the persian breed started around 1870 by some English
who selected in order to get a more round head and a
more compact body
structure than its ancestors.
Since the end of the 19` century,
time in which the first feline expositions
took place, in Great Britain was possible to see some
black and white persian
individuals ( also called "pie") and the ones
in self colour.
During the 30`s some american
breeders, trying to distinguish themselves from
the English breeders, decided to create a type shorter
and smaller working
also to diminuish the noze lenght till the extreme.
They gave him a new kind of expression so far.
reacted immediately against this new creation, and so
most of the european breeders.
They considered the new expression too close and tied
and they refused these