Abyssinian » razadegatos.info

The Abyssinian is elegant and of medium size, defined musculature and short coat. They stand out for their agility, intelligence and need for affection from their owners. It is very active and needs high spaces to climb. It integrates into families with dogs but not so much with another feline.



Aegean » razadegatos.info

The Aegean is one of the oldest pugs in the world. It originates from Greece and is the product of natural crossbreeding without human intervention. They are medium sized, very sociable and affectionate. Recommended for all types of families and if possible in homes with large spaces.


Altai Blue Eyes

Altai Blue Eyes » razadegatos.info

The blue-eyed Altai is a breed that has been known for very few years and has been gaining notoriety, thanks to its particular blue eyes and a variety of colors in its coat, such as brindle or black among others, which differs from the typical white or point pattern kittens.


American Bobtail

American Bobtail » razadegatos.info

The American Bobtail has a short tail and is a rare kitten. It has a large size and a wide variety of colors. They are very intelligent and bold, also active, but not restless or destructive, ideal for all types of families with or without pets.


American Curl (short and long hair)

American Curl (short and long hair) » razadegatos.info

Flammatory because of their curved ears (their distinctive mark). They are affectionate, cuddly and attached. The American Curl is in good health and does not suffer from congenital diseases, although grooming itself with Semi-long hair can cause hairballs in the digestive tract.


American Shorthair

American Shorthair » razadegatos.info

The American Shorthair is one of the most popular and chosen by families in the United States, with a wide variety of colors and shades. They have no problem being left alone, are docile and independent in character, also very affectionate and cuddly with their owners.


American Wirehair (rough hair)

American Wirehair (rough hair) » razadegatos.info

The American Wirehair has a striking and extraordinary coat, being rough and hard, unique among all felines. They are curious, affectionate and sweet. Ideal for all types of people or families with or without pets.


Anatoli (Turkish Shorthair)

Anatoli (Turkish Shorthair) » razadegatos.info

The Anatoli is a feline of Turkish origin. They are robust kittens and are usually medium to large in size. They are very active and affectionate with their owners. They are recommended for all types of families with and without pets, including dogs. They tend to live longer than other breeds.


Arabian Mau

Arabian Mau » razadegatos.info

The Arabian Mau is very active, it is recommended that it has ample space in the home. They are very affectionate with their master and have a beautiful elegant appearance and in most cases with a characteristic wild look, a product of their ancestor the desert cat.


Australian Mist

Australian Mist » razadegatos.info

The Australian Mist comes from the crossing of a variety of short hair kittens, this gave rise to their dark spots or stripes, giving them this beautiful misty appearance. They possess exceptional characteristics, such as being tolerant, calm, sociable and playful.



Balinese » razadegatos.info

The Balinese has a strong resemblance to the Siamese, but with a semi-long coat and is less noisy. Agile, playful and observant. It emits different meows to get the attention of its master. They usually choose a family member as their favorite, and accompany them around the house.



Bambino » razadegatos.info

The Bambino is a relatively new breed, with very striking presence, that is quite similar to the Sphynx in personality and appearance, as it is bald, but with the exception that it has short legs like the Munchkin.



Bengal » razadegatos.info

The Bengal has the appearance of a Jaguar (Yaguareté) or leopard in miniature. It is the result of crossing a domestic cat with a wild cat. So it retains the wild spirit of its jungle ancestor, as well as the calm and affection of a domestic one.



Bombay » razadegatos.info

It is also often called “black panther”, because of its resemblance to this type of feline (totally black with coppery eyes). The Bombay has a sociable, sweet and affectionate character. Ideal for all types of families with or without pets.


British (short and long hair)

British (short and long hair) » razadegatos.info

Large size, calm and playful. The British is excellent for living in a family or with people living alone. The original is short-haired, but after the wars, there were few left and they made crosses so that it does not become extinct, from these the long-haired was born.



Burmese » razadegatos.info

The Origin of the Burmese, is between the borders of Burma and Thailand, also shares many similarities with the Siamese, such as features and personality, but with its face more flattened, the eyes are slightly separated and the coat varies within the shades of brown.



Burmilla » razadegatos.info

Recognized for its distinctive “make-up” that highlights its eyes, nose and lips. Also for its distinctive shiny, platinum coat. The Burmilla is ideal for families with children as they are very sociable and like to play with them.



Chartreux » razadegatos.info

The expression on its face draws a constant smile on its face, the blue coat in all its shades and its beautiful copper-colored eyes, giving it a unique characteristic, make the Chartreux, one of the most striking breeds in France.



Chausie » razadegatos.info

It is a hybrid between a wild cat and a domestic cat. The Chausie retains similarities of both. They are very active, so they will need large, open spaces to be able to unload their enormous energy. Ideal for people who live alone and are looking for a loyal pet.


Colorpoint Shorthair

Colorpoint Shorthair » razadegatos.info

It is more muscular and almost identical to the Siamese, but the Colorpoint Shorthair includes 16 coat colors. It constantly seeks attention with its vocalizations, which increase during the mating season. They are very intelligent and affectionate.


Cornish Rex

Cornish Rex » razadegatos.info

The Cornish Rex has a unique appearance thanks to its short, wavy coat, as well as its large eyes. He is affectionate with his owners, and ideal for families with children, as he likes to play a lot. He does not tolerate long hours without company.



Cymric » razadegatos.info

Their particularity is the total or partial absence of its tail, it can measure only about three centimeters, even less or not at all, also its back is curved, due to the same mutation that misshapes its spine. The Cymric is very intelligent, sociable and affectionate.


Devon Rex

Devon Rex » razadegatos.info

The curly or wavy coat, as well as its small head and large triangular ears, make it very peculiar and distinctive. The Devon Rex is very affectionate and sociable, it is recommended for families with children, and they adapt easily to living with other pets.


Don Sphynx (Donskoy)

Don Sphynx (Donskoy) » razadegatos.info

Of the hairless kittens, it is one of the most recognized. Its origin is Russia. The Don Sphynx (Donskoy) is usually sociable and calm. They are ideal for families with children, which is why they are recommended, as well as because they adapt to other pets.



Dwelf » razadegatos.info

The Dwelf has good character and temperament. It has three main physical characteristics that come from its crosses, which give it a striking yet distinctive appearance. He is bald like the Sphynx (sphynx cat), dwarf like the Munchkin, and has curved ears like the American Curl.


Egyptian Mau

Egyptian Mau » razadegatos.info

There are paintings from 4000 years ago showing the Egyptian Mau as the companion of pharaohs. His green eyes and dark mottled coat, on a light background, make him eye-catching. He is very possessive of his owners, and will demand a lot of attention.



Elf » razadegatos.info

The Elf is slender and muscular, its main characteristics are: the absence of fur and large ears with a special shape, that is, folded and reclined. It is the product of the selective crossbreeding of the Sphynx from which it inherited the baldness and the American Curl with its arched ears.


European (Celtic Shorthair)

European (Celtic Shorthair) » razadegatos.info

The European (Celtic Shorthair) is very common among kittens, for this reason it is called the common European cat. They are usually calm, affectionate, intelligent, independent, clean and territorial. They do not like strangers and are distrustful. They are very prolific.


European Burmese

European Burmese » razadegatos.info

The European Burmese emerges as a variant of the “traditional Burmese”. The most notable differences are found in their head, heavier and more muscular body, some similarities in temperament. They are very cuddly and playful. They adapt to any type of family and do not tolerate being alone for long periods of time.



Exotic » razadegatos.info

Short-haired and very active, it has the physical build of the Persian. The Exotic cat has a docile and calm temperament, but cannot stand to be alone, so it constantly seeks to be in contact with its owners and get their attention.


German Rex

German Rex » razadegatos.info

It is the oldest of the “Rex” with curly hair. Because of their posture they usually appear larger, but their size is medium to small. They are very sociable, and love to spend a lot of time with their owners. The German Rex will need wide spaces, as they like to climb and jump.


Giant Aphrodite (short and semi-long hair)

Giant Aphrodite (short and semi-long hair) » razadegatos.info

The giant aphrodite, or mountain giant, is one of the world’s largest and oldest breeds. They originated naturally in Cyprus. They are very affectionate and elegant. Being so sociable and demanding it is not recommended to leave it alone or unaccompanied by another pet.


Habana brown

Habana brown » razadegatos.info

Stylized and elegant, the Habana is striking for its beautiful coat in shades of brown, soft and shiny. Product of the crossbreeding of a chocolate Siamese cat with a black domestic. They are quiet, independent and calm, usually demanding attention and affection.



Himalayan » razadegatos.info

The Himalayan is the result of crossing the Siamese with the Persian. From this cross inherits the personality and its beautiful physical characteristics. It is attractive, for its elegance and beauty, as well as for its tranquility and docility. Ideal for older people or those who live alone.


Japanese Bobtail (short and long hair)

Japanese Bobtail (short and long hair) » razadegatos.info

Of striking appearance due to its short pompom-shaped tail. It emits melodic sounds with which Japanese Bobtails interact with their owners. The long-haired one has an abundant and extensive coat, which is wavy at the tip, and the short-haired one, smooth and silky.


Javanese (Oriental long-haired)

Javanese (Oriental long-haired) » razadegatos.info

The Javanese also called (oriental long-haired cat), is the product of the accidental cross between the oriental short hair with the Balinese. Their physical structure has several differences in their complexion, although in turn, they are very similar in character and temperament.


Khao Manee

Khao Manee » razadegatos.info

The feature that makes it particular is its beautiful and absolutely white coat, eyes in disparate color, with an elegant and muscular body. The Khao Manee are calm and sociable. They tend to generate a very strong bond with the family.



Kinkalow » razadegatos.info

The Kinkalow is a hybrid of a cross between the Munchkin, from which it inherited its short legs, and the American Curl, from which it received its particularly curved ears. Because of the appearance of this and in relation to its rounded face, many compare it to a small tiger.



Kohana » razadegatos.info

The Kohana originates from a natural mutation, although genetic studies showed that it is a variant of the Sphynx breed. The big difference with other hairless species and what makes it unique is that it has no hair follicles, it is completely bald, with a rubbery skin to the touch.



Korat » razadegatos.info

Their platinum blue coat with beautiful green eyes, enhance their beautiful elegance. The Korat demands attention and is active, at the same time they are very intelligent and affectionate with their masters, but not so with strangers. They are ideal for seniors.


Kurilian Bobtail (short and long hair)

Kurilian Bobtail (short and long hair) » razadegatos.info

Its short tail, which looks like a pompom, is one of its distinguishing features. The Kurilian Bobtail has two versions, one short-haired and one long-haired. Both have the same characteristics, the only difference is in their coat. They are very sociable and intelligent.



Lambkin » razadegatos.info

The Lambkin was born thanks to the crossing of the Munchkin from which it inherited its short legs and the Selkirk Rex, from which it obtained the coat and its passive and affectionate temperament. He has the appearance of a lamb, due to his abundant curly coat.


LaPerm (short and long hair)

LaPerm (short and long hair) » razadegatos.info

The LaPerm in its two versions (short and long hair) we can find curly or wavy coat, being the characteristic feature. They are playful, ideal for families with children. They tend to demand a lot of attention from their owners, they love caresses and cuddles.



Lykoi » razadegatos.info

The Lykoi is often called “wolf cat” thanks to its great resemblance to this animal, although there is nothing wild about it, on the contrary, many compare their behavior with that of dogs, they are very playful, affectionate, cuddly and intelligent. They have no genetic relationship with hairless breeds.


Maine Coon

Maine Coon » razadegatos.info

The Maine Coon is the largest breed of cat in the world and one of the first “natural” cats that originated in the United States. They are ideal for families with children, as they are very careful when playing and never remove their claws. They tend to love the water and it is not uncommon to see them playing in it. Calm and quiet.



Manx » razadegatos.info

The Manx is characterized by its total or partial lack of tail. The name comes from the demonym of the Isle of Man, from which it originates. It is recommended for families with children and also, it can coexist with other pets, as it is very calm.


Mekong Bobtail

Mekong Bobtail » razadegatos.info

The Mekong Bobtail has an elegant and slender body. The characteristic feature is their short tail of no more than 3 vertebrae, with curvatures that give the tail a unique characteristic. They have a dog-like personality by forming strong bonds with their owners and being loyal to them.



Minskin » razadegatos.info

The Minskin has short legs and very little hair, is the product of crossing the Munchkin with the Sphynx. It appeared in the United States two decades ago. He is not yet recognized by feline entities, but he has many admirers around the cat world.


Minuet (Napoleon)

Minuet (Napoleon) » razadegatos.info

Thanks to the crossbreeding of the Persian with the munchkin, we find the recent Minuet (Napoleon), inherits the particular face of the Persian, and the short legs of the munchkin. It could be said that he has dwarfism (achondroplasia).



Munchkin » razadegatos.info

The Munchkin also called dwarf cat, arose thanks to a natural mutation, giving it short legs and a small size, this condition did not affect their movements, as they are very agile and fast as any other. Very affectionate and sociable, ideal for all types of families.



Nebelung » razadegatos.info

The Nebelung is the result of selective breeding of the “American Longhair” and the “Russian Blue”. They are ideal to live with almost all types of families, as well as with other pets. They do not usually get along very well with children.


Neva Masquerade

Neva Masquerade » razadegatos.info

It has its origin in Russia. The Neva Masquerade is the point version of the Siberian kitten. Blue-eyed, medium to large size and abundant fur, which gives it an imposing appearance. Also its robust and firm appearance, gives it a unique elegance.


Norwegian Forest

Norwegian Forest » razadegatos.info

The Norwegian Forest Cat is notable for its large size, abundant and long fur, with which it copes with the extreme cold of the place where it comes from. It also stands out for being one of the oldest cat breeds. They love to climb, run and play.



Ocicat » razadegatos.info

They are striking for their wild appearance. The Ocicat has a strong character and an intense meow inherited from the Siamese. They are affectionate and loyal to their owner, they do not want to be alone without company and it is necessary for them to have someone to play with.



Oriental » razadegatos.info

The Oriental has a strong character, is usually territorial, temperamental and a great meower, when ignored he gets angry, and will constantly demand attention from his owners to be the center of it. There is also a long-haired specimen called Javanese.



Persian » razadegatos.info

They are medium to large in size with lots of fur, wide and flattened nose. They are usually calm and like to sleep long hours. The Persian is recommended for families with children and has no problems interacting with other pets.



Peterbald » razadegatos.info

The Peterbald has an elegant appearance, a harmonious body and firm posture. They are born totally bald, or with very little hair. It comes from Russia, and its name honors the city of St. Petersburg. They are ideal for all types of families.


Pixie Bob

Pixie Bob » razadegatos.info

The Pixie Bob is striking and large in size, its most notable feature is the Bobbes tail (short), and its legs with more toes than normal (poly dactyl). There is a long-haired and a short-haired version, the only difference is visual. They are very sociable even with strangers.



Ragamuffin » razadegatos.info

It is affectionate, calm, and ideal for all types of families with or without children. Ragamuffins are robust, large, with walnut-shaped eyes and a very abundant coat, they also have a wide variety of colors and patterns.



Ragdoll » razadegatos.info

The Ragdoll is ideal for families with children or seniors. Docile and very calm, they are also active and like to play. They cannot be without their owners or without company for many hours. Thanks to selective breeding between Angoras, Sacred Birmans and Siamese, we have this kitten.


Russian Blue

Russian Blue » razadegatos.info

From blue-gray, silvery and silky coat, with striking green eyes. The Russian Blue is intelligent, athletic, funny and very affectionate. It should be noted, that he does not like changes in his routines, nor to be with unfamiliar people.


Sacred of Burma (Birman)

Sacred of Burma (Birman) » razadegatos.info

Strong presence and semi-long hair. It has light color, but with areas in dark tones, white gloves and blue eyes. The Sacred of Burma is tender, sociable and active, ideal for families with children and pets. He likes to play, but when he is tired he will move away to rest.



Savannah » razadegatos.info

The Savannah is one of the largest cats in the world. They have a personality and presence that varies according to the generation to which they belong. The closer it is to its ancestor (the serval), the wilder, more distrustful and active it will be. The more distant, the more tame and calm.


Scottish Fold

Scottish Fold » razadegatos.info

The Scottish Fold is very affectionate, sweet and sociable. As a main feature we highlight its small ears folded forward, along with its rounded head give it a very tender appearance. They get along amazing with all kinds of families with children or with older people.


Scottish Straight

Scottish Straight » razadegatos.info

The Scottish Straight is characterized by being intelligent, sociable and affectionate. Their round head and big eyes give them a very tender appearance. They adapt to any kind of family, and as an important fact, they love children.


Selkirk Rex (short and long hair)

Selkirk Rex (short and long hair) » razadegatos.info

The main feature is the incredible wavy coat, which can be long or short. The Selkirk Rex is a cross between a curly-haired cat and a Persian. They are calm, cuddly and playful, being ideal for families with children or for older adults. They adapt to any type of housing.



Serengeti » razadegatos.info

The Serengeti is the product of a cross between a Bengal and an Oriental. Therefore, the result was a wild-looking kitten, but with the docility of a domestic one. Among its main characteristics, its brindle coat is distinguished by brown spots on the brown back, long legs, long neck, rounded eyes and large ears.



Siamese » razadegatos.info

The Siamese cat has an elongated and stylized appearance. They are very active, curious and playful, ideal for the family. It should be noted that it is very meowing, being more powerful his cry in the mating season, which is why we will live with his constant meowing.



Siberian » razadegatos.info

Their appearance is imposing, with abundant fur and large size. The Siberian has three layers of fur, to be able to withstand freezing temperatures. They are very sociable with children, adults and other pets. It is very active, likes to climb and play.



Singapura » razadegatos.info

The Singapura is one of the smallest cats in the world, with a compact and muscular build, as well as a rounded face and large eyes. They are very sociable, ideal for families with children and/or older adults, due to their calm and playful character.



Snowshoe » razadegatos.info

The Snowshoe is a cross between the American shorthair and the Siamese, bringing together the robustness of the American shorthair and the elongated body, triangular head and blue eyes of the Siamese cat.



Sokoke » razadegatos.info

Their appearance is similar to that of wild cats, but in miniature. The Sokoke needs large spaces in the home, (due to its origin in the forests of Kenya) as it is very active and loves heights. It is not recommended for very small homes with no park.



Somali » razadegatos.info

Somalis are intelligent, sociable, very active and do not tolerate loneliness. They play a lot with the family and without problems coexist with other animals. It is the result of a recessive gene that comes from the Abyssinian, which gives them a semi-long and fluffy coat, from this mutation this feline arises.



Sphynx » razadegatos.info

The Sphynx is known worldwide for its lack of fur, the product of a natural genetic mutation. Its famous characteristic makes it sensitive to the sun, its appetite is voracious due to its accelerated metabolism. He is intelligent, sociable, and demands a lot of affection.



Thai » razadegatos.info

Originating from Thailand. The Thai is an ancient breed of similar appearance, but different from the modern and western Siamese. Rounded in shape, with a compact body, elongated eyes, and a shorter tail. It is sociable, cheerful and very affectionate, demanding a lot of attention. Very active and a great meower.



Tonkinese » razadegatos.info

The Tonkinese is a balanced version thanks to the crossbreeding from which it descends, with a stable temperament, the similar appearance to the Burmese and the particular meows of the Siamese. They are sociable and playful, recommended for all types of families and get along well with other pets.



Toybob » razadegatos.info

Considered one of the smallest cats on the planet, its name refers to toy. Of peculiar size and twisted tail. The Toybob can be found in a wide variety of coat colors, as well as in short and semi-long hair versions.



Toyger » razadegatos.info

The Toyger is very popular and particular, with a brindle coat (orange with stripes) and with a robust and athletic body, it is similar to wild felines, due to its resemblance to the Tiger with miniature size. Docile, playful and sweet personality. Ideal for all types of families and pets.


Turkish Angora

Turkish Angora » razadegatos.info

The Turkish Angora is striking for its athletic figure and elegance. They are companions and faithful to their owners, from whom they constantly demand attention. They come from Ankara, Turkey. Compared to others, and with the necessary care they are long-lived, that is, they can live for many years.


Turkish Van

Turkish Van » razadegatos.info

The turkish van is large, muscular and elegant. They love the water, are intelligent and playful. Because of their rough play it is not recommended for families with very young children. With semi-long hair, created in the United Kingdom with the selection of specimens obtained from Turkey.


Ukrainian Levkoy

Ukrainian Levkoy » razadegatos.info

Their distinctive or most striking features are the large ears folded inward, also the absence of fur. The Ukrainian Levkoy inherits from its predecessors, Donskoy and Scottish Fold. It is a fairly new breed and currently only has the recognition of Ukrainian and Russian cat entities.


Ural Rex

Ural Rex » razadegatos.info

The Ural Rex has a coat that could be described as “curly waves”, which gives it an unusual velvety appearance. It differs from other rex cats and is not related to them. He is not well known outside his home country, but is sociable and affectionate, ideal for most households.


York Chocolate

York Chocolate » razadegatos.info

The abundant chocolate-colored coat, of medium length, is the hallmark of the York cat. Although there are other colors such as lilac (lavender) product of crossing with Siamese. It is very curious, energetic and playful. Ideal for all types of families (including with children).


Types of CatsBreed.

Here you will find All the Cat Breeds of the World sorted alphabetically from A to Z.

Some of them are recognized by the main international cat associations, but others emerged in the last decades and have not yet achieved recognition as a new breed by these feline entities. What they all have in common is that they have conquered the hearts of breeders and people from all over the world, who incorporate them into their families every day.

Each breed of cat has a personality and physical traits that make them unique. Physically, many cats are characterized by a specific eye color, coat length or pattern, body size or distinctive physical traits (ears, paws, tail, face, etcetera).

By clicking on each image or name of the chosen cat, you will enter a section designed particularly for that breed cat.

You will find the breed’s own standard, photos, information about its country of origin, the history of how the breed came about, physical characteristics, personality (character), domestic behavior (you will learn how it relates to children, older adults or other pets), grooming (the daily or weekly cleaning required), health (genetic and hereditary diseases that different types of cats may suffer from or to which they are predisposed), nutrition (the food they need) and curiosities (unpublished data). .

All this will allow you to know in depth the various breeds and choose the right one to incorporate into the lifestyle you and your family lead.

Check out the complete listing of kittens.