Small Cat BreedsAmerican Shorthair kittens

Snowshoe catSmall 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 and transporting little cats is usually easier too, but if you have a very busy household with multiple larger pets and young children, a tiny cat may become timid. 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 these breeds should range from 4 pounds to 10 pounds but there will always be exceptions. Of course the only way tKing Cato 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!


O.K. so while you check out all the fancy felines in the -Cat Breeds Encyclopedia- keep in mind that all breed descriptions are generalizations and don't apply to all individuals. Learn about your potential new best friend, research breeds and breeders thoroughly, and always remember...Cats Rule!

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