The Neva Masquerade is of Russian origin the colourpoint variation of the Siberian cats. It is named after the Neva River in St Petersburg which is the area the breed was first developed back in the late ’80s.
Neva Masquerade (NEM) is a very intelligent and curious Siberian cat breed (SIB).
It’s a very family-friendly cat breed that loves to be around people. They also have very unique and different personalities compared to each other.
Neva Masquerade Siberians are active and playful cats with a strong character. They are very attached to its owner and want a lot of company.
The Neva Masquerade produces less of the protein known to cause allergic reactions and has been found, despite all the hair, to be less irritating to people who suffer cat allergies.
Neva Masquerade are medium to large, impressive, wild-looking cats with a full coat, strong and a beautiful, sweet expression. They always have amazing blue eyes.