Santos the Ocelot and Blakely the Dog became fast friends in the nursery of the Cincinnati zoo.
The Calico is not a breed of cat, but rather a description their markings. Their coats are a patchwork mixture of black, white, browns, and “tabby” orange.
Sphynx cats are impossible to ignore, both because of their unusual appearance and because of their energetic, friendly behavior.
The Munchkin breed is a relatively new breed of cat (first introduced to the public in 1991) that is characterized by its very short legs.
Ragdolls are appropriately named cats as they are bred for their sweet disposition and will often just flop over like stuffed toys when they are held or cuddled by people.
Unique among most breeds of cat for their solid brown fur, the Burmese is a relatively new breed. These cats are not only curious and adventurous, but are also sweet and affectionate.
The Bengal cat has a wild appearance, but those with at least 4 generations of separation from their wild ancestors have the gentle disposition of a regular domestic cat.
A great number of descriptive terms have been used to refer to the Scottish Fold; “pixie-like,” “owl-like,” and “teddy bear” are all fitting of this adorable breed.
Legend suggests that these sleek felines are directly descended from the sacred and revered temple cats in the former country of Siam.