Knowing how to best describe your pet will significantly increase your chances of being reunited with them. Here are some resources to help you with the various breeds and colors of cats.
The majority of cats fall into two breeds: Domestic Short-hairs and Domestic Long-hairs (based on the length of fur). Siamese, Persians and Himilayans are also commonly owned breeds. Besides these common breeds, there are hundreds of cat breeds which can be seen on the Cat Fanciers’ Associations Inc.’s website. Cats can come in all types of colors, which do not determine breed.
Adult cats create one of the MSPCA’s great ongoing challenges. Every year, more adult cats find their way to us than any other type of animal. Cat-vocates was created to start funding additional support for adoption promotions and spay-neuter initiatives.Become a Cat-Vocate