Birman – The Sacred Cat of Burma

Birman – The Sacred Cat of Burma

The Birman is a long-haired, color-pointed, domestic cat breed that is distinguished by a silky coat, deep blue eyes, and contrasting white gloves or socks on each of its paws. It is also known as the “Sacred Cat of Burma” because based on legends, it descended from Burmese temple cats who were … Read more

Siberian – The National Cat of Russia

Siberian – The National Cat of Russia

The Siberian cat is a native from the taiga of Siberia. It is a variety of domestic cat that’s present in Russia for centuries. Its longer name is Siberian Forest Cat, but it is usually referred to as the Siberian or the Siberian cat. Aside from that, it is also called the … Read more

Exotic Shorthair – The Lazy Man’s Persian Cat

Exotic Shorthair – The Lazy Man’s Persian Cat

The Exotic Shorthair is known to be the lazy man’s Persian because it has the sweet face of the Persian cat but has a short, plush coat that is easier to groom and take care of. It is also similar to the Persian in many ways, including its temperament and conformation with … Read more

The Affectionate British Shorthair Cat

British Shorthair

The British Shorthair cat breed is a pedigreed variety of the traditional British domestic cat. This breed is an ancient cat which probably originated from European domestic cats that were imported to Britain by the Romans in the first century AD. This cat has a good-natured appearance and a calm temperament, making … Read more

Scottish Fold – The Lop-Eared Cat

Scottish Fold–The Lop Eared Cat

The Scottish Fold is a domestic cat breed that has a natural dominant-gene mutation which affects cartilage throughout the body. This gene mutation causes its ears to fold, being forward and down towards the front of its head. Scottish Folds were originally known as lop-eared or lops, named after the lop-eared rabbit, … Read more

Bengal Cat – The Leopardette

Bengal

The Bengal cat is a domestic breed that is developed to appear like exotic wild cats such as leopards, ocelots, clouded leopards, and margays. They were developed through selective breeding from hybrids of the Asian leopard cat with domestic cats with the goal of creating a friendly, confident, and healthy cat that … Read more

Russian Blue – The Doberman Pinscher of Cats

Russian Blue

The Russian Blue cat breed comes in varieties of colors from a light shimmering silver to a darker, slate gray. It has a sophisticated yet well-built body that’s why one cat judge proclaimed it as the Doberman Pinscher of cats. This breed can develop close bonds with their owners and a lot … Read more

The Playful Tonkinese Cat

Tonkinese

The Tonkinese cat is a crossbreed between a Siamese cat and a Burmese cat. It is known to be a great pet because it has a goofy and humorous personality that can be quite entertaining. The short-haired Tonkinese is the best-known variety but there are also medium-haired ones that are more popular … Read more

Ragdoll: The Puppy-Like Cat

Ragdoll

A Ragdoll cat can have you falling into the depths of its glowing, sapphire eyes. It is a large and muscular semi-longhair cat breed that is best known to be docile and has an affectionate nature. This cat breed is popular both in the United Kingdom and its native United States. They … Read more

The Adorable Ragamuffin

Ragamuffin

The Ragamuffin is a variant of the Ragdoll cat breed and it was established as a separate breed in 1994. Though these breeds are similar in temperament and appearance, the Ragamuffin is more affectionate and it loves to be cuddled. They are popular because of their friendly personalities and thick, rabbit-like fur. … Read more