This comprehensive care guide will show you how to look after a Burmese with some easy steps
How long will my Burmese live? 14-18 years
What will my cats energy levels be like? High
How big will my Burmese grow? 4-7kg
What amount will my Burmese shed? Low
Burmese are a people-oriented breed that crave attention from their owners. They are an incredibly affectionate, friendly and playful breed, often learning to fetch toys much the same as a dog.
Burmese are an intelligent, sweet natured and social breed who will follow you around the house demanding a pat or cuddle. They don’t do well by themselves for extended periods of time, so a best suited to owners that are home often, or in a multi-cat household.
They can be fairly vocal often greeting you when you come home, or telling you when they want something. Burmese are good with children and insist on being a part of what’s going on, making them a great family pet.
Burmese Health Issues
Diabetes: A metabolic disease in which the blood sugar levels are elevated over a long period of time. If left untreated, it can cause long term complications such as kidney failure, foot ulcers, eye damage, stroke and cardiovascular disease.
Hypokalaemia: A condition in which the bloods potassium concentration is low. This can result in elevated blood pressure, constipation, muscle weakness, mylagia and muscle cramps.
At Kellyville Pets, we encourage responsible pet ownership.
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