Small cat breeds have always been very popular
companions. When neatness or space is a priority, a tiny cat can make
things just a little easier. Naturally, handling
little cats is usually easier too, but if you have a very busy
with multiple larger pets and young children, a tiny cat may become
Some of these petite pussycats are the result of centuries of
domestication and thus make excellent indoor companions. Because most
small cat breeds were bred specifically with lap cat potential
in mind the ideal companionship qualities of personality and a
desire for close human contact seem to be built right in. Cats of
breeds should range from 4 pounds to 10 pounds but there will always be
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
the journey and always
Cats have been selectively bred for appearance and temperament
thousands of years no doubt starting with the first good mousers who
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
Association(CFA), the world's largest cat organization. Check them all
out in our exclusive -CatStats-
Inside Cat or Outside Cat?
Wondering if you should allow your cat to go outside
unsupervised? Well there are definitely some pure breeds
never be outside cats. Hairless
breeds like the Sphynx
are extremely vulnerable and should always be supervised outdoors.
Docile breeds like the Burmese
may not be able to defend themselves. All cats allowed
outdoors are exposed to diseases and parasites that they would not
otherwise encounter. Fred Flintstone put his saber-tooth out every
night, but the cat jumped right back in the window - and he was a
saber-tooth! Still, most of us feel a little envy when we see our
domestic companion out on some high perch, sniffing the breeze of
liberty, and there is no doubt that cats love their freedom.
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