different cat breed profiles and types are listed. Information
regarding each cat breed's personality, history, coat type and care,
appearance, colours, temperament etc. There are many different cat breeds to
Photos are included. Which breed of cat is right
The Abyssinian Cat
is an affectionate intelligent cat, very people
orientated, extremely active and a cat that thrives on
interaction and play. They are not constant lap cats,
rather, they need to know what you are doing; like to
help you make a telephone call; read your newspaper or
make your bed, in fact they insist on being included in
all family activities as a right.
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Cats have a great temperament. The kittens are lively but not boisterous.
They are an extremely affectionate breed and very people orientated. They prefer
to spend their time with their owners and are always involved in family
activities. The even temperament makes them excellent pets for anyone even very
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Cats: They are extremely affectionate and
love to be in contact with their people. A
Balinese is a cat that will be noticed. They will be there with you
in times of need, consoling you with their company, and they will be
there in your times of joy, ready to play and join in the fun.Life with a Balinese is an adventure, always on
the move and never dull.
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The Bengal Cat's activity level is very high and they love to
play, run and leap. They are great climbers and jumpers. They could
at times be described as mischievous. Bengals are not a cat to be
ignored. They sometimes demand a lot of attention but they will
always keep you entertained with their antics.
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Birman Cats are affectionate, intelligent, playful cats, and are
the happiest in family or multi-pet households. Males, in
particular, are often very talkative. They are a placid cat and very
loyal to their owners. Birmans are gentle and playful.
They are an outgoing cat, friendly and playful. They are easily
leash trained and like to retrieve. They are a very sociable cat and
make a great addition to the family as they get on well with
children and dogs. They are very agile and athletic and their
antics will keep you constantly amused.
British Shorthair Cats are placid, non demanding, tolerant,
docile and respectful. They are not vocal cats and in fact are very
quiet and can cope with being alone without fretting. They are not
inclined to wander. They love children and get along extremely well
The Burmese Cat is a very friendly inquisitive cat with an
outgoing, loving nature. The Burmese is an upfront cat, not left out
of where it is all happening. It's a participator - alert, curious,
intelligent, interfering and gregarious: you cannot ignore it!
Burmese are one of the most popular breeds. It has been said that
the Burmese are more like dogs than cats in their behaviour.
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The Burmilla Cat is an outgoing, friendly and sociable cat
Burmillas are great with children. Combined with their low
maintenance and wonderful disposition they make an ideal family pet.
Burmilla Long HairThe
longhair Burmilla is bright and fun loving, but more laid back than
its shorthair relative in most cases. It is an ideal cat for single
people or families, being quite happy to wait until you come home
for attention. They are not a demanding cat, but still love to spend
as much time with you as possible.Many of
them are very good “fetch-it” cats too!
Burmilla Long Hair Cat Breed
attributes include a super affectionate nature and real love for
their human companions, great deal of intelligence with the ability
to learn quickly and a keen instinct to hunt. The Cheetoh Cat is
also extremely intelligent, very curious and quite dog-like in their
ways. Cheetoh's are a sweet natured lap cat that look wild but have
a dependable docile nature and can be trusted around anyone,
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Cornish Rex Cat
Once seen, never forgotten. The Cornish Rex cat is
delightful, distinctively different, constantly charming and
captivating. Rexes need people, and given a choice will spend
most of their time with humans. They
like people and they also like to participate in their activities.
Using its paws like hands, a Cornish Rex can pick up small objects,
and some have even learned to turn door knobs and open doors
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Devon Rex Cats:
The character of the Devon Rex is remarkable! Devon
Rex are alert and active, and shows a lively interest in
their surroundings. They love to be with their humans,
and enjoy playing fetch or other games. They are also
extremely agile cats with an inquisitive nature and will
explore every corner of their homes.
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The average Mau is quite clingy to his owners; some
will take to only one member of the family, while others will take over the
entire household. Whichever way it goes, once the Mau has bonded, he is your
lover for life and will actively participate in anything that you are doing
(whether you want him there or not)
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personality of the Exotic cat is like that of the
Persian, outgoing, placid, easy to handle and beautiful
This combined with a sense of immense curiosity about
what goes on about them makes them the ideal companion.
They are most happy when they are with people and love
playing with children or just sitting on a lap or on the
arm of your chair.
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The Highlander cat will steal your heart with their fun
loving nature and crazy antics. This breed is extremely
affectionate, gentle and also very playful. The
Highlander cat loves to be the centre of attention. They
are a high energy cat with an inquisitive nature. They
love to chase and play.
Himalayan Cats Along
with their striking appearance, Himalayans have a wonderfully
outgoing and engaging personality being extremely affectionate,
playful and endearing. Many Himalayan fanciers would say they
are the most outgoing of all Persian cats.
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Maine Coon Cats are a loyal gentle cat. They are often known as
the Gentle Giant of the cat world. They are a vocal breed with a
variety of meows, chirps and trills. They are very sociable and get
on well with children and other pets. They love to be part of the
family and will join in most family activities.
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The Norwegian Forest Cat enjoys being with people and other pets
and is excellent with children. They are very patient animals and
are not stressed easily. They are very intelligent and have a
natural curiosity. They like to be up high to survey their kingdom.
A climbing tree is perfect and they will spend endless amounts of
energy going up and down doing all they can to impress you with
their athletic abilities.
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The Ocicat personality and temperament are
predictable and loving - they make a wonderful addition
to any household - they generally adapt readily to most
situations, including children and other pets.
They are a beautiful, wild looking cat with the best
domestic cat personality, very active and ready to play,
but willing to purr on your lap too.
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Orientals eagerly greet you at the door and tell you all about their
day. If you’re late, they will scold you and tell you how worried
they were that you didn't call. Curiosity and intelligence combined,
providing Orientals a means of finding anything and everything. They
have been known to open a drawer, or empty your purse to discover
their favourite toy. Give Orientals the attention and affection they
need, and they will do anything to please you. Ignore them, and they
will droop with despair.
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Persian Cats are usually a quiet and gentle cat. They are calm
and undemanding and can be very affectionate. They are very placid
and unlikely to scratch anyone. Because of the Persian's serene
nature they usually get on well with other pets and are great with
children that are not too boisterous. They love to be stroked and
patted and lap up any attention you give them.
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Ragdoll Cats are extremely docile and love to be held and
cuddled. They are usually relaxed in new surroundings and get on
well with dogs and cats. Ragdolls are very affectionate and
gentle making them an ideal pet for children.They have a quiet voice
and are playful without being noisy or destructive. Ragdolls are a
very laid back cat and become devoted to their owners.
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Blue The Russian Blue has
a quiet sometimes shy although very affectionate personality. They
are very soft spoken and you rarely hear them speak. They are very
well suited to indoor life.The Russian Blue's quiet tranquil
personality may best suit a family with the same characteristics.
They are very loyal and become devoted to their owners.The Russian
Blue is an intelligent cat, playful and sweet. They like to join in
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Scottish Folds are a very friendly and docile cat.
Their large round eyes and folded ears, coupled with expressive
looks, intelligence and inquisitive nature make them a wonderful
extension to the family home. Folds are not very vocal. Scottish
Folds have very tiny "meows". The breed is very good with children,
and can adapt to almost any situation. Scottish Folds also make
friends readily with other cats.
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They are curious, tolerant, extremely sociable cats
that enjoy spending time with their preferred persons.
People-oriented without being clingy, Selkirks have a generous
measure of love and loyalty for their human companions. Selkirks fit
in well with other family members including children, and usually
get along well with other companion animals
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Cats are a very intelligent, lively, entertaining cat. They can
be very demanding and become totally involved in their owner's life.
Siamese do not like to be ignored and always have to be the centre
of attention. They usually regard themselves as people rather than
cats. You will never be bored if you own a Siamese cat.
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Personality Plus. The Siberian has a
very dog like temperament and are very affectionate. They come out
to great the visitors in the house and are not shy. They are very
intelligent and very quick learners. They also have a triple purr
and unlike other breeds have a chirping sound they use when they
come to greet you. When they are around water they appear to be
fascinated with it and will drop toys into it and play in sinks with
water left in. The Siberian makes the ideal lap cat and will live
quite happily indoors with you.
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Singapura cats are mischievous and inquisitive, meaning that they
will investigate anything thoroughly. They are very quick witted,
able to adapt and learn, intelligent, lightning fast and genuinely
tough and hardy. They get on well with children and other pets.They
have enchanting personalities, always wanting to please and
entertain you. Soft sweet little voices that question you and answer
you back. They are truly people pleasers.
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The Snowshoe personality is as unique as their appearance and is
never boring. Generally a highly interactive cat, they may talk to
you with their soft, melodic voice. Almost all are inquisitive and
active, offering many hours of delightful entertainment and a cat's
lifetime of affectionate companionship. The temperament is described
as ‘bombproof’ and indeed little seems to faze them.
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Somali Cats have bright,
bubbly, energetic and loving personalities. They are very intelligent and active
cats, who demonstrate a real devotion to their staff. Somali cats are intensely
affectionate to their people, and are usually extroverted and enjoy visitors
also. These cats make their presence felt - they share their special joie de
vivre with the humans in their lives. They often like to sit on your shoulder to
supervise what you are doing, will help with the housework - they are great at
making the beds!
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Sphynx are very active and love to the centre of attention, they
are not suited to people wanting a quiet docile cat.
have a friendly disposition and are very sociable with other people and pets.
Sphynx are very intelligent and can be taught to walk on a lead and respond to
voice commands. They are often described as the most intelligent and
affectionate of all cat breeds.
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The Toyger has a laid back easy going temperament and makes a
good companion. They are athletic and love to be around people. They are very
suitable for most households and get on well with children and other pets.
Toygers are intelligent and are easily trained. Many Toygers enjoy playing with
water much like their wild cousins, tigers, who are strong swimmers and enjoy
bathing in rivers, lakes and waterholes. More
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The personality of the Tonkinese is, to me, unique. A cat that
will retrieve things for you, run and meet you at the
front door when you get home from work, insist on
sitting on your lap or the most comfortable position, a
cat that not only gets along with dogs but has them
wrapped around their little claws, can be taken for
walks on a lead, are all characteristics of a fantastic
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Van Cat is extremely intelligent and imaginative. A Turkish cat
is very lively, loving and demonstrative pet. They frequently
chatter in answer to their owners, more often than not getting the
last word in. Turkish Van cats often retrieve toy mice, balls and
crumpled paper, and will exhaust their owners long before they tire
themselves. An intriguing aspect of Turkish Vans is their insatiable
curiosity for water, A few are not interested but the majority can
be found dipping their paws, toys and bedding in water bowls, or
sitting in sinks and baths waiting for the tap to be turned on. They
will also assist with rituals like dishwashing and often sit
entranced while their owners are showering.
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