List of cat breeds

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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 Gustav chocolate.jpg
Aegean cat Greece Natural/Standard Semi-long Bi- or tri-colored Aegean cat.jpg
American Bobtail United States Mutation Short/Long All American bobtail 2.jpg
American Curl United States Mutation Short/Long All American curl 2.jpg
American Shorthair United States Natural Short All but colorpoint American Shorthair.jpg
American Wirehair United States Mutation Rex All but colorpoint American Wirehair - CFF cat show Heinola 2008-05-04 IMG 8721.JPG
Arabian Mau Arabian Peninsula Natural Short Bex Arabian Mau.jpg
Asian cat Developed in the United Kingdom-Britain Short Evenly solid BrownVarientAsianCat.JPG
Asian Semi-longhair Great Britain Crossbreed Semi-long Solid Tiffanie at cat show.jpg
Australian Mist Australia Crossbreed Medium Short Spotted and Classic tabby Australian Mist.jpg
Balinese cat United States Crossbreed Oriental Long Colorpoint Ghislaine 6028.jpg
Bambino cat United States Crossbreed Hairless/Furry down
Bengal United States Hybrid Short Spotted/Marbled Moca the Cat café cat.jpg
Birman Burma Natural Semi Long Colorpoint Birman2.jpg
Bombay cat United States Crossbreed Medium Short Solid Bombay cat.jpg
Brazilian Shorthair Brazil Natural Short All Gato pelo curto brasileiro.JPG
British Longhair United Kingdom Cobby Long British Longhair - Black Silver Shaded.jpg
British Shorthair United Kingdom Natural Cobby Short All Britishblue.jpg
Burmese cat Burma and Thailand Natural Short Solid Blissandlucky11.jpg
Burmilla United Kingdom Crossbreed Short/Long Male Burmilla cat.jpeg
California Spangled United States Crossbreed Short Spotted Star Spangled Cat.jpg
Chantilly-Tiffany United States Crossbreed Medium Longhair Solid, Mackerel, Ticked, Spotted tabby Tiffany1.jpg
Chartreux France Natural Cobby Short Solid Abbaye fev2006 003.jpg
Chausie France Hybrid Short Ticked Chausiecatexample.jpg
Cheetoh Cat United States Hybrid Crossbreed Short Spotted
Colorpoint Shorthair Short Colorpoint Shorthair.jpg
Cornish Rex United Kingdom Mutation Rex All BebopsLilacPrince.JPG
Cymric cat Isle of Man Natural/Mutation Long Cymric - Norwegian forest cat presentation show Kotka 2009-02-01 IMG 0687.JPG
Cyprus cat Cyprus Natural Lean and muscular All All CyprusShorthair.jpg
Devon Rex England Mutation Oriental Rex All Devon Rex Izzy.jpg
Donskoy cat or Don Sphynx Russia Hairless Cat don sphinx.JPG
Dragon Li China Natural Short Striped tabby Dragon Li - Li Hua Mau1.jpg
Egyptian Mau Egypt Natural Short Spotted Egy mau.jpg
European Shorthair Sweden Natural Short European shorthair procumbent Quincy.jpg
Exotic Shorthair United States Crossbreed Cobby Short All Cream tabby exotic cat.jpg
German Rex East Germany Mutation Rex German Rex Emi.jpg
Havana Brown United Kingdom Crossbreed Oriental Short Solid Havana Brown - choco.jpg
Himalayan United Kingdom Crossbreed Cobby Long Colorpoint Seal point himalayan cat.jpg
Japanese Bobtail Japan Natural Medium Short/Long All but colorpoint and ticked JapaneseBobtailBlueEyedMi-ke.JPG
Javanese cat Indonesia Crossbreed Oriental Long/Short Colorpoint Javanese cat.jpg
Khao Manee Thailand Natural Short Solid Khao Manee "ChaWee".jpg
Korat Thailand Natural Short Solid Veda,chat-adulte-mâle-race-korat.JPG
Kurilian Bobtail Russia Natural Semi-Cobby Short/Long Kurilian bobtail.JPG
LaPerm United States Mutation Medium Rex All Laperm LH red tabby.jpg
Maine Coon United States natural Long All but colorpoint and ticked Maine Coon female.jpg
Manx Isle of Man Natural/Mutation Short/Long All but colorpoint Japanese Bobtail looking like Manx.jpg
Mekong Bobtail Russia Natural/Mutation Short Colorpoint Mekong bobtail female, Cofein Pride cattery.jpg
Minskin United States Crossbreed Semi-Cobby Short/Hairless All Minskin Kitten Female blue tabby color-pattern.jpg
Munchkin cat United States Mutation Longhairedmunchkin.jpg
Napoleon cat Long/short Varied
Nebelung United States Semi-long Solid Nebelung Male, Aleksandr van Song de Chine.JPG
Norwegian Forest cat Norway Natural Long All but colorpoint Norskskogkatt Evita 3.JPG
Ocicat United States Crossbreed Short Spotted Ocicat Rizzo moving.jpg
Ojos Azules United States Natural short or semi-long Lazuli01.jpg
Oregon Rex United States Mutation Rex
Oriental Bicolor Oriental Bicolor Oriental shorthair 20070130 caroline.jpg
Oriental Longhair United States Crossbreed Oriental Short All OLH-GIP Divan Cesar.jpg
Oriental Shorthair Oriental Short All but colorpoint Oriental Shorthair Blue Eyed White cat (juvenile).jpg
Persian cat Greater Iran Cobby Long All Shaded silver Persian Cat Missionhill Cosmic Rainstorm.jpg
Peterbald Russia Crossbreed Stocky Hairless All Tamila the lilac tabby Peterbald cat.jpg
Pixie-bob United States Natural Short Spotted Jarnac Bepacific feb07.jpg
Ragamuffin United States Crossbreed Cobby Long All 20050922AmarilloRes.jpg
Ragdoll United States Crossbreed Cobby Long Colorpoint/Mitted/Bicolor Ragdoll from Gatil Ragbelas.jpg
Russian Blue Russia Natural Short Solid Russian Blue 001.gif
Russian Black, White or Tabby Australia Crossbreed Short
Savannah cat United States Hybrid Short Spotted Szavanna macska F2.jpg
Scottish Fold Scotland Natural/Mutation Cobby Short/Long All Scottishfold.jpg
Selkirk Rex United States Mutation/Cross Cobby Rex (Short/Long) All Selkirk Rex.jpg
Serengeti cat United States Hybrid Crossbreed Short Spotted Serengetimalecat.jpg
Serrade petit France Natural Short mini-cat Serrade petit.jpg
Siamese Thailand Natural Oriental Short Colorpoint Siam lilacpoint.jpg
Siberian Russia Natural Semi-Cobby Semi-long All Siberiancat.jpg
Singapura Singapore Natural Short Ticked Raffles singapura cat.jpg
Snowshoe United States Crossbreed Short Colorpoint Snowshoe (cat).JPG
Sokoke Kenya Natural Short Classic tabby with ticking Sokoke dalili.jpg
Somali United States Mutation Long Ticked Blue Somali kitten age 3 months.jpg
Sphynx Canada Mutation Stocky Hairless All Sphinx2 July 2006.jpg
Thai Thailand Natural Short Colorpoint Mimbi3.JPG
Tonkinese Canada Crossbreed Short Colorpoint/Mink/Solid Tonkinese.gif
Toyger United States Crossbreed Medium Short Mackerel Toyger - Cornish Rex presentation show Riihimäki 2008-11-16 IMG 0101.JPG
Traditional Persian,
or Doll Face Persian
Greater Iran Natural Cobby Long All SnowyandHazy.jpg
Turkish Angora Turkey Natural Semi-long All but not colorpoint Turkse angora.jpg
Turkish Van Turkey Natural Semi-long Van Turkish Van Example2.jpg
Ukrainian Levkoy Ukraine Hairless Ukrainian Levkoy cat.jpg
Ussuri Russia Natural Hybrid Short Spotted
York Chocolate Cat United States Adult Kittie (s).jpg
Breed Country Origin Body type Coat Pattern Image

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