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Ragamuffin Cat

Posted On February - 7 - 2012

The Ragamuffin is an impressive cat mostly because of its gorgeous fur and massive frame. The first time you set your eyes on this cat you will be amazed by its beautiful colors and it large expressive eyes. It comes in a very large palette of colors along with some white spots. The most common colors are: blue, tabby with a little white, brown, mink or tortoiseshell. The length of the coat is medium. The fur is easy to maintain because it does not mat and it is easy to brush.

The Ragamuffin is a very large cat, males are heavier than females. Male can weigh between 15 and 20 pounds while females cat weigh on average between 10 and 15 pounds. They tend to get fat especially around the belly but the numbers of pounds are also due to the heavy bones the cat has in its structure. They can live very long periods of time and they reach adulthood at about five years old. Because they are not hybrids they do not suffer from any genetic disease, they are generally healthy and strong.

The personality of this cat resembles with that of a dog who loves to stay on your lap. Because they are very calm and tempered they can adapt to almost any situation or environment but with one condition: they need to be surrounded at all times by people. They may seem lazy due to the fact that they like sitting in ones lap or watch TV but they can be also active.

As far as grooming is concerned you need to brush its hair once a week, feed it quality food to maintain it healthy and with a shinny coat and take it to the vet when you purchase it and after that on a regular basis to have all its shots done. While you are at the vet ask the doctor about worming and the ideal flea product.

The price of the Ragamuffin differs according to the size of the cat, the type and also its bloodline. The kittens of Ragamuffin are usually put out for sale when they reach 6 weeks. It is an excellent cat if you are not so active in your life and if you live in an apartment. Because they are so calm they get along well with children so you do not need to worry that you are putting your child in danger.

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