Best British Cat Breeds

With its round eyes, chubby cheeks, and calm personality, the British Shorthair is arguably the most popular British feline. 

British Shorthair

Recognizable for folded ears, the good-natured Scottish Fold comes in both long and short-haired varieties.

Scottish Fold

The British Longhair boasts a medium-long dense coat that's soft and full, setting it apart from the British Shorthair.

British Longhair

The Devon Rex has an unusual wavy, short coat, lending an alien-like look to this active, playful breed.

Devon Rex 

The Velcro-like coat of the Cornish Rex gives it a curly appearance. They have lively, affectionate personalities.

Cornish Rex

Other British breeds include the Cymric, Manx, European Burmese, and more. Most are gentle, friendly family cats.

Less Common Breeds

British breeds come in numerous colors like blue, black, white, bicolor, tabby, calico, tortoiseshell and more. 

Coat Colors

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