The famous line from Disney’s Lady and the Tramp rings true in America’s homes. Vetstreet.com combed through their database of 623,000 cats born in 2011 to determine the top 10 breeds in America. The talkative and outgoing Siamese claimed the #1 spot as the most popular cat breed, with almost four times as many cats born in 2011 than the second most popular breed – the Persian. Check out the full list of most popular cat breeds below:
Most Popular Cat Breeds in America (based on 2011 data)
3. Maine Coon
7. American Shorthair
9. Russian Blue
Typically, cats don't rush up and bombard you with kisses like some dogs, but many do display genuine friendliness. Vetstreet.com shines the spotlight on nine feline breeds with stellar reputations for thoroughly enjoying the company of their favorite people.
Meet 9 Chatty Cat Breeds
Cats do most of their communicating through body postures. Their silent looks and gestures can speak volumes. But there are certain breeds famous for being quite chatty. Meet nine feline breeds with reputations for being true yappers.