10 Popular English Cat Breeds

The British Shorthair is known for its dense, plush coat and round face. They are calm, easygoing cats with a stocky build.

British Shorthair

Siamese cats have striking blue almond-shaped eyes and a short, sleek coat. They are known for their vocal and social nature.


Burmese cats are affectionate and playful with a shiny, satin-like coat. They are known for their friendly and outgoing personalities.


Scottish Folds are recognized by their unique folded ears, which give them an endearing appearance. They are sweet-natured and adaptable.

Scottish Fold

Cornish Rex cats have curly coats and slender bodies. They are known for their playful and mischievous nature.

Cornish Rex

The Devon Rex also has a curly coat, large ears, and a pixie-like face. They are known for their affectionate and active personalities.

Devon Rex

British Longhairs are the long-haired counterparts of the British Shorthairs. They have luxurious coats and share the Shorthair's calm disposition.

British Longhair

Manx cats are recognized by their short tails or complete lack of tails. They are known for their intelligence and adaptability.


The Cymric is a long-haired version of the Manx and shares the breed's unique tail characteristics. They are known for their sweet and gentle nature.


English Shorthairs are similar to British Shorthairs and are known for their dense, plush coats and friendly, easygoing personalities.

English Shorthair