The smallest cat breeds

The smallest cat breeds

When choosing a pet most of people stop the choice on cats — the lovely, fluffy, gently purring animals. In the world many cat breeds are known. It is possible to distinguish from this variety those which representatives are among the smallest.


1. Among the least cats the Singaporean enjoys the greatest popularity. Persons interested to buy a cat of this breed should pay the large sum of money. Cost can reach more than $1000. This is a kind, tender and mobile cat with an attractive light-beige color. On weight reaches 3 kg. Despite the small weight, her body brawny and dense. Very clever and bright. Being a kitten, develops very slowly and begins to get posterity only by 15-16 month of life.

2. Can brag of smaller sizes a rusty cat and that is the bean. India and Sri Lanka are the habitat of rusty cats. Short paws, a slender body, a small tail make them similar to the Bengalese cats. Length of a body reaches 48 cm. The weight of these cats fluctuates within 1.5 kg. There live cats on average 8-10 years. As a rule, prefer single lifestyle.

3. Toi bean — the smallest breed. The weight of individuals does not exceed 1 kg. Cats of this surprising breed lovely and playful. Have brave and aggressive character. The most interesting is that they can be trained. They with ease will bring a ball, a candy wrapper or other subject of the corresponding size.

4. Minskin — cat breed reminding the constitution of dachshunds. They have short paws and the extended body. Weight can reach 2-4 kg. Wool on a body is absent, except for the small site of paws, the head and a tail. On character they are kind and curious. Conduct active lifestyle and well communicate with other pets in the house.

5. If in family there are children, it is possible to get the Balinese which weight does not exceed 4 kg. They very much love small children. By the nature they are sociable, clever and curious. On appearance remind Siamese cats.

6. Quite recently the removed cat breed is considered skukum. As compared cats small, so they on the curly-headed wool very much remind a lamb. They like to play and are not afraid of water at all.

7. Cats of unusual breed Devon-rex can brag of extraordinary appearance. They have soft short wool, large ears and eyes, small mustache and long strong paws. Devon-reksy are very active and love communication with people.

8. At acquisition of a cat of small breed it is necessary to watch its physical state as all artificially removed breeds do not differ in good health. For this purpose it is necessary to carry out once a year full survey of the pet in veterinary clinic.

9. In general it is possible to note that little cats very vigorous and playful. They always try to show the love and attachment to owners.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team