Most people know the common breeds of cats that they see in everyday life, but only few of them know about those rare ones. That why we choose to talk about the 12 Rarest cat breeds in the world in order to help people to recognize those breeds. And you may love one of those breeds and you would like to have one in your home.
1- Black-footed cat :
This cat breeds are existed only in south of africa, and they are smallest cat breeds. Even if it name black-footed cat but only his or her underparts which are black.
2- Turkish van :
In addition being one of the rarest cat breeds Turkish van considered as one of most ancient breeds. This type existed in Iraq, Iran, southwest Soviet Union, and eastern turkey. Having a semi-longhair coats makes this waterproof and enjoying swimming. This type of cats price is between 400 dollar to 600 dollar.
3- Laperm :
This cat breeds origins is from USA, and they characterized by their very curly fur, which comes in variety of colors and patters.
4- American bobtail :
This cat breeds known for their short tail, American Bobtails are very healthy and are not known to have major health issues. That why their prices is between 600 dollar to 1000 dollar.
5- Turkish angora :
This kind of cats are characterized by their silky white coat, and blue eyes, or gold eyes, or having one eye blue and other one gold. And the average lifepan is between 15 yrs to 18 yrs. This breed belong to turkey.
6- Sokoke :
This breed of cats characterized by their peaceful and easy-going disposition. It also know for intelligence, territorial tendencies, and enthusiasm when playing games or greeting it’s owner at the door. And it origins tracing back to Kenya , this cat has a vibrantly striped coat.
7- Chartreux :
Rare breed from France, this type can live from 12 yrs to 15 yrs.
And their price it is between 1000 dollar to 1500 dollar.
8- Ragamuffin :
Ragamuffin cats are known for their friendly, fun personalities, as well as their rabbit-like fur. Their origins are from united states. This breed is the best from families with young children or other pets.
9- Scottish fold :
They have ears folds down and forwards, which give give them the appearance of an owl or teddy bear. This breed was discovered in scotland for the first time.
10- Burmilla :
This breed was created by accident in united kingdom, when a chinchilla persian male had a kittens by accident with a Lilac Burmese female. Their price is between 500 dollar to 700 dollar.
11- Peter bald :
A rare breed from Russia, this breed can appear in three different appearance the first one hairless cat , second a variation with a peach fuzz like a coat. The third appearance is a cat with a longe hair.
12- Sphynx :
This breed is lack a fur coat, the origin of this breed is from Toronto. Being a hairless makes the Sphynx very sensitive to sunlight, as well as the cold, needing sunscreen in the summer and some sort of clothing in cooler environments. In addtion to that they breed need bath every day in order to keep their bodies clean.
Please SHARE this with your friends & family
- related article : 23 Things you don’t know about cats