How to train my cat to go to the WC

Do you want to teach your cat to use the bathroom? Nora talks about dog proof cat litter boxes. Well, it’s not a joke or a movie, because it’s possible to train your cat to use the toilet. It’s not…

Cat from the forest

A large strong cat with a fluffy tail and a waterproof half-long coat was created by the Norwegian nature and has been forming for centuries. The strongest survived. Harsh conditions – cold, blizzards, ice and rain – continued to make…

Ragdoll Myths

No breed, probably, caused as many contradictions as the Ragdoll breed. These cats have always been surrounded by a mass of strange rumors and fables, many of which arose “thanks” to Anne Baker herself. Unfortunately, even today there are articles…

The history of the Ragdolls Part 2

In an attempt to maintain control over the growing number of owners and breeders, Ann created the International Ragdoll Cat Association (IRCA) in 1971 and registered her as her business. The name “Ragdoll” corresponded to the trademark, and anyone who…

The history of the Ragdolls

At the initial stage of breed development, it was crucial to minimize inbreeding in order to expand the gene pool. Anne decided that Bakvet would be the founder of the Dark Line, and Fujianna would be the founder of the…

Reflections on the breed standard

Over almost 40 years of recognition of the Norwegian Forest breed, there has been an ongoing debate about “Which is better?” During this time, the breed standard, written and adopted initially, was imperceptibly changed, and not only on paper but…