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10 Best American Cat Breeds

Maine Coon

Known for their large size, tufted ears, and friendly personalities, Maine Coons are one of the most popular cat breeds in America.

American Shorthair

This breed is admired for its robust build, good health, and wide variety of coat colors and patterns.

Ragdoll

Ragdolls are known for their calm and gentle nature, often going limp when held, making them great companions.

Siamese

With their striking blue eyes and distinctive color points, Siamese cats are known for their vocal and social nature.

Abyssinian

These cats have a playful and active personality, often engaging in interactive play and exploration.

Bengal

Bengal cats have a wild appearance due to their leopard-like spots and active temperament. They are known for their intelligence and athleticism.

American Bobtail

This breed is recognized for its short tail and is known for its friendly, playful, and sociable nature.

Somali

Somali cats have a long and fluffy coat, often referred to as a "fox-like" appearance. They are known for their active and playful personality.

Sphynx

While not originally American, the Sphynx breed has gained popularity in the United States.

Pixiebob

The Pixiebob breed resembles a wild bobcat in appearance and has a friendly and sociable temperament.

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