6 Cat Breeds Ideal For Allergy Sufferers

Not only are allergies an absolute nightmare to live with, they cause a lot of strife for those who love animals. Cats produce a lot of dander that spreads around on their hair and can turn people into walking commercials for allergy relief medications. Fortunately, there are some breeds that are better suited for those with allergies than one might think. While no cat is truly “hypoallergenic,” certain characteristics of these breeds create little to no allergy symptoms in many … Read more

8 Cat Breeds That Love Winter

When it comes to picking the right cat breed for you, one of the things you should consider is where you live. If you’re in Hawaii, winter probably isn’t a big deal because you have an awesome tropical summer all year long. But if you’re in Maine, for example, winter is kind of a big deal. You know, it’s the kind with lots of really freezing temperatures and a lot of snow. So if you live in an area that … Read more

A Perfect Princess: Meet Pixie from The Magnificent 7: Britain’s Most Famous Cats

The Magnificent 7 Cats are Rocky, Dr Prince, Junior, Ugs, Princess Pixie, Tom and Norman. They live with their people in London, England. Over the coming weeks, we’re going to be meeting each of the 7 cats. This week we feature the only girl in the family: Pixie.   On Valentine’s Day 2011 a very special girl came into the world. Princess Pixie Pee-Pee Persephone (or Pixie for short) is a pure-bred blue-point rag doll with attitude!   She lives with … Read more

12 Cat Breeds For The Active Owner

Although cats aren’t likely to go on runs and hikes with their owners the way dogs do, there are certainly plenty of cats that can be appreciated by cat-loving athletes. Certain breeds are impressively athletic and will have no problem keeping up on a brisk walk or in active play. If you’re looking for an athletic cat breed that loves to stay active, this list is for you. #1 – Egyptian Mau The Egyptian Mau is the fastest cat breed, … Read more

20 Marvelously Magnificent Maine Coons

This super-sized, all-American cat breed is praised by many for their laid-back personalities and goofy nature. The “clowns” of the cat world have lots of love to give and we can’t help but love them and all that fluffy fur. Take a look at our cool gallery of 20 marvelous and magnificent Maine Coon cats and kittens and enjoy! Source: Jorbasa Fotografie via Flickr Source: Jorbasa Fotografie via Flickr A photo posted by @semen0v on May 21, 2015 at 5:38am PDT A photo posted … Read more

The 15 Hairiest Cat Breeds

Some cats are lucky to have beautiful long, flowing coats that really catch our eyes. While they might be more difficult to care for in terms of grooming, they are certainly stunning. If you’re looking for a cat breed with a plush coat or looking to avoid the extra care, check out this list of the hairiest cat breeds. #1 – Birman The Birman, considered the “Sacred Cat of Burma,” is a long-haired, pointed cat breed known for its beautiful … Read more

15 Weirdest Looking Cat Breeds

Cats come in an array of very unique and interesting looks, but some are a little bit more eye-catching than normal. If you’ve ever seen a weird-looking cat and wondered what breed it was or are just looking to learn about various cat breeds, check out this list! #1 – Sphynx The Sphynx cat was developed in Canada during the 1960s and is known for its hairlessness. Instead of having unique patterns on their fur, their skin actually shows what … Read more

5 Cat Breeds From Asia & Africa

Asia and Africa are the two largest continents in the world and they are home to a wide variety of countries. These countries have given us some of the most unique cat breeds. While we’ve covered cats coming from Thailand, here we’re going to take a look at cat breeds from Africa and the rest of Asia. #1 – Dragon Li The Dragon Li, or Li Hua Mau, is a naturally occurring domestic cat native to China. It is thought … Read more

7 Cat Breeds From Thailand

While many cat breeds come from English speaking countries like the United States and England, cats have shown up in all of Asia’s history for centuries. Even though many breeds were developed in more industrialized places at the time of their creation, their ancestors often come from Asian countries. Here we’ll take a look at the cat breeds from Thailand. #1 – Burmese   The first record of cats that resembled the breed we know as the Burmese today was … Read more

7 Cat Breeds That Visit The Vet More Frequently

While there aren’t as many health concerns in cat breeds as there are in dog breeds, there are still certain considerations that should be taken when you’re looking at specific breeds. Some cat breeds are prone to more health problems than others and being aware of this can help you make a more educated decision on which breed you think is best for you and where you purchase or adopt your next feline companion. #1 – Persian The Persian is … Read more