Norwegian Forest Cat cat breed photo

I*Alchimia Blazing Melchiorre

position in breed
current points
TopCat ID: 0114288
Sex: Male
Breed: NFO - Norwegian Forest Cat
Color: n 09
Title: not specified
Birthday: March 25, 2016
Status: in breeding
Microchip: 380260100359951
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Date Cat show City Show titles Points Share
05/01/17 - 06/01/17 Mezhdunarodnaya vystavka koshek "Gran-Pri Sibiri 2017" Novosibirsk Best opposite Sex Junior Ring VI/16 Nomination BIS Best opposite Sex Junior Ring II/17 SS Best junior SS Best of Breed Nomination BIS + 321.5


Norwegian Forest Cat

Shortcut: NFO
Group: Semi longhair
Сategory: Primary
Origin: Norway
Breed's origin

The origin of the breedNorwegian forest cat is claimed to be the national breed of Norway, although most of it’s population is concentrated in Sweden. However, felines like this were inhabiting the whole Scandinavia ever since the X-XII AD. The legend says that two white felines like these were harnessed in the chariot of Freya - goddess of love and fertility. There is a yet another notion of them in the Scandinavian mythology - in Prose Edda a feline is described as so fluffy and big not...