Finding the right new kitten is about as great as... well, coming home with a kitten! Is there anything to compare a furry bundle of joy to?But kittens grow into cats, and what kind of cat best suits your household? One with lots of fur to brush and a penchant for napping in your lap? Or a cat who'll hardly ever need to see a comb and who prefers to use your bookshelf as a jungle gym? Perhaps you're looking for a talkative cat, or one that's known for their ability to be trained to do tricks?Take a look through our cat breed guides
, and find out more about:
From the American Bobtail
to the Siamese
, these cats are lovers of people.
The Easiest Cats to Care For
These cats, including the American Shorthair
, Russian Blue
, and Scottish Fold
, aren't in need of much pampering -- just a little love and they'll be happy.
Want to be the envy of the block? These kitties, like the Korat
, are rare beauties -- if you can find them.
Beautiful Black Cat Breeds
Lots of different cat breeds can come in black, and some are always black. Meet the Bombay
, and more.
5 of the Sweetest Lap Cats
You'll be hard pressed for alone time if you have a Persian
, or another of these lap-loving cats -- but we bet you'll enjoy the company just as much as they do.
All-White Cat Breeds
Frosty cats will fit right in the winter windowsill this holiday season. Learn more about the Himalayan
, White Persian
, and more.