Birman

(redirected from Birman cat)
Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

Birman

a longhaired breed of cat with blue eyes and a light body with darker points (ears, face, legs and tail) in colors similar to the Siamese. The paws are white ('gloves'). Called also Sacred Cat of Burma. The breed is affected by an inherited polyneuropathy.
References in periodicals archive ?
Yes, she did, but I shall take an even closer interest in my other Birman cat Tinky's fur after hearing what happened to a couple in Hertfordshire.
AT A STROKE: Kieran O'Halloran with his Birman cat Danny at the Kenilworth surgery Avondale Veterinary Centre.
Rosie, a long haired German Shepherd, Doughnut a Birman cat, Bagpuss a cross Birrman cat, Cfer and Mr Tabby my resident strays, ZZ the bearded dragon, Bonnie and Clyde the budgies, old man Shep, a German Shepherd and there is Ellie a cross bull mastiff rescue dog who we are fostering from SARA at the moment.