Breed Profile - Breed Information with Description &
The Singapura cat is very affectionate and outwardly friendly. They are
very quiet cats, with soft gentle voices. They love human company.
They make perfect
house-cats with no need or interest in going outside. They are very
small in size. Singapuras are gentle cats, but they are also playful and
remain so throughout their lives - even older singapura cats enjoy
a good game.
Singapura cats are
mischievous and inquisitive, meaning that they will investigate anything
thoroughly. They are very quick witted, able to adapt and learn,
intelligent, lightning fast and genuinely tough and hardy. They get on well
with children and other pets.
enchanting personalities, always wanting to please and entertain you.
Soft sweet little voices that question you and answer you back. They are
truly people pleasers.
enjoys nothing better than to spend time you and the family, overseeing
your daily tasks and of course getting themselves into adorable
find that most Singapura cats
enjoy being perched on your shoulders, so that
they can keep an eye on everything around them and of course to keep
track of you. Known in Singapore as the "Kuchinta" meaning “The Cat Of
With an angelic face,
captivating big bold eyes and a gentle deceptively delicate appearance,
they have the ability to bewitch everyone within their reach.
Coat and Colours
Singapura cats have a ticked sepia coat.
They come in one colour brown/beige referred to as either brown ticked
agouti or sepia agouti. The Singapura's
eyes can be bold green or amber. The coat is short and silky and doesn't
require a lot of grooming.
a very low maintenance breed
with a lovely sleek, close lying coat
with minimal shedding which only requires your daily stroking, and a rub
down with a chamois weekly to keep their coat looking just stunning.
Singapura originated on the the streets of Singapore and were sometimes
referred to as the 'Drain Cat' of Singapore. Singapura is the Malaysian
name for Singapore.
Photos Courtesy of
and Myruna Katzs