SIAMESE CATS CHARACTERISTICS
The Siamese cat is one of the most extroverted and social cats in the world. They are a type of cat that is warm and affectionate and bonds with their human very closely which means that the Siamese is not quite as independent as other cats. Having this close relationship with their human, they prefer and enjoy the inside confines of home with their owners. They are a “people” cat like no other cat for they love to be on your lap, on your bed, and in your heart!
Besides its stunning, intelligent blue eyes and the gorgeous two-toned coat, a distinctive feature of this breed is that it has a very loud and distinctive low pitch to its voice. Siamese are vocal and demanding, capable of conveying its wants in mews to loud raspy calls. Siamese are also very curious, affectionate and athletic. Their vocalisation sounds like human baby cries. The intensity of the vocalisation should not be prolonged if you are smart enough to understand what they want. Most of the time the Siamese will talk at conversational levels, and they always have something very important to say. So the Siamese cat personality is very talkative.
In the hierarchy of cat intelligence, the Siamese stands on top. It has been indicated that Siamese and other oriental short hairs are the most intelligent of all domesticated cats. Anyone who has owned one will boast on tales and the amazing feats that these cats can accomplish. Highly intelligent, this breed can be trained to perform commands and tricks and has proven to be a viable competitor in feline agility!.
You may want to “cat-proof” your home for a Siamese can learn how to open doors and their food cupboards. They find creative and unusual ways to get into trouble. Because of their intelligence, they are very lively and entertaining. The Siamese cat can be very demanding. These cats become totally involved in their owner’s life. They love to be around their favourite people and tend to share your pillow at bedtime. Siamese are typically active and playful, even as adults. Siamese do not like to be ignored and always want to be the centre of attention. They regard themselves a s people instead of cats.
One thing for sure, you will never be bored if you own a Siamese cat.
They are addictive !.