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Cat Choosing a Cat as a Pet

Choosing a Cat as a Pet

If you are thinking of getting a cat, there are a number of things to consider will it live indoors or outdoors? Do you have other pets? What age of cat should you get? Here at we are delighted to provide you with some helpful advice to help you choose the right cat for your family, and we look forward to helping you to welcome your new pet into your life.

Petmania Cat


There are lots of different breeds of cat, from pedigree, mixed breed and non-pedigree. Non pedigree cats can be the most difficult to predict their temperament, but they are possibly the most common type of cat in Ireland.

Hair Type

Shorthair, Semi-longhair and Longhaired breeds are all popular, with longer hair breeds shedding more and requiring some grooming.

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