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Top 11 Most Popular Cat Breeds:

Domestic Catdomestic

1. Most Popular Breed is the Domestic Cat – ancestors were around long before most of today’s recognized cat breeds. Known as “moggies,” “mixed breed,” and “alley cats.”



2. Persian Cats – have long-flowing coat, sweet face and disposition. Needs a calm home, but provides pleasure to the owners.



3. The Maine Coon cat is happy with children, dogs, or older people. Nickname, “The Gentle Giant.”



4. Exotic Cats have the look and sweet personality of the Persian, but have been bred with a short plush coat.


Siamese Cat

5. Siamese Cats remain popular for a pedigreed cat.


Abyssinian Cat

6. Abyssinian Cats are active cats. Many enjoy water. Provide plenty of interactive play.


Ragdoll Cat

7. Ragdoll Cats are named as such because they relax when held. They adore their humans and want to be near them all the time.



8. Birman Cats have a great personality and adjust well to many lifestyles; active but will entertain themselves quietly.


American Shorthair

9. American Shorthair was originally called the “Domestic Shorthair.” Low maintenance. Strong, healthy cats.


oriental cat

10. Oriental Cat was created from the Siamese cats to add solid colors and patterns different than the traditional pointed pattern.



11. Sphynx Cat has an almost hairless body, big ears and pixie look. Good companions, smart and friendly.