The Javanese is a highly intelligent breed of cat which strongly resembles the Balinese with its long silky coat. The points of the Javanese differ from the Balinese ““ they often have Lynx, Flame or Tortie points.
It is a highly intelligent, social cat which will become depressed if left alone often enough. Javanese are playful pets that have sleek powerful legs that make them remarkable runners and jumpers. They are very vocal cats that will “talk” for seemingly no reason at all. They are also very affectionate and slightly high maintenance. They will become overweight without proper exercise.
The Javanese has a distinctive oriental look with its high cheekbones and almond shaped eyes. It closely resembles a Siamese, because of its origins.