About the Egyptian Mau

Egyptian Maus are playful and active cats that are highly intelligent. They are sociable cats that enjoy interacting with their owners, with whom they will form a strong bond.

Egyptian Maus generally get along very well with other animals, including dogs, and enjoy playing with toys. They are curious, but keep their distance with strangers.

Source: key facts and characteristics sourced from World Cat Congress (WCC)

Breed specifics

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Egypt
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Short coat
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Medium
Avg life expectancy
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Lively / Active / Sensitive / Playful / Intelligent

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  • Needs little grooming
  • Suited to indoor and outdoor life
  • Can be easily startled