Search the Cat Breeds Encyclopedia to discover facts, photos and information about all the different kinds of cats and all the cat varieties in the world today. See all the unusual breeds of feline available including hairless breeds, and rare, wild, and exotic cats. Get up-close and purrsonal with individuals from each breed and explore their different personalities. The world of domestic cats is full of variety, beauty, and fun. Celebrate one of human-kinds closest companions and oldest friends - the Cat! Enjoy the journey and always remember.......Cats Rule!
Cats have been selectively bred for appearance and temperament for thousands of years no doubt starting with the first good mousers who made themselves useful in the first farmhouses. Recently all sorts of exciting varieties have been developed including several hairless breeds and some fabulous felines like the Singapura which is one of the smallest. Along with different domestic cats there are an assortment of wild cat/domestic cat crosses that add lots of spice to the mix. Exotic cats are in vogue too. Many of the varieties of cats listed here are pedigreed and recognized by the Cat Fanciers Association(CFA), the world's largest cat organization. Check them all out in our exclusive -CatStats- fact files. Return to Top