All kinds of cats
Cats are one of the most popular pets for humans, and were domesticated by humans about 9,500 years ago. Cats are predators, so they have teeth and a digestive system that specializes in digesting meat, and they also have strong senses of smell and hearing, and they are able to see in the dark. Cats are known to sleep an average of 13-14 hours a day, and some cats may sleep nearly 20 hours; In order to maintain her energy, she prefers to sleep in sunny areas during the day because she listens to the heat and exposure to the sun's rays, and unlike humans, she is not disturbed by the high temperatures until her body temperature reaches approximately 52 degrees Celsius. Cats are famous for their love to play, especially the small ones, and they also love to climb and sit in high places, and even when they fall from a height, they are able to adjust their position so that they touch the ground with their four sides, and most cats hate to be immersed in water except for the Turkish Van breed, which is characterized by its love It is very watery, so it is called a swimming cat. Female cats give birth to 3-5 kittens in one abdomen, and kittens at birth are small in size and blind.

The most famous cat breeds

There are many cat breeds , but the most famous of them are the following:
Siamese cat (English: Siamese): Siamese cats are characterized by markings or areas of a different color from the body color on the face, ears, feet and tail, although there may be some Siamese cats that do not have these signs, and many Siamese cats have a tail that ends with a knot. Some Siamese cats have an apple-like head and stocky body, and some have a larger head and a slender body.

Persian Cat: A cat with a cute face and a short snout, it is also called the Iranian cat, or the Shirazi cat in relation to the city of Shiraz in Iran, and is characterized by long and beautiful fur that does not have a specific color, but you can find Persian cats in almost all colors .

The Maine Coon cat (English: Maine Coon): One of the most popular cats , it is large in size and has thick fur, often brown and striped, but it can be found in any other color. Maine Coin cats have an extra toe that increases the size of the foot; It is an adaptation that helps it to hunt when it snows.

Ragdoll Cat: is an obedient cat that loves to relax, and its personality is similar to that of dogs, as it tends to chase its owners around the house, and it is similar to Siamese cats in terms of long fur, and blue eyes.

Bengal cat (English: Bengal): These cats got their name from the Bengal tiger, as they are the product of a cross between a domestic cat and an Asian tiger; Therefore, they are characterized by spotted fur and a wild appearance, although they are pet cats .

The Abyssinian cat (English: Abyssinian: one of the cats that has a unique fur, where one hair of the fur is colored in a light and another in a dark color, so cats often appear with red and orange fur, which is the most common color in Abyssinian cats , but there are also Abyssinian cats in cinnamon, or Blue, or light yellow.

Birman cat (English: Birman): a cat similar to the Siamese cat, it is blue-eyed, except that its fur is medium in length, and it is also similar to the ragdoll cat. This is not surprising, because the ragdoll cat is one of the hybrid breeds of the Birman cat, but it may differ from it by some signs, as That his personality is different from Ragdoll's cat.

Oriental Shorthair : A cat similar to the Siamese cat, except that it differs from it by the color of its eyes, which are often green, as well as the various colors and patterns of its fur, and although this cat is often short-haired - which makes it vulnerable to skin cancer, And cold diseases - but there are some cats of this breed that have hair of different lengths.

The Pharaonic Cat (English: Sphynx): A breed of active and social cats, as it is unique in the absence of fur covering its skin.

Devon Rex cat (English: Devon Rex): active cats that love to play, and they are slender, characterized by their short wavy hair and soft to the touch, and their large eyes.

Himalayan cat (English: Himalayan cat): similar to the Siamese cat, it is the result of a cross between a Persian cat and a Siamese cat.

American Shorthair : A round-faced cat with short ears, and as its name indicates, it is short-haired, and it is also characterized by intelligence.

Exotic Cat : A hybrid breed similar to Persian cats, but with shorter fur, characterized by calm and gentleness, and does not require much fur care like the Persian cat.

British Shorthair Cat: The oldest British cat breeds, often appear with blue fur, but this does not prevent the presence of cats of other colors belonging to this breed, which are moderately active cats.

Scottish Fold Cat (English: Scottish Fold Cat): These young cats are born with straight ears, but they fold when they reach the third or fourth month of life.

Domestic cat, or domestic cat: (English: Domestic Cat): The oldest breeds of cats, and there are cats of all colors and patterns, and they are very diverse, including large or small cats, full or slender, depending on their proportions and nutrition.

Names of different breeds of cats

In addition to the aforementioned breeds, there are many cat breeds :

Norwegian Forest Cat: It is originally from Norway.

Burmese cat (in English: Burmese): Its origin is from Burma.

Siberian cat (English: Siberian): Its origin is from Russia.

Tonkinese cat (English: Tonkinese): originally from Canada.

Russian Blue Cat : Its origin is from Russia.

The Egyptian Mau cat (English: Egyptian Mau): Its origin is from Egypt.

Ossie cat (English: Ocicat): originally from the United States.

Singapore cat (English: Singapura): Its origin is from Singapore.

The Manx cat (English: Manx): It comes from the Isle of Man.

Japanese short-tailed cat (English: Japanese Bobtail): Its origin is from Japan.

Selkirk Rex cat : originally from the United States.

American curly-eared cat (English: American Curl): Its origin is from the United States.

The Chartreux cat (English: Chartreux): It is originally from France.

Somali cat : Its origin is from Somalia.

The Mumbai cat (English: Bombay): It is originally from the United States.

Havana Brown cat (English: Havana Brown): Its origin is from the United Kingdom.

The American Bobtail is originally from the United States.

Turkish Van cat : It is originally from Turkey.

Burmilla cat (English: Burmilla): It is originally from the United Kingdom.

LaPerm cat (English: LaPerm): It is originally from the United States.

The Korat cat, or the Korat cat (in English: Korat): It is originally from Thailand.

American Wirehair : Originally from the United States.

California Spangled Cat : Originally from the United States.

Kymric cat, or cimric (in English: Cymric): its origin is from Canada.

Aussie cat, or York Chocolate Cat: Originally from the United States.

Aegean cat (English: Aegean cat): Its origin is from Greece.

The Arabian cat (English: Arabian Mau): Its origin is from the Arabian Peninsula.

Tiffany's cat (English: Asian Semi-longhair): It is originally from the United Kingdom.

Bambino cat (English: Bambino cat): It is originally from the United States.

Brazilian Shorthair : It is originally from Brazil.

British semi-longhair cat: its origin is from the United Kingdom.

Chantilly-Tiffany cat (English: Chantilly-Tiffany): It is originally from the United States.

Chausie cat or Chausie cat (English:: Chausie): its origin is from Egypt.

The Cypriot cat (English: Cyprus): It is originally from Cyprus.

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