Category Archives for "Cat Breeds"

Africa’s Smallest Feline: The Black Footed Cat

Reading Time: 3 minutes When you hear “fearless hunter,” what animals do you think of? Surely of tigers, leopards, and lions. But what about the small cats of the African savanna? The black-footed cat is a predator to be respected. This adorable-looking African wild cat has a hunting success rate of 60%. That’s no small feat! Keep reading to

Cat Facts: All You Need to Know About Your Cute Kitten!

Reading Time: 3 minutes For centuries cats have captured our hearts in more ways than one. From throwing things off tables to purring incredibly loud. This article will cover all you need to know about cat facts. All product and Company names are Trademarks™ or Registered® trademarks of their respective holders.Disclosure: Bear in mind that some of the

Introducing the World’s Smallest Cat: The Rusty Spotted Cat

Reading Time: 3 minutes What the rusty spotted cat lacks for in size, it makes up for in daring. A true example of dynamite coming in small packages! The rusty spotted cat (Prionailurus rubiginosus) is the smallest feline in the world! Read on to learn more about the smallest cat species on the planet. The Interesting History of the Rusty-Spotted Cat This is

The Wild and Exotic Ocicat: A Truly Special Kitty

Reading Time: 4 minutes Designer cat breeds are slowly making their way into the lives of cat lovers across the globe. One such designer cat breed, the Ocicat, is undoubtedly considered one of the most famous cat breeds in the cat world. And, there’s a reason behind this. These feline friends look a lot like the wild Ocelot, but they behave like a house

Meet the Great Pharaoh Cat: The Egyptian Mau

Reading Time: 4 minutes Nicknamed the Pharaoh Cat, for centuries the Egyptian Mau has captured the hearts of cat lovers worldwide. Loved for their sweet personality and playful nature, Maus are the type of cats every cat enthusiasts needs to own at some point in their lives. To learn if the Egyptian Mau is the right companion for you, read on! Meet the Cat Loved

Meet the Toy Tiger aka the Toyger!

Reading Time: 4 minutes The Toyger is a designer cat breed that originated from the United States in the 1980s. These friendly felines have become quite popular amongst cat enthusiasts as they’re considered the only cat breed that looks like a tiger. If you think you’re ready to a toy-tiger, then read on! Meet the Toyger Cat aka the Tiger Cat Breed! What

Devon Rex Cat: The One Kitty Every Feline Lover Needs!

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Devon Rex has the character of a dog and is the perfect choice of cat for any type of human. This elfish cat is not only elfish in looks but has the entertaining and playful character to match. Who doesn’t need a little showmanship in their lives? All product and Company names are Trademarks™ or Registered® trademarks

The Gentle and Sweet Russian Blue Cat Breed

Reading Time: 4 minutesRussian Blue Cat. The name just sparks images of crystalized ice and purity. But the kitty behind the name is among the most loving of all creatures with a heart as warm as its personality. A cat judge once very aptly declared the breed the “Doberman Pinscher of cats.” Can You Say Cat in Russian? The Brief History of the Russian Blue

The Cute & Curly Haired Cornish Rex!

Reading Time: 4 minutesThe Cornish Rex is a striking cat best known for its soft, tightly curled coat and lithe body. But where does this athletic breed come from? What are these cats’ temperaments like? Do they make good pets? Read on to find out! Meet the Cornish Rex, aka the Curly Haired Beauty! The Cornish Rex is famous for its curly hair. While most cats

Best Hypoallergenic Cats: Cats That Don’t Shed!

Reading Time: 4 minutes Hypoallergenic cats may be considered an oxymoron by allergy sufferers. Let us, therefore, debug this myth by throwing some light on what causes allergic reactions to cats. Immunologists claim certain traits could make some cats less likely to cause pet-related allergies. These include cats which are female, light colored and shed less. Defining

The Somali Cat: The Mysterious Fox Breed

Reading Time: 4 minutesSomali cats have been involved in mystery ever since they were first seen at a cat showing. The Victorian-era mascot is a beautiful and active cat who lives life to the fullest. Their unique coat, adorable litters, and adventurous spirit make the Somali cat breed stand out from the crowd. Meet the Long-Haired Abyssinian — aka the Somali

Introducing the Silky and Smooth: Balinese Cat Breed

Reading Time: 4 minutes The Balinese Cat breed raises images of idyllic paradise islands, but it, in fact, originated in the United States. This delightful breed acquired its name because of their unique and silky flowing coats, inspiring the breed to be named after the graceful dancers of Bali. The Brief History of the Balinese Cat Breed  Just looking at these

When is National Cat Day 2018? October 29th! Get Ready for Some Kitty Fun!

Reading Time: 4 minutesA cat is the second most popular pet in America and in many places around the world. Kittens just grab our hearts and melt it like butter! Who could resist their shenanigans and their purs? Because we love cats so much, October is National Cat Day, a day when we celebrate this furry friend of ours! Get Ready for National Cat Day 2018:

The Tuxedo Cat: A Guide to the Black and White Beauty

Reading Time: 3 minutesYou’ve heard of the Cat in the Hat, but what about the cat in the tuxedo? That’s right, the tuxedo cat comes with its own formal wear! Read on to learn all about the adorable tuxedo kitty! All product and Company names are Trademarks™ or Registered® trademarks of their respective holders.Disclosure: Bear in mind that some of

Not as Scary as They Look! Meet the Lykoi Cat aka the Werewolf Cat!

Reading Time: 3 minutesThe Lykoi cat derives its name from the Greek word meaning Werewolf: Lykoi! Their werewolf appearance is owing to a mutation quite common in domestic shorthair cats, which does not allow for the growth of the usual undercoat. Having their beginnings mostly as rescue cats, they also carry the nickname of the “second chance breed”. Meet

Introducing a Puss in Boots: The Snowshoe Cat Breed

Reading Time: 4 minutes The Snowshoe Cat inspires visions of fluffy softness and little balls of fun. You would be hard pressed to find a more personable cat, and a Snowshoe will not mess around when it comes to choosing its “person” to love. As such, they make excellent Emotional Support Animals, family pets and the best fur babies imaginable for

Cat Genes 101: The Tortoiseshell Cat aka Tortie Cat

Reading Time: 4 minutesThe Tortoiseshell cat is one terrific cat made up of a marvelous combination of multiple colors and patterns. They are not a ‘breed’ in themselves. The Tortoiseshell’s coat is what identifies this type of cat. Both pedigree and mixed breed domestic cats can have tortoiseshell fur or coats. They are also unique in that they are usually

Understanding the Different Tabby Cat Markings!

Reading Time: 4 minutes The Tabby is not a specific breed of cat. In fact, it is said that all felines possess the tabby cat gene. Tabbies are categorized as such because of their color and markings. They may be of any breed or mix, shape or size. Let’s see what’s to learn about these strikingly beautiful cats. The Symbolism of Tabby Cats Symbolism

Introducing the Ultimate Cuddle Cats: The Burmese Cat Breed

Reading Time: 4 minutesThe Burmese cat is the social butterfly of the cat world and an ideal family pet! With their silken coats and sleek bodies, these felines are as beautiful on the outside as they are on the inside. An all-in-one package for the cat-lover who wants a cat as a fun and cuddly companion. A Brief History of the Burmese Cat Breed The Burmese

The Mysterious Manx Cat: A Tailless Feline Friend!

Reading Time: 5 minutesManx cat lovers will happily tell you of this breed’s prowess as a hunter, its unusual love of water, its friendly nature, and many other things that make it a wonderful pet. But perhaps the trait that the Manx breed of cat is most known for is its lack of a tail! Read on to learn all about this unique breed. Meet the Cute Tailless Cat: