The Russian Blue is a hearty breed, with firm muscles and a general portion of good looks. It is physically in a similar class as the Korat and Oriental Shorthair – long, thin, exquisite. It is of medium size, and solid, yet contrasted with a swimmer in the minimization of its musculature. When it is in full movement and extended, one can see that it has a long, agile neck, however, the neck is covered up by thick hide and high set shoulder bones when the feline is sitting, making it look as if it has a short, thick neck.
The Russian Blue seems greater than it really is a result of its twofold coat, which is the most attractive component of this breed. Thick, satiny, and rich, the hair emerges at a 45-degree edge, enabling you to actually follow designs into it, where they will stay until you cover your hand up them. As indicated by certain legends, the Russian Blue was at one time the objective of seekers, who compared their rich hide to the hide of seals. The coat is brilliant blue, ideally lavender at the base (root), obscuring along the pole up to the tips of the gatekeeper hairs (defensive hairs in the topcoat), which are tipped in silver. The coat sparkles with intelligent light.
Adding to the enamoring physical characteristics of this breed is the eye shading. The eyes are yellow while the Russian Blue is a little cat, and by four months there is a brilliant green ring around the student. As the feline develops, the eye shading graduates into brilliant, clear green, tastefully strengthening the officially momentous blue-silver shading of the feline. The eyes are wide set and round, and just somewhat inclined at the upper corners, giving the Russian Blue a sweet articulation that matches well with its delicate disposition.
One of the more inquisitive and diverting highlights of the Russian Blue is its “grin.” It has a marginally upturned mouth, which is as often as possible contrasted with the cryptic Mona Lisa grin.
This is a polite feline that is anything but difficult to prepare. Or on the other hand, rather, it effectively prepares its kin. It appreciates a decent round of bring and will prop the amusement up longer than you may possess energy for, and you will set aside a few minutes in light of the fact that the Russian Blue is known for really seeming hurt when it has been overlooked. Exquisite, and held, this feline is additionally energetic and wants to pursue toys or sunbeams.
The Russian Blue can invest hours diverting itself and does wouldn’t fret a dreadful parcel on the off chance that it is disregarded at home throughout the afternoon, however, it will be glad to see you when you do arrive. This feline makes for a superb partner, continually following its proprietors about, and for the most part leaning toward one human over all others in the family. It ought to be included that the Russian Blue coexists with most everybody, including kids. Their adoration for human organization reaches out to deviously fooling to help quiet a crying child, and indicating compassion when their kin get the blues by praising the substance of the individual.
One of the Blue Russian’s vulnerabilities is its propensity to be surprised effectively. They additionally have a characteristic proclivity to modesty and apprehension around outsiders and in weird situations. On the off chance that the facts confirm that this breed was previously the objective of hiding seekers (as some state), this would effortlessly represent their alert and fast footedness. They would have needed to move quickly at the scarcest sound to truly protect their own skins.
This breed dislikes change, leaning toward for things to be uniform and unsurprising. It very well may be lost when dinnertime is changed and is nit-meticulous about cleanliness. It won’t enter its litter box on the off chance that it is messy. In the early years, this breed built up notoriety at shows for being hard to work with as a result of attributes like these. The Russian Blue was delicate and upbeat at home, yet at shows, it was unmistakably discontent and unstable. Prevalence declined and less Russian Blues were being appeared until reproducers concentrated on improving the demeanors of the breed through specific rearing and conduct the board (e.g., delicate music, recording of show clamors, precious stones, natural cures). This pledge to the breed satisfied, and today the Russian Blue is a glad member at feline shows.
WELL BEING AND CARE
There are no particular medical issues identified with the Russian Blue. It is a hereditarily solid breed, chiefly because of it being a normally happening breed. Brushing the coat isn’t basic, yet is a pleasant expansion to the week by week schedule of other prepping, for example, brushing the teeth. This breed has a specific affection for human organization and will sit joyfully while being brushed or brushed, since it is investing energy with the one it thinks about.
One significant note to remember with this breed is its affection for nourishment. It will eat past its need and request seconds, making it a beyond any doubt possibility for weight related conditions in the event that it is permitted to eat as much as it needs. The best counteractive action is estimating the sustenance and giving it just at doled out occasions of the day, and ensuring that everybody in the house realizes that they can’t give the feline an excessive number of treats or scraps