Info Library & Links


Join the Chinchilla Longhair Interest Group

  • This is an independent, global, mailing-list group that is not affiliated to any organization. To join, email us at cheriefinesse@gmail.com.

Webinars & videos

  • Saving the Traditional Chinchilla Persian - an endangered species

This webinar seeks answers on the question: "Is it possible for the old style, non-peeked longhair cats to return to cat show benches as a breed in their own right on a global scale? 

YouTube Video

  • Genetics of the Chinchilla Persian - and a tribute to color breeders

This webinar plays tribute to the late Jeanne Ramsdale, Jeannie Johnson and Stella Slabber for their roles in propagating color breeding in Chinchillas. Color breeding saved the Original Longhair cats from the peke-face mutation that chanced the Persian breed.

YouTube Video


Facts & Tips

Self-published fiction story about the trauma of loosing a kitten.

The story was made up to try helping a person whose kitten drowned in a washing machine.



A book in progress.













Website Links

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