Beautiful cats: 10 of the world's most popular breed of cat

We all know that crazy cat person in our lives. But which breeds of cat are the most popular?

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1. Abyssinian

The Abyssinian cat is a clever, yet curious kitty who enjoys causing little bits of chaos. They do like to show off their gymnastic skills too.



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2. American Bobtail

The American Bobtail cat is strong and sturdy, yet loving and initiative. They are the type of feline friend who will always lend an ear.



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3. American Shorthair

The American Shorthair are cats that are very devoted to their owners, whilst also very adaptive to their surroundings.



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4. Balinese

Elegant, slender and outgoing, the Balinese cat is particularly talkative - and will expect you to have a good natter with them too.



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5. Bengal

Like a mini leopard, the Bengal cat has markings that are extremely striking. They are one of the most loving and affectionate cats on the planet.



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6. Birman

Bright blue eyes and bushy tails make the Birman an easily recognisable breed. They create bonds easily, and have a silky fur that rarely matts.



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7. Bombay

The Bombay cats were made by fusing together a Burmese cat and American shorthair. Recognisable by their pitch black fur.



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8. British Shorthair

Often seen having a snooze, the British shorthair enjoys its lounge time. Friendly and affectionate, their thick, soft fur and adorable eyes make them a favourite of many households.



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9. Devon Rex Cat

A breed of cat often associated with intelligence, the Devon Rex are clever little creatures, capable of learning new tricks easily.



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10. Domestic Longhair

Whilst not an official breed, the Domestic longhair is the name given to breeds of cat with an unknown origin, hence the popularity of them.



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