Cat Breeds

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Looking for a cat who’s trainable and would love to walk on a leash? The Abyssinian might be just the cat breed for you.

American Bobtail

American Bobtails are known for being friendly and playful.

American Curl

American Curls can vary a lot in personality, but are basically easygoing, fun loving pets.

American Shorthair

American Shorthairs are gentle cats who enjoy children and spending time with their human family.

American Wirehair

The American Wirehair is an affectionate, people-oriented cat that loves to play but is not hyperactive or clingy.


Extremely agile and graceful and polite, the Balinese enjoy a game of fetch but equally enjoy taking naps in your lap.


Bengals thrive in active households. They love to play long games of fetch and play in water dishes and bathtubs.


This is a gentle cat who plays gracefully and enjoys learning some tricks in a dignified style.


Bombays are happy, friendly cats who love to play and interact with humans and other pets.

British Shorthair

British Shorthairs rarely have met a lap that they didn’t like.


If charm and cleverness are the keys to your heart, you’ll quickly be captivated by the beguiling Burmese.


This mix of Burmese and Chinchilla Persian is loving, energetic -- and unusually proportioned.


This is a gentle, loving cat who “speaks” with a soft chirp or coo.


The ever-pleasing, comical Chartreux never turns down an invitation to play.


Chausies are very active, assertive cats. They need time and attention, especially interactive play.

Colorpoint Shorthair

Colorpoints are vocal and demanding of attention. They are also very active and love to play.

Cornish Rex

Cornish Rexes are very active and love to be in the center of attention.

Devonshire Rex

These very intelligent cats are very playful and active.

Domestic Long Hair

As Domestic Longhairs are of mixed ancestry, their temperaments can be hard to predict.

Domestic Medium Hair

All Domestic Medium Hairs have one thing in common: their thick, double coat.

Domestic Shorthair

All Domestic Shorthairs have one thing in common: their short, sleek coat.

Don Hairless

Don Hairless are very affectionate and interactive with their owners. They are active and need a lot of attention.

Egyptian Mau

Fierce loyal, the Egyptian Mau has a moderate activity level, and a soft, melodious voice.

European Burmese

With a sweet disposition, intelligence and affection for people, the European Burmese can also be chatty.

European Shorthair

European Shorthairs come in many different temperaments. Some are quiet and laid back while others are active and playful.


Gatos adjust their schedules to their owners.

Havana Brown

Havana Browns are charming, playful, people-oriented and intelligent cats.


A naturally short tail and distinctive ears are some of the unique features found in the friendly Highlander cat.


Himalayans are gentle, calm, easygoing cats.

Japanese Bobtail

Japanese Bobtails exude confidence, curiosity, intelligence and high energy. They enjoy playtime but are not high-strung or skittish.


Javanese cats are people-oriented, playful, intelligent and vocal.

Khao Manee

Khao Manees are friendly, outgoing cats that love to interact with people.


The Korat is an active and playful cat.


The people-oriented LaPerm loves to sit in a lap, but also loves exploring its surroundings.

Maine Coon

Highly intelligent, playful and energetic, it's hard not to love the Maine Coon.


Calm and composed, a Manx tends to bond closely with one person or the entire family.


Outgoing and playful, this feline sweetie loves people and enjoys being handled.


Short and so very sweet


Munchkins are outgoing and playful, and enjoy lots of attention.


The Nebelung loves its family but may disappear when strangers arrive.

Norwegian Forest Cat

Nowegian Forest Cats are friendly and playful, as well as patient.


Wild in looks, the Ocicat possesses a tabby temperament.


Orientals are very active and vocal, and crave attention.


Persian cats are well known for their quiet, docile dispositions.


Peterbalds are intelligent, active cats that love attention and are known for being affectionate


Pixie-Bobs are busy but not hyperactive. They tend to develop an unusually strong bond with their families.


The RagaMuffin wants your attention — and knows how to get it


If you’re looking for an easygoing cat who enjoys being held or sprawled in your lap, the Ragdoll is ideal.

Russian Blue

Russian Blues are known for being both intelligent and independent. They are moderately active, and like to play.


Savannahs are apt to follow owners around the house, play fetch and exhibit other intelligent behaviors.

Scottish Fold

Never overly demanding, the soft-spoken Scottish Fold welcomes laps slightly more than games of fetch.

Selkirk Rex

Selkirk Rexes are mellow cats that love to be with people. They are affectionate, and like to play.


Siamese are vocal and demanding but are also curious, affectionate and athletic.


Siberians are very active and tend to be very good thinkers and problem solvers.


Known as “Velcro cats” because of their intense desire to be with their chosen people, Singapura love laps.


The Snowshoe has a sparkling and affectionate personality and likes being with people.


The independent but loving Sokoke bonds closely to its people and will “talk” to them for hours.


Fans of this breed embrace the Somali’s fun nature, energy bursts and humorous antics.


Because of their lack of a coat, the Sphynx need to keep their bodies from losing heat.


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The Cymric

It’s not hard to see why the Cymric wins over cat-loving fans, both in the cat fancy and in family homes.

The Exotic

Life with an Exotic is characterized by calmness and quiet admiration.


Tiffanies are gentle, mellow cats who love to spend time just curled up in your lap.


Tonkinese don’t take to being ignored and need a lot of attention.


Little body, big heart. Here are 9 things you need to know about the Toybob!


Tiger by looks, lap cat by temperament, the Toyger will leap into your heart with one swipe of her paw.

Turkish Angora

Turkish Angoras are friendly, intelligent, active cats who enjoy interacting with their human family as well as with other cats.

Turkish Van

Turkish Vans thoroughly enjoy games of fetch and are champion swimmers.