Popular Short-Haired Cat Breeds to Know

Learn about low-maintenance, short-haired cat breeds and how to give them the care they need as members of your family.

Calico cat on its side
9 Beautiful Calico Cats and Kittens
Black and white tuxedo cat sitting on countertop
The Dapper Tuxedo Cat Is Always Dressed to Party
Black and white tuxedo cat standing on rattan chair surrounded with plants
7 Pawsitively Fascinating Facts About Tuxedo Cats
Tortoiseshell cat laying down with black and brown patterned coat
Examine These 7 Pretty Tortoiseshell Cats and Kittens
Oriental Shorthair Cat laying on a bed in the sun
Meet the Elegant and Playful Oriental Shorthair
Bengal Cat laying down and yawning
Bengal Cats: The Beautiful Wild Cat Hybrid
Chausie Cat
The Wild-Looking but Sweet Chausie
Kurilian Bobtail cat
The Sweet and Outgoing Kurilian Bobtail Will Steal Your Heart
Khao Manee
Meet Thailand's Rare Treasure: The Khao Manee Cat
Light tan Burmese cat with yellow eyes on brown leather couch
The Affectionate and Athletic Burmese Cat
Black Bombay cat sitting on a kitchen rug
The Bombay Cat Looks Like a Pet Panther
Havana Brown cat
Meet the Sweet Havana Brown Cat
Side profile of an ocicat on a plain yellow background
The Exotic and Dog-Like Ocicat
Gray Scottish fold cat with orange eyes sitting on light blue couch
The Affable and Owl-Like Scottish Fold Cat
begal cat
7 Striking Pictures of Spotted Bengal Cats and Kittens
Standing side profile of a Savannah Cat outdoors
The Savannah Cat Has the Look of the Wild
Snowshoe cat with distinct pointed markings
Meet the Affectionate, Chatty, and Smart Snowshoe Cat
Purebred korat cat posing on a table indoor and looking at camera
Meet the Korat, a gorgeous, silvery cat that brings good luck.
A red, ginger, or orange tabby cat laying down on the ground outside
How Do Red Tabby Cats Get Their Color?
An Abyssinian cat laying on a blanket.
Meet the Athletic and Social Abyssinian Cat
Person petting Devon Rex cat under chin
The Active, Playful, and Personable Devon Rex Cat
Chocolate Point Siamese Cat
Meet the Smart and Vocal Siamese Cat
Domestic Mixed-Breed Cat - Full Profile, History, and Care
The Mixed-Breed "Moggy" Cat May Be the Best of All Breeds
An exotic shorthair cat sitting on a cat tree.
Exotic Shorthair: Cat Breed Profile
Gray striped American Shorthair cat laying down and looking at camera.
Meet the Gentle American Shorthair Cat
tonkinese cats
The Sweet, Sociable, and Smart Tonkinese Cat
Chartreux Cat lounging on a sofa
Meet the Charming Chartreux Cat
An American Wirehair Cat
Learn About the Rare American Wirehair Cat
The Designer Cat Breed That's a Mix of Toy and Tiger
Cute Russian blue cat sitting on the bed
The Russian Blue: A Beautiful and Playful Cat
A beautiful fluffy Siamese cat with blue eyes lies on the windowsill
25 Stunning Siamese Cats and Their Quirks
Cornish Rex cat laying down on a plush rug
Meet the Curly and Charming Cornish Rex
Colorpoint Shorthair
The Colorpoint Shorthair Is a Siamese of Another Color
Portrait of an American Curl Cat laying down
Learn All About the Playful, Curly-Eared American Curl
A pure-bred Burmilla cat laying on a bed
Learn About the Beautiful Burmilla Cat
Singapura Cat Profile Picture
Learn All About the Singapura Cat
Brazilian shorthair cat
Large and friendly, the Brazilian Shorthair cat is ideal for families.