Know About Cat – A Look At Cat Breeds

Siamese cat

           Siamese cat

Over the last 1000’s of years, cats have pretty much

handled their breeding themselves. At the begin,

they were used for one goal,hunting and

killing rodents.

Over the years, we began to breed more cats. Today,

there are several completely different cat breeds.

These days there are over 70 different cat breeds, which are recognized by cat registries.

Some registries recognize around 40 breeds, they exclude the domestic breeds such as tigers.

There are variations as well, including wild cats which have longer hair.

There are some cat breeds who have roots going back in

history. Japanese breeds,

like the Japanese Bobtail, can be found  back more than 1,000 years in history.

These cats were very common and well known all through Medieval Japan.

Now they are all but a fable all through Japan and the whole world.

The more widespread cat breeds which are found in North America include the alley cat,

long haired cat, and Persian cat.

Siamese cats are also widespread and they are well known

to be harmful and to have a foul temper. Persian cats are very popular, because they are

Persian cat

        Persian cat

great companions. Persian cats can be very expensive,

depending on the place you get it and what kind of Persian

cat it is. Alley cats are the most typical in North America.

There are several different breeds,but most of us simply

call them alley cats.


They make good pets and there are 1000’s of them in existence.

Cats breed more than any other pet, Alley cats are the most bred

and there are 1000’s of cats which are homeless and they have nothing to do but breed.

The look of the cat is the easiest way to find out what breed he or she is. Some people choose

by color, though color isn’t as easy to identify.Cats of different breeds have different looks,

for example the Siamese and Persian catsSiamese cats are most of the time black,

and easy to identify by their color and their eyes. Persian cats are easily identified

by their body and hair.

Over the years, there has been a few breeds come along. Cats were one of the first pets,

and popular. Millions of people around the world own cats, many prefer a cat over

another pet, including dogs. No matter what kind of cat breed you get you are sure

to get a pet who makes a good companion for years and years to come.

More about Cats here. Know about cats


2 thoughts on “Know About Cat – A Look At Cat Breeds

    1. erikabeyk Post author

      Hi Mary ,
      I love cats as well ,
      some are very useful catching mice,
      We had usually wild cats here ,but they all got
      killed by cars .
      Sometimes some come and stay for a while .
      but I do not get new once ,because of the cars .
      Thank you


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