Orientals are passionate about the people in their lives. They become extremely attached to their humans, so be prepared for a lifetime commitment. When you are not available to entertain her, an Oriental will divert herself by jumping on top of the refrigerator, opening drawers, seeking out new hideaways.

Breed Overview

  • Temperament: Energetic, Affectionate, Intelligent, Social, Playful, Curious
  • Origin: United States
  • Life Span: 12 - 14 years
  • Adaptability: High
  • Affection Level: High
  • Energylevel: High
  • Child Friendliness: Moderate
  • Dog Friendliness: High
  • Shedding Level: Moderate
  • Social Needs: High
  • Stranger Friendliness: Moderate
  • Tendency To Vocalize: High
  • Hypoallergenic: true
  • Weight: undefined lbs
  • Intelligence: High

Disclaimer: While the characteristics mentioned here may frequently represent this breed, cats are individuals whose personalities and appearances will vary. Please consult the adoption organization for details on a specific pet.

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