Excited Cats advocates for adopting before shopping, though we fully understand there are many reasons for seeking a breeder. So, we encourage it to be done the right way. We have not personally visited or investigated all of the breeders below. We have put the top-recommended all in one place for you to get in touch and make the best decision for you. .
There’s no mistaking the adorable face of a Persian cat. Perhaps that explains why this breed often takes the top honors at many shows. Their sweet and easygoing temperament also endears these cats to many fanciers. It’s easy to see why, too.
You’ll likely find many listings for pets hold by hobby breeders. We suggest you screen these ads carefully. We found a handful of sellers who put quality and the cats’ health at the top of their priorities. They often ask potential buyers to apply before they release their kittens to ensure they get the best possible home. They also offer health guarantees.
4 Persian Kittens Breeders in Minnesota
1. Purrtopia Exotics
- Minneapolis, MN
Purrtopia Exotics is the product of long love affair with this adorable breed that started in 1972. The breeders both show and breed CFA cats. They work with extended family members also in the show circuit to ensure a high-quality gene pool, with several adult males and females available. They specialize in bi-color Persians, Exotic Shorthairs, and Exotic Longhairs.
Purrtopia Exotics has pet, breeder, and show-quality kittens available. The breeders will also ship in the continental United States and occasionally overseas using Pet Nanny.
2. D’marie Persians
D’marie Persians goes the extra mile to ensure their cats’ kittens are healthy with the recommended testing for them and pre-breeding screening for the parents. It is a CFA-registered cattery. The sale includes a written health guarantee for your peace of mind and a spay-neuter contract for pet-quality kittens. They have breeder and show-quality animals available for registered buyers and catteries.
Kittens can go to their forever homes when they are 10–12 weeks old. The breeder uses Pet Nanny to ship kittens to make sure that the transition is as smooth as possible.
3. Marja Persians
- Zimmerman, MN
You’re sure to get high-quality cat from Marja Persians. Shelly’s kittens have gone on to become Regional Wins and Grand Champions. She specializes in Van and Bi-color Persians. Shelly runs a small home cattery, which ensures the kittens get lots of love and attention from her family and grandchildren. Her devotion and passion for the breed is evident.
Shelly’s kittens are sired by a Champion or Grand Champion male. The dams are all Champion cats.
4. Pelaqita Persians
- St. Louis Park, MN
John and Susan MacArthur run Pelaqita Persians with the health and welfare of their cats and kittens as their top priorities. They offer open access to the cattery. You can meet the kittens, along with their parents. They include a wide range of colors, from cream to tortoiseshell to calico. All kittens are CFA-registered and include a 1-year written health-genetic and a 6-year HCM guarantee.
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