two bands of ticking
  • Behavior: as they are active, egyptian mau cats need some stimulus such as toys or companions to play with, especially if they are going to be left on their own for long.

Breed Characteristics:

Affectionate with Family

Potential for Playfulness

Kid Friendly

Intelligence

Easy to Groom

General Health

Pet Friendly


Egyptian Mau Cat Breed Standards

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The Egyptian Mau cat is a loving and playful cat breed. It is said to be extremely clever and enjoys learning tricks and walking on a lead. Enjoying fuss and attention makes them an ideal family cat. 


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The Egyptian Mau likes to sit up high and survey his surroundings. He usually acts as if he`s in complete control of his environment. Egyptian Maus are extremely strong and very active.


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