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Most Popular Cat Breeds in the World

Check out this list of the most common cat breeds if you're interested in learning more about the strange and wonderful world of cats and are considering adopting one.  

The sleek, highly muscled bodies of Abyssinian cats make them resemble tiny cougars. They embody grace, sophistication, and agility. However, Abyssinian cats are more than just bodily creatures.

American Bobtail

There's no denying the cat's physical attractiveness and imposing stature. The American Bobtail's best attribute isn't even their flashy orange fur; it's their charming disposition.

American Bobtail

You probably won't be able to shake the memory of this cat. Although their graceful build and bright blue eyes are reminiscent of Siamese cats, these cats' longer coats put them apart.


If the Bengal tiger is a shrunken jaguar, then the Bombay tiger is an ideally proportioned tiny panther. If you're looking for a canine companion who likes to cuddle and be petted,


This gentle feline has a silvery white coat that can be either long or short, and it has distinct black markings around the eyes, making it appear as though the cat is always applying makeup. 


Turkey places a high value on this uncommon breed, which dates back at least 5,000 years, and its cashmere-like white fur. I can't help but think of the tune "I like to move it" whenever I'm around these hyperactive felines.

Turkish Van

This beautiful blue-coated cat is the quintessential example of a lap cat. This cat is extremely human-oriented and enjoys cuddling up with its owners. 


This fluffy-furred, blue-eyed cat is a hybrid of the Persian and Siamese breeds. Himalayans are not the most intelligent pets, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't bring one into your home.

Himalayan Cat

Although Burmese cats, like many canine breeds, appear compact, they actually weigh more than they do. They love their caretakers and are very devoted to them.


This breed, which is a mix between the Burmese and the Siamese, is very entertaining and comes in a wide variety of coat and eye hues. However, you must realize that this cat desires to be the leader, so any resistance on your part is fruitless.


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