8 Top Cat Breeds That Are Smaller-Sized

By Sharon Dawson March 18, 2024, 11:59AM

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1. Singapura

Known as the "little lion," the Singapura is one of the smallest cat breeds in the world. Despite their small size, they are known for their big personalities, affectionate nature, and playful antics.

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2. Munchkin

Munchkins are famous for their short legs, a result of a genetic mutation. Despite their short stature, they are active, playful, and outgoing cats that enjoy interactive play and spending time with their human companions.

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3. Cornish Rex

Cornish Rex cats are known for their sleek, slender bodies, and soft, curly coats. They are small to medium-sized cats with an elegant appearance and a playful, affectionate nature.

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4. Devon Rex

Similar to the Cornish Rex, Devon Rex cats have slender bodies, large ears, and soft, wavy coats. They are affectionate, outgoing cats that enjoy being the center of attention and forming strong bonds with their owners.

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5. Siamese

Siamese cats are known for their striking blue eyes, short coats, and sleek bodies. While they are not as small as some other breeds on this list, they are still considered medium-sized cats and are known for their vocal nature and social personalities.

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6. Balinese

The Balinese is a longhaired breed closely related to the Siamese. They have elegant, slender bodies, striking blue eyes, and long, flowing coats. Despite their glamorous appearance, they are playful, affectionate cats that enjoy spending time with their families.

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7. Burmese

Burmese cats are small to medium-sized cats known for their rounded heads, expressive eyes, and glossy coats. They are affectionate, social cats that enjoy being around people and are known for their gentle and playful personalities.

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8. Japanese Bobtail

Japanese Bobtails are known for their distinctive short, pom-pom-like tails and slender bodies. They are small to medium-sized cats with a friendly, outgoing nature and a playful demeanor.

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