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Egyptian Mau Breeders Morgantown WV

In Egyptian Mau, elegant body is randomly spotted, with banded legs and tail. The cat has expressive gooseberry green eyes with mascara lines, and usually a worried expression on the face. Please read on to find out more about temperament, home breeding, brief history and fun facts about this amiable pet.

PETCO
(304) 599-0670
4101 University Town Center Drive
Morgantown, WV
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-8:00pm

Exotic Jungle
(304) 296-8552
1716 Mileground Rd Ste D
Morgantown, WV

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PetSmart
(724) 437-0565
116 MATTHEW DR
UNIONTOWN, PA

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PETCO
(304) 599-0670
4101 University Town Center Drive
Morgantown, WV
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-8:00pm

PetSmart
(304) 253-2475
115 Crossroads Mall
Mount Hope, WV
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PetSmart
(724) 437-0565
116 Matthew Drive
Uniontown, PA
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Critters Pet Care Center
(304) 329-2009
438 E Main St
Kingwood, WV

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PetSmart
(304) 746-6275
73 RHL Blvd
Charleston, WV
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PETCO
(304) 547-0807
525 Cabela Dr
Triadelphia, WV
Hours
Monday: 10:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 10:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 10:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 10:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-6:00pm

PETCO
(304) 724-7973
217 Oak Lee Drive #16
Ranson, WV
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

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Egyptian Mau

Physical Description

  • Elegant body is randomly spotted, with banded legs and tail
  • Expressive gooseberry green eyes with mascara lines
  • A worried expression on the face
  • Colors include: silver, bronze, smoke, solid black, blue silver, blue spotted, blue smoke, and solid blue

Temperament

  • Very smart, loyal to family

At Home

  • Does best indoors
  • Needs sufficient scratching device
  • Declawing is not recommended
  • Kittens are available after 12-16 weeks
  • Low maintenance
  • Moderately active

Brief History

  • The Egyptian Mau is domesticated from a spotted subspecies of the African Wild Cat
  • The role of the Mau in the religion, mythology, and everyday life of Egypt conveys the degree of affection and respect in which these cats were held
  • They were worshipped as deities, cherished as pets, protected by laws, and mummified and mourned upon their death
  • Exported into North America by the exiled Russian princess, Nathalie Troubetskoy

Grooming

  • Trim nails regularly

Fun Facts

  • Mau, the Egyptian word for cat, has been clearly identified in the artwork of ancient Egyptians
  • Has the distinction of being the only natural spotted breed of domestic cat
  • Express happiness by chortling in a soft voice and wiggling their tails while treading with their forepaws

Medical Conditions

  • Healthy breed
  • Needs boosters by 12 weeks old
  • Annual vet visit for checkups is important


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