List of cat breeds

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Various cat breeds

This page lists breeds of domestic cats. The list includes breeds that are old traditional breeds, and also rare breeds or new breeds that are still being developed. Please see individual articles for more information.

Breeds[change | change source]

Breed Country Origin Body type Coat Pattern Image
Abyssinian cat Egypt Natural Oriental Short Ticked
Aegean cat Greece Natural/Standard Semi-long Bi- or tri-colored
American Bobtail United States Mutation Short/Long All
American Curl United States Mutation Short/Long All
American Shorthair United States Natural Short All but colorpoint
American Wirehair United States Mutation Rex All but colorpoint
Arabian Mau Arabian Peninsula Natural Short
Asian cat Developed in the United Kingdom-Britain Short Evenly solid
Asian Semi-longhair Great Britain Crossbreed Semi-long Solid
Australian Mist Australia Crossbreed Medium Short Spotted and Classic tabby
Balinese cat United States Crossbreed Oriental Long Colorpoint
Bambino cat United States Crossbreed Hairless/Furry down
Bengal United States Hybrid Short Spotted/Marbled
Birman Burma Natural Semi Long Colorpoint
Bombay cat United States Crossbreed Medium Short Solid
Brazilian Shorthair Brazil Natural Short All
British Longhair United Kingdom Cobby Long
British Shorthair United Kingdom Natural Cobby Short All
Burmese cat Burma and Thailand Natural Short Solid
Burmilla United Kingdom Crossbreed Short/Long
California Spangled United States Crossbreed Short Spotted
Chantilly-Tiffany United States Crossbreed Medium Longhair Solid, Mackerel, Ticked, Spotted tabby
Chartreux France Natural Cobby Short Solid
Chausie France Hybrid Short Ticked
Cheetoh United States Hybrid Crossbreed Short Spotted
Colorpoint Shorthair Short
Cornish Rex United Kingdom Mutation Rex All
Cymric cat Isle of Man Natural/Mutation Long
Cyprus cat Cyprus Natural Lean and muscular All All
Devon Rex England Mutation Oriental Rex All
Donskoy cat or Don Sphynx Russia Hairless
Dragon Li China Natural Short Striped tabby
Egyptian Mau Egypt Natural Short Spotted
European Shorthair Sweden Natural Short
Exotic Shorthair United States Crossbreed Cobby Short All
German Rex East Germany Mutation Rex
Havana Brown United Kingdom Crossbreed Oriental Short Solid
Himalayan United Kingdom Crossbreed Cobby Long Colorpoint
Japanese Bobtail Japan Natural Medium Short/Long All but colorpoint and ticked
Javanese cat Indonesia Crossbreed Oriental Long/Short Colorpoint
Khao Manee Thailand Natural Short Solid
Korat Thailand Natural Short Solid
Kurilian Bobtail Russia Natural Semi-Cobby Short/Long
LaPerm United States Mutation Medium Rex All
Maine Coon United States natural Long All but colorpoint and ticked
Manx Isle of Man Natural/Mutation Short/Long All but colorpoint
Mekong Bobtail Russia Natural/Mutation Short Colorpoint
Minskin United States Crossbreed Semi-Cobby Short/Hairless All
Munchkin cat United States Mutation
Napoleon cat Long/short Varied
Nebelung United States Semi-long Solid
Neva Masquerade Russia Crossbreed Long Colorpoint
Norwegian Forest cat Norway Natural Long All but colorpoint
Ocicat United States Crossbreed Short Spotted
Ojos Azules United States Natural short or semi-long
Oregon Rex United States Mutation Rex
Oriental Bicolor Oriental Bicolor
Oriental Longhair United States Crossbreed Oriental Short All
Oriental Shorthair Oriental Short All but colorpoint
Persian cat Greater Iran Cobby Long All
Peterbald Russia Crossbreed Stocky Hairless All
Pixie-bob United States Natural Short Spotted
Ragamuffin United States Crossbreed Cobby Long All
Ragdoll United States Crossbreed Cobby Long Colorpoint/Mitted/Bicolor
Russian Blue Russia Natural Short Solid
Russian Black, White or Tabby Australia Crossbreed Short
Savannah cat United States Hybrid Short Spotted
Scottish Fold Scotland Natural/Mutation Cobby Short/Long All
Selkirk Rex United States Mutation/Cross Cobby Rex (Short/Long) All
Serengeti cat United States Hybrid Crossbreed Short Spotted
Serrade petit France Natural Short mini-cat Serrade petit.jpg
Siamese Thailand Natural Oriental Short Colorpoint
Siberian Russia Natural Semi-Cobby Semi-long All
Singapura Singapore Natural Short Ticked
Snowshoe United States Crossbreed Short Colorpoint
Sokoke Kenya Natural Short Classic tabby with ticking
Somali United States Mutation Long Ticked
Sphynx Canada Mutation Stocky Hairless All
Thai Thailand Natural Short Colorpoint
Tonkinese Canada Crossbreed Short Colorpoint/Mink/Solid
Toyger United States Crossbreed Medium Short Mackerel
Traditional Persian,
or Doll Face Persian
Greater Iran Natural Cobby Long All
Turkish Angora Turkey Natural Semi-long All but not colorpoint
Turkish Van Turkey Natural Semi-long Van
Ukrainian Levkoy Ukraine Hairless
Ussuri Russia Natural Hybrid Short Spotted
Ukunna Maine, United States Natural Any speckled
York Chocolate Cat United States
Breed Country Origin Body type Coat Pattern Image

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