Turkish Van

TURKISH VAN

KITTY STATS

COAT
Long and soft

LIFE SPAN
12 – 17 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Moderately

Amount of Shedding – Less Than Average

Easy to Groom – Very

Friendly Toward Strangers – Not Usually

General Health – Very Good

Intelligence – High

Kid Friendly – Sometimes

Pet Friendly – Sometimes

Potential for Playfulness – High

Turkish Angora

TURKISH ANGORA

KITTY STATS

COAT
Long, silky

LIFE SPAN
12 – 18 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Extremely

Amount of Shedding – Less Than Average

Easy to Groom – Extremely

Friendly Toward Strangers – Usually

General Health – Fairly Good

Intelligence – Above Average

Kid Friendly – Sometimes

Pet Friendly – Sometimes

Potential for Playfulness – Very High

Tokinese

TONKINESE

KITTY STATS

COAT
Short, medium-thick

LIFE SPAN
10 – 16 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Extremely

Amount of Shedding – Less Than Average

Easy to Groom – Very

Friendly Toward Strangers – Sometimes

General Health – Fair

Intelligence – High

Kid Friendly – Extremely

Pet Friendly – Usually

Potential for Playfulness – Very High

Tendency to Vocalize – Very High

Sphynx

SPHYNX

KITTY STATS

COAT
Hairless

LIFE SPAN
8 – 14 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Extremely

Amount of Shedding – Minimal

Easy to Groom – Not Particularly

Friendly Toward Strangers – Almost Always

General Health – Fairly Good

Intelligence – Above Average

Kid Friendly – Extremely

Pet Friendly – Extremely

Potential for Playfulness – Very High

Somali

SOMALI

KITTY STATS

COAT
Medium length, short and fine

LIFE SPAN
11 – 16 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Extremely

Amount of Shedding – Moderate

Easy to Groom – Somewhat

Friendly Toward Strangers – Almost Always

General Health – Fairly Good

Intelligence – High

Kid Friendly – Extremely

Pet Friendly – Extremely

Potential for Playfulness – Very High

Snowshoe

SNOWSHOE

KITTY STATS

COAT
Short, fine

LIFE SPAN
14 – 19 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Extremely

Amount of Shedding – Moderate

Easy to Groom – Extremely

Friendly Toward Strangers – Almost Always

General Health – Excellent

Intelligence – High

Kid Friendly – Extremely

Pet Friendly – Extremely

Potential for Playfulness – Very High

Tendency to Vocalize – High

Singapura

SINGAPURA

KITTY STATS

COAT
Short, smooth

LIFE SPAN
11 – 15 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Extremely

Amount of Shedding – Less Than Average

Easy to Groom – Very

Friendly Toward Strangers – Almost Always

General Health – Very Good

Intelligence – High

Kid Friendly – Usually

Pet Friendly – Usually

Potential for Playfulness – High

Tendency to Vocalize – Very Low

Siberian

SIBERIAN

KITTY STATS

COAT
Long and thick

LIFE SPAN
11 – 15 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Extremely

Amount of Shedding – Quite A Bit

Easy to Groom – Not particularly

Friendly Toward Strangers – Almost Always

General Health – Very Good

Intelligence – High

Kid Friendly – Extremely

Pet Friendly – Usually

Potential for Playfulness – Very High

Tendency to Vocalize – High

Siamese

SIAMESE

KITTY STATS

COAT
Short, fine

LIFE SPAN
11 – 15 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Extremely

Amount of Shedding – Less Than Average

Easy to Groom – Extremely

General Health – Fairly Good

Intelligence – High

Kid Friendly – Extremely

Pet Friendly – Extremely

Potential for Playfulness – Very High

Tendency to Vocalize – Very High

Selkirk Rex

SELKIRK REX

KITTY STATS

COAT
Curly, short or long

LIFE SPAN
10 – 15 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Very

Amount of Shedding – More Than Average

Easy to Groom – Somewhat

General Health – Fairly Good

Kid Friendly – Extremely

Pet Friendly – Usually

Potential for Playfulness – Very High

Tendency to Vocalize – Very High

Scottish Fold

SCOTTISH FOLD

KITTY STATS

COAT
Shorthaired or medium-longhaired

LIFE SPAN
11 – 14 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Extremely

Amount of Shedding – Moderate

Easy to Groom – Not Particularly

General Health – Fairly Good

Intelligence – High

Kid Friendly – Extremely

Pet Friendly – Extremely

Potential for Playfulness – Moderate

Savannah

SAVANNAH

KITTY STATS

COAT
Medium

LIFE SPAN
17 – 20 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Extremely

Amount of Shedding – Moderate

Easy to Groom – Extremely

Friendly Toward Strangers – Almost Always

General Health – Excellent

Intelligence – High

Kid Friendly – Extremely

Pet Friendly – Extremely

Potential for Playfulness – High

Tendency to Vocalize – Very High

Tolerates Being Alone – Moderate

Russian Blue

RUSSIAN BLUE

KITTY STATS

COAT
Thick double coat

LIFE SPAN
10 – 15 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Very

Amount of Shedding – More Than Average

Easy to Groom – Somewhat

Friendly Toward Strangers – Not Usually

General Health – Very Good

Intelligence – Above Average

Kid Friendly – Sometimes

Pet Friendly – Usually

Potential for Playfulness – Low

Ragdoll

RAGDOLL

KITTY STATS

COAT
Semi-long and silky

LIFE SPAN
12 – 17 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Extremely

Amount of Shedding – Quite A Bit

Easy to Groom – Not At All

General Health – Fairly Good

Intelligence – Above Average

Kid Friendly – Extremely

Pet Friendly – Usually

Potential for Playfulness – High

Tendency to Vocalize – Low

Tolerates Being Alone – Poorly

Ragamuffin

RAGAMUFFIN

KITTY STATS

COAT
Medium, dense and silky

LIFE SPAN
12 – 16 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Extremely

Amount of Shedding – More Than Average

Easy to Groom – Very

Friendly Toward Strangers – Almost Always

General Health – Very Good

Intelligence – Above Average

Kid Friendly – Extremely

Pet Friendly – Extremely

Potential for Playfulness – Moderate

Persian

PERSIAN

KITTY STATS

COAT
Long, thick and fine

LIFE SPAN
10 – 15 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Moderately

Amount of Shedding – Quite A Bit

Easy to Groom – Not At All

Friendly Toward Strangers – Sometimes

General Health – Not Particularly Good

Kid Friendly – Sometimes

Pet Friendly – Rarely

Potential for Playfulness – Very Low

Tendency to Vocalize – Moderate

Ocicat

OCICAT

KITTY STATS

COAT
Short, smooth, satiny


LIFE SPAN
10 – 15 years

 

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Extremely

Amount of Shedding – Less Than Average

Easy to Groom – Extremely

Friendly Toward Strangers – Almost Always

General Health – Fairly Good

Intelligence – High

Kid Friendly – Usually

Pet Friendly – Sometimes

Tendency to Vocalize – High

 

Neblung

NEBELUNG

KITTY STATS

COAT
Long and dense

LIFE SPAN
11 – 16 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Very

Amount of Shedding – More Than Average

Easy to Groom – Not Particularly

Friendly Toward Strangers – Not Usually

General Health – Very Good

Intelligence – Above Average

Kid Friendly – Not Particularly

Pet Friendly – Sometimes

Potential for Playfulness – High

 

Manx

MANX

KITTY STATS

COAT
Double coat

LIFE SPAN
8 – 14 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Very

Amount of Shedding – Moderate

Easy to Groom – Somewhat

Friendly Toward Strangers – Sometimes

General Health – Fairly Good

Intelligence – Above Average

Kid Friendly – Not Particularly

Pet Friendly – Sometimes

Potential for Playfulness – Moderate

Tendency to Vocalize – High

 

Maine Coon

MAINE COON

KITTY STATS

COAT
Heavy, smooth and shaggyLIFE SPAN
10 – 15 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Moderately



Amount of Shedding – More than Average



Easy to Groom – Very



Friendly Toward Strangers – Sometimes



General Health – Fairly Good



Kid Friendly – Extremely



Pet Friendly – Extremely



Potential for Playfulness – High



Tendency to Vocalize – Very Low


 

Laperm

LAPERM

KITTY STATS

COAT
Curly, short or long

LIFE SPAN
10 – 15 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Extremely

Amount of Shedding – Minimal

Easy to Groom – Extremely

Friendly Toward Strangers – Usually

General Health – Excellent

Kid Friendly – Extremely

Pet Friendly – Extremely

Potential For Playfulness – Very High

Tendency to Vocalize – Very Low

 

Korat

KORAT

KITTY STATS

COAT
Short, single coat

LIFE SPAN
10 – 15 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Extremely

Amount of Shedding – Minimal

Easy to Groom – Extremely

Friendly Toward Strangers – Not Usually

General Health – Very Good

Intelligence – Above Average

Kid Friendly – Sometimes

Pet Friendly – Sometimes

Tendency to Vocalize – Very Low

Tolerates Being Alone – Poorly

 

Javanese

JAVANESE

KITTY STATS

COAT
Medium-length, fine and silky

LIFE SPAN
10 – 15 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Extremely

Amount of Shedding – Moderate

Easy to Groom – Very

Friendly Toward Strangers – Almost Always

General Health – Fair

Intelligence – Highly

Kid Friendly – Extremely

Pet Friendly – Usually

Potential for Playfulness – Very High

Tendency to Vocalize – Very High

 

Japanese Bobtail

JAPANESE BOBTAIL

KITTY STATS

COAT
Long- or short-haired, silky

LIFE SPAN
9 – 15 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Extremely

Amount of Shedding – Moderate

Easy to Groom – Very

General Health – Very Good

Intelligence – Above Average

Kid Friendly – Extremely

Pet Friendly – Extremely

Potential for Playfulness – Very High

Tendency to Vocalize – Very High

 

Himalayan

HIMALAYAN

KITTY STATS

COAT
Long, thick and fine

LIFE SPAN
9 – 15 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Moderately

Amount of Shedding – Quite A Bit

Easy to Groom – Not At All

Friendly Toward Strangers – Rasrely

General Health – Not Particularly Good

Kid Friendly – Rarely

Pet Friendly – Rarely

Potential for Playfulness – Very Low

 

Havana Brown

HAVANA BROWN

KITTY STATS

COAT
Short, smooth

LIFE SPAN
10 – 15 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Extremely

Amount of Shedding – Moderate

Easy to Groom – Extremely

Friendly Toward Strangers – Sometimes

General Health – Very Good

Kid Friendly – Usually

Pet Friendly – Usually

Potential for Playfulness – Moderate

 

Exotic

EXOTIC

KITTY STATS

COAT
Medium, thick, soft

LIFE SPAN
10 – 15 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Very

Amount of Shedding – Moderate

Easy to Groom – Not Particularly

General Health – Fair

Intelligence – Above Average

Kid Friendly – Sometimes

Pet Friendly – Sometimes

Potential for Playfulness – High

Tendency to Vocalize – Very Low

 

European Burmese

EUROPEAN BURMESE

KITTY STATS

COAT
Short, soft

LIFE SPAN
10 – 15 years

BREED CHARACTERISTICS

Affectionate with Family – Extremely

Amount of Shedding – Less Than Average

Easy to Groom – Extremely

Friendly Toward Strangers – Almost Always

General Health – Not Particularly Good

Intelligence – Highly

Kid Friendly – Extremely

Pet Friendly – Extremely

Potential for Playfulness – Very High

Tendency to Vocalize – Very High