Arabian Mau

Life expectancy

15 years




5.5 kg

Coat texture

smooth / short

Coat color

white, black, multicolored, tricolor, grey, blue, spottet or striped

Common illnesses

this breed has no typical diseases

Food expenses per month in €

about € 48

Suitable for children

Rather yes

Compatible with other animals

Rather not

First cat suitable

Rather yes

Needs a balcony

Rather not

Needs to go free

Rather yes




Needs more attention

Care and grooming

Low grooming effort


focused on humans / relaxed / active / balanced / loving

Common illnesses

this breed has no typical diseases

Place of origin

Arabische Halbinsel

Short description

The Arabian Mau has a very well-tempered, loyal character. Her coat does not need a lot of grooming and also does not shed compared to other breeds. She is very social, loves to cuddle and play.

This information is indicative and adheres to the breed standard. Each animal is an individual and has a personal character, as well as its own needs. Thus, a breed is not a guarantee of certain behaviors, etc.