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Norwegian Forest Breeders Houston TX

Norwegian Forest Cats are the cats that explored the world with the Vikings, protecting the grain stores on land and sea; they are believed to have left their progeny on the shores of North America as a legacy to the future. The skogkatt, meaning forest cat, came out of the Scandinavian forests some time in the last 4,000 years.

PetSmart
(713) 863-0533
1907 Taylor St.
Houston, TX
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PetSmart
(713) 520-7917
2902 S Shepherd Dr
Houston, TX
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PetSmart
(713) 661-5585
5415 West Loop S
Houston, TX
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Monday - Friday: 7:00-9:00
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PetSmart
(713) 932-9909
9718 Katy Freeway
Houston, TX
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Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PETCO
(713) 781-9010
7510 Westheimer
Houston, TX
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

PETCO
(713) 521-1005
2110 South Shepherd
Houston, TX
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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

PETCO
(713) 665-4150
5450 Weslayan Suite 12
Houston, TX
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

PetSmart
(713) 662-2553
8230 Kirby Dr
Houston, TX
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

PETCO
(713) 957-4341
12015 Northwest Freeway
Houston, TX
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

PetSmart
(713) 914-0965
8380 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

Norwegian Forest Cat

Physical Description

  • Bright, emerald green eyes with a band of gold
  • Long flowing hair
  • Jaunty ear and toe trimmings
  • Their coats appear in most colors, from pure white to deepest coal black, with every possible coat pattern and color combination in between
  • Darker cats require less coat to keep warm since they absorb more heat from the sun, while lighter cats tend to have fuller coats

Temperament

  • Gentle, affectionate, playful, quiet, easy-going
  • Great companion cat
  • Good with other pets, dogs and children
  • Needs lots of love and human companionship

At Home

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

Brief History

  • These are the cats that explored the world with the Vikings, protecting the grain stores on land and sea; they are believed to have left their progeny on the shores of North America as a legacy to the future
  • The skogkatt, meaning forest cat, came out of the Scandinavian forests some time in the last 4,000 years

Grooming

  • Very little, if any, combing is required, but is recommended during spring shedding
  • Trim nails regularly

Fun Facts

  • In the spring, these cats shed their downy undercoat that provides warmth and the long, non-tangling outer guard hairs that act as protection from rain and snow

Medical Conditions

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


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