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Sacred Birman

Sacred Birmans are ideal family members that dispel the cat stereotype of aloof independence.

About the Sacred Birman

Sacred Birmans are extremely sociable, trustworthy and gentle, and are easy to handle, making ideal pets. They love being with people. The Sacred Birman can be described as a "moderate" cat. They are playful and active, but not demanding, sociable, but not the center of attention.

All Sacred Birmans want to be around people and are good with other pets if they are introduced properly. Sacred Birmans are an excellent choice for families with children, because they are even-tempered, patient and loving.

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

Breed specifics

Size category
Avg life expectancy
12–16 years

Sociable / Loyal / Loving / Quiet / Playful / Active

Key facts

  • Needs moderate grooming
  • Best suited to indoor life
  • Good with people

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