There exist numerous cat breeds with an equal number of differences in both physical and behavioral traits.

Any cat parent will tell you that cats make the most majestic, wonderful, sometimes mysterious, and unique companions. It is this uniqueness that is important to understand in order to live harmoniously with them.

Character traits can vary enormously depending on the breed of cat. A good starting point when choosing a cat is to consider its size – small, medium or large, and personality traits – affectionate, independent, playful, communicative, or calm. From there you can refine your search further taking into account coat markings and colors.

Here at LetsGetPet, learn how to choose the most suitable cat breed for you and your lifestyle. Then get loads of tips on how to be the best possible cat parent!

European Shorthair

The European Shorthair is a robust, lively, gentle, playful, and friendly companion.

Kurilian Bobtail

While the Kurilian Bobtail's short pom pom ball tail is characteristic of the breed, there are no two Kurilian Bobtails …

Japanese Bobtail

The Japanese Bobtail, with its short pom pom ball tail, is a unique and loving cat breed.

German Rex

The German Rex is considered to be one of the rarest cat breeds in the world! These cats are known …


The Chausie, while elegant and unique, is not very well-known because it is still a relatively new breed. One of …

Highlander cat

In this article, we will give you an overview of the Highlander cat's origins, character, physical characteristics, and grooming needs.


The Donskoy is a hairless cat and is one of the rarest cat breeds in the world. These cats have …

Manx cat

The Manx cat is a friendly, affectionate, and even-tempered cat breed. It is famous for being tailless. Read on to …

Persian cat

The Persian cat is calm, gentle, sociable, and peaceful. In this article, discover the Persian cat’s origins, physical characteristics, and …


The Chartreux is an independent, calm, and affectionate cat breed. Read on to learn more about this blue cat breed.