Small Cat Breeds
- American Curl
- Cornish Rex
- Devon Rex
- La Perm
Facts about Small Cat Breeds
Small cat breeds have always been very
When neatness or space are a priority, a tiny
cat can make
things just a little easier.
Naturally, handling and transporting little cats is usually easier too, but if you have a very busy household with multiple larger pets and young children, a small cat may become timid
Some of these petite pussycats are the result of centuries of domestication and thus make excellent indoor companions.
most cat breeds that stay small were
bred specifically with lap
in mind the ideal companionship qualities of personality
desire for close human contact seem to be built right in.
Also among these little cats are several curly haired cats
like the Devon and Cornish rex cats and the remarkable LaPerm.
The often hairless Sphinx and Peterbald breeds also trend to
the petite end of the spectrum.
The exquisite Singapura is recognized as the worlds smallest
cat breed with some adults reaching only about 4 pounds in size.
Cats of these breeds should all range from 4 pounds to 10 pounds but there will always be exceptions.
Of course the only way to guarantee adult size is to adopt a deserving adult cat who is already the perfect size for you! So check these little cats out! Enjoy the journey and always remember.......Cats Rule!