Welcome to The Cat Site
your cat community
Interact with our community

Cat Breeds

  1. What Is Grooming A Show Cat Like?

    What is grooming a show cat like? Two experienced breeders share their tipsEver wondered what it was like to show a cat? Are you curious about the...
    Rating:
    5/5,
    Views:
    2.6K
    Purraise:
    1
  2. Manx Cats: What You Need To Know About The Tailless Cat

    You may have heard of Manx cats as "a breed with no tail". In fact, not only do some Manx cats have tails, but the breed is unique in many other...
    Rating:
    5/5,
    Views:
    3.6K
    Purraise:
    2
  3. How To Tell Your Cat's Breed By Its Behavior

    How To Tell Your Cat's Breed By Its BehaviorWhile every cat has his or her distinct personality, some breeds are characterized by specific...
    Rating:
    4.2/5,
    Views:
    5.4K
    Purraise:
    3
  4. Turkish Van Cats: 5 Fascinating Things You Should Know

    Turkish Van Cats: 5 Fascinating Things You Should Know The Turkish Van is a rare natural breed which developed over millennia in southeast Turkey...
    Rating:
    5/5,
    Views:
    6.7K
    Purraise:
    0
  5. Quiz: Can You Identify This Cat Breed?

    How well do you know the various cat breeds? We have a fun illustrated quiz for you with lots of pretty cat pictures! See if you can guess the...
    Tags:
    Rating:
    5/5,
    Views:
    6.6K
    Purraise:
    3
  6. Turkish Angora Cats

    Turkish Angora cats are best known for their silky shimmering longhair coat. They're mesmerizingly beautiful cats with a fascinating breed...
    Rating:
    5/5,
    Views:
    4.4K
    Purraise:
    2
  7. Rescuing Purebred Cats: Interview With Kirsten Kranz

    "I'll let my Himalayan cat have babies just once or twice. I know I'll find good homes for her kittens." We hear that on the Pregnant Cats &...
    Rating:
    5/5,
    Views:
    4.8K
    Purraise:
    1
  8. Seven Rare Cat Breeds You May Not Know

    Getting a new breed of cat to be counted among the "regular" championship breeds can be a long process. Breeders work long and hard to achieve a...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    20.3K
    Purraise:
    1
  9. Creating New Cat Breeds

    The Cat Fancy - the term used to describe showing and breeding pedigreed cats - began some time at the end of the 19th century with very few...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    4K
    Purraise:
    0
  10. How Much Does It Really Cost To Breed Cats?

    Costs will vary depending on where you live and your relationship with the veterinarian—some offer a discount to regular clients, those with...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    9.3K
    Purraise:
    0
  11. So You Think You Want To Become A Breeder?

    Cats are cute, kittens are cuter, so why not let Kitty have a litter? The cuteness factor will guarantee they all find homes, right? Since Kitty...
    Rating:
    5/5,
    Views:
    7.6K
    Purraise:
    0
  12. Adopting Mouse - The Experience Of Buying From An Ethical Breeder

    Our member MServant shared with us the experience of buying her first purebred cat, a beautiful Russian Blue named Mouse. Mouse was bought from an...
    Rating:
    5/5,
    Views:
    1.7K
    Purraise:
    2
  13. Siamese Cats

    The Siamese breed is extremely popular, and is one of the few breeds that are instantly recognized by cat lovers, even those who are not...
    Rating:
    5/5,
    Views:
    8.3K
    Purraise:
    1
  14. Cat Registries

    Cats are famous for being independent and free-spirited, so you may even wonder why would anyone want to “register” a cat? Good question - and...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    4.2K
    Purraise:
    0
  15. What Breed Is My Cat?

    What breed is my cat? The complete guide to finding out what breed your cat is (or at least what breed he or she looks like)"How do I find out...
    Rating:
    5/5,
    Views:
    433.5K
    Purraise:
    1
  16. The Sphynx Cat

    The bald Sphynx captures the imagination of many cat lovers. Although this unique breed is still relatively rare, owners' enthusiastic praise...
    Rating:
    5/5,
    Views:
    8.1K
    Purraise:
    0
  17. Scottish Fold Cats

    In its early years, this unique breed of folded eared cats was met with scorn at its native British Islands but has since rapidly progressed to...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    3.9K
    Purraise:
    0
  18. Ragdoll Cats

    The Ragdoll is world famous for its alleged tendency to go limp when held. Although this particular characteristic is not a requirement in the...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    7.4K
    Purraise:
    1
  19. Persian Cats

    The Persian cat is probably the most popular of all cat breeds. Purebred Persians cats are common all over the world as pets, and are prominent...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    14.4K
    Purraise:
    0
  20. Oriental Cats - Breed Guide

    The Oriental Cat - An Overview Put simply, the Oriental breed is a non-pointed Siamese. These elegant and elongated cats of many colors and...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    3.4K
    Purraise:
    0
  21. Norwegian Forest Cat

    This breed originated as a natural outdoor working cat found typically on Norwegian farms. Through centuries, this cat has evolved and adapted to...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    3.2K
    Purraise:
    0
  22. Munchkin Cats

    Munchkin CatsHave you ever seen a Munchkin cat? The dwarves of the Cat Fancy world are easily recognized. Their short legs keep their bodies...
    Rating:
    5/5,
    Views:
    4.7K
    Purraise:
    1
  23. Himalayan Cats

    The Himalayan is one of the most popular breeds of cats. These longhair, blue-eyed beauties capture the eyes and hearts of cat lovers all over the...
    Rating:
    5/5,
    Views:
    24.8K
    Purraise:
    0
  24. British Shorthair Cats

    The British Shorthair - An OverviewAlthough The British Shorthair is the oldest British cat breed, it gained recognition in the US only in the...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    9.2K
    Purraise:
    0
  25. Bengal Cats

    Bengal Cats - Concise and complete breed descriptionThe Bengal is one of the first new breeds to have been created by deliberately crossing...
    Rating:
    5/5,
    Views:
    6.6K
    Purraise:
    0
  26. Abyssinian Cats

    The Abyssinian cat, with its endless charm and easy-to-maintain good looks, is becoming one of the favorite breeds for people looking for a family...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    3.8K
    Purraise:
    0
  27. About Breeding Cats

    Throughout most of the history of the domesticated cat, there has been little or no deliberate breeding of cats for type. The various cat breeds...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    3.4K
    Purraise:
    0
  28. How To Choose A Cat Breeder

    Knowing which breed is suitable for you and your lifestyle is indeed the first step towards sharing your life with a pedigreed pet. Next, is the...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    2.3K
    Purraise:
    0
  29. American Shorthair Cats

    The American Shorthair cat can trace his roots back to the Mayflower's landing in North America. These cats worked their way across the ocean as...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    13.4K
    Purraise:
    0
  30. Birman Cats

    The origin of the Birman cat is a mystery full of legends and fantasy. They are believed to have been the sacred companion of Kittah priests in...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    3.9K
    Purraise:
    0
  31. Burmese Cats

    An ancient breed developed within modern breeding programs, the Burmese is considered to be one of the most beautiful breeds originating in the...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    3.9K
    Purraise:
    0
  32. Russian Blue Cats

    An affectionate cat, gentle in nature, the Russian Blue is popular as a companion as well as a show cat. Blues are self-sufficient if left alone...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    19.6K
    Purraise:
    0
  33. Cornish And Devon Rex Cats

    At first, Cornish Rex cats appear to be all angles—long tail, lithe body, structured cheek bones and legs a runway model would kill for. A second...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    6K
    Purraise:
    0
  34. The Ocicat

    The Ocicat is a domestic cat that has been bred especially to look like a wild cat. It is named after the beautiful spotted Ocelot, but is bred...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    5.1K
    Purraise:
    0
  35. Pixie Bob Cats

    [IMG]The Pixie-Bob breed seems to have everything going for it: an intelligent, playful personality, a strong resemblance to the American Bobcat...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    5.9K
    Purraise:
    0
  36. Siberian Cats

    [IMG]The national cat of Russia, the Siberian was first imported to the US, in 1990. It is still relatively rare, with long waiting lists for...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    4.6K
    Purraise:
    0
  37. The Maine Coon Cat

    The Maine Coon Cat - Breed ProfileThe Maine Coon is one of the most impressive cat breeds out there. When a Maine Coon walks into the room, with...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    31K
    Purraise:
    2
  38. The Exotic Shorthair Cat

    [IMG]With their sweet teddy bear look, docile yet loving temperament and relatively easy maintenance grooming regime, Exotic Shorthairs are fast...
    Rating:
    0/5,
    Views:
    5.8K
    Purraise:
    0
Loading...
  1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.