The cats listed are a selection. Get to know everything about cat breeds.
Throughout the history people have bred and studied cats in order to invent different breeds as well as to try to eliminate certain troublesome character traits.
American bobtail cat pictures. Some may be available for purchase. By clicking on the name of the cat you can read about the origin of the breed the coat varieties the personality and temperament as well as any special grooming needs that the different cat breeds might have. A visitor made the following comment on cat body types.
A cat list that provides an easy reference and quick guide to domestic cats. Photos of cat breeds a h to see the more established breeds this lead to two more pages of pictures of breeds. Click for illustrated checklist on buying a kittenfor all the many dwarf cat breeds please scroll down to select dwarf cats.
Pictures of cat breeds from abyssinian to himalayan a h are on this page. Home page history a home page especially for the american bobtails and a little about their origins. The exotic shorthair or exotic for short is a persian of a different coat.
If the persian is a cat in a glamourous evening gown the exotic is the persian stripped down to its skivvies. Below you will find a list of the different cat breeds with pictures divided into different championship breed categories. Alumni here are a few of the many kittens and.
Lists include hybrid popular and new cat breeds a companion for every cat lover. Effective with the start of the 2018 show season may 1 2018 the lykoi and khao manee are being exhibited in the miscellaneous classeffective with the start of the 2019 show season may 1 2019 the toybob is being exhibited in the miscellaneous class. There are many more cat breeds albeit that some are on the fringes of the cat fancy see domestic cat breeds for what i call fringe breeds.
Retirees these adults have done their part as breeders and show cats and are living the good life. Cfa currently recognizes 42 pedigreed breeds for showing in the championship class. Kittens here are some pictures of recent american bobtail kittens.
Abyssinian cat breeders listed by cattery who also work with chocolate and lilac colors. Although ranking among the various cat breed popularity varies from year to year most of the same breeds appear year after year in the cfa cat fanciers association list of the 10 most popular cat breeds.