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The Persian has been among the most popular cat breeds in the US for years because of their soft features and laidback temperament. History The...
The Bombay–dubbed the mini black panther of the Felis Catus species–is a relatively new breed that originated in Louisville, Kentucky, in 1953...
Neva Masquerades are often seen as the colorpoint variant of the Siberian cat. They aren’t recognized by TICA (The International Cat Association)...
Somalis are virtually the longhaired version of the Abyssinian, although it’s considered its own breed. History The breed originated when the...
The American breed made famous by the Internet sensation Grumpy Cat, who ironically was a mixed breed, although she did resemble the Snowshoe cat...
The Devon Rex is a rare, curly-haired cat breed similar to the Cornish Rex and the LaPerm. History & Origins The breed originated in Devon...
The Chausie is a cross between the jungle cat–a medium-sized wildcat–and the Abyssinian cat. History & Origins Jungle cats were domesticated by...
You may notice a resemblance between the colorpoint shorthair and the Siamese–likely because they’re related! History Believe it or not, there...
The American Wirehair is a rare curly-haired breed, similar to the Laperm and Selkirk Rex. However, the Wirehair’s curls are less defined and more...
History The origin of the Ocicat began in 1964 when an American cat breeder named Virginia Daly attempted to create an agouti pointed Siamese by...
The Ragamuffin is a domestic longhaired cat breed related to the Ragdoll. History The breed's history began with the Ragdoll–a longhaired cat...
The Singapura is known as the smallest domestic cat in the world! History The history of the Singapura cat is a controversial subject. It was...
The Korat looks very similar to the Russian blue, although they’re not related! History The Korat is among the oldest cat breeds in the world...
The Manx is a domestic bobtailed cat hailing from the Isle of Man. History No one knows the true origin of the Manx cat, although some believe...
The Balinese is the long-haired version of the Siamese, although they are considered their own breed. History Despite the breed’s name Balinese...
Not to be confused with the Turkish Van, although the two breeds are related. History Turkish Angoras are a natural breed that originates...
The cat breed I picked for the month of June is the Burmese! The Burmese is considered hypoallergenic, although they aren't completely...
The Burmilla is a rare crossbreed that originated from the United Kingdom. History The Burmilla is the result of the accidental breeding in the...
The Selkirk Rex is one of the few cat breeds with curly hair! A natural genetic mutation causes their curly hair. History The Selkirk Rex...
The Egyptian Mau is believed to be the oldest cat breed in the world! The first recordings of the breed were ancient Egyptian drawings of spotted...