How to know which small cat breed is right for you
If you are looking for a small cat, your choice is largely a matter of its personality.
If you’re looking for a playful, intelligent cat, consider an Abyssinian or a colorpoint shorthair. Abyssians are colorful cats because each hair in their coat is a combination of colors. Some people believe the Abyssinian is a direct descendant of the cats that were worshiped by the ancient Egyptians.
Look into a Devon Rex. These cats have large eyes and huge ears, making them look somewhat elfish. This is an affectionate cat that has relatively few health issues.
If you want a cat who stays a kitten forever think about a Singapura. This is a muscular cat with large eyes and ears that never outgrows its kitten size.
If you prefer a for more independent cat, there is the Russian Blue breed. These are compatible with other pets and children which is something to keep in mind when looking into the type you prefer.
If you want a cat that loves attention, think about getting a Javanese. This is a strong muscular cat with long tapering lines.
A Cornish Rex is a cat with a soft coat. It is highly active and needs little grooming.
Nice things really do do come in small packages after all, you just have the find the right one for you!
The Singapura breed cat is considered the smallest cat breed in the world. Adult females weigh up to 6 pounds and males up to 8 pounds.