Which Cat Are You?
From the faddish to the fabled, the distinct feline personalities have won a place in our hearts and homes. Take our 8-question quiz to find out which domestic cat breed corresponds to your own temperament.
What are your typical Friday night plans?
How would you describe your personal sense of style?
Which abode best describes your dream house?
What is your dream job?
Which ancient royal house did your ancestors claim as their own?
Choose the phrase that best describes your feelings about dogs
Which phrase best describes your personality?
Your friends would describe you as...
You are an Abyssinian. Intelligent and extroverted, these copper-colored beauties need constant activity and attention. Their companions call them playful, willful, affectionate, and friendly. If that’s you, then your cat persona is the Abyssinian!
Abyssinian Trivia: Sergeant Tibs from 101 Dalmatians is an Abyssinian.
You are a Persian. Typically quiet and placid, these long-haired charmers adapt well to apartment life. Their companions call them clean, level-headed, sweet, and gentle. If that’s you, then your cat persona is the Persian!
Persian Trivia: Mitsou was a white Persian cat who served as Marilyn Monroe’s companion.
You are a Maine Coon. These gentle giants have been dubbed “the dogs of the cat world.” Their companions say the Maine Coons are intelligent, friendly, and curious. They enjoy guests, and love to play ball with kids. If that’s you, then your cat persona is the Maine Coon!
Maine Coon Trivia: Cosey, a Maine Coon, won the first American cat show back in 1895.
You are a Siamese. Beautiful and highly intelligent, these animals may once have protected the King of Siam. They are dedicated, affectionate creatures who love sitting in laps or sleeping the day away. If dedicated and affectionate describe you, then your cat persona is the Siamese!
Siamese Trivia: In the 1960s, two Siamese cats used their sensitive hearing to foil an espionage plot by discovering 30-plus microphones buried in the wall of the Dutch embassy in Moscow.
You are a Ragdoll. Laid-back and docile, the Ragdoll is known to love snuggling and being carried. If you snagged this result because you’re gentle and affectionate, then your cat persona is the Ragdoll!
Ragdoll Trivia: Matilda, the reigning cat queen of the Algonquin Hotel in New York City, is a Ragdoll.
You are a Russian Blue. Intelligent and playful, the Russian Blue is said to have been the pet of the Tsars. These animals are gentle, shy, decidedly independent, and averse to loud noises. If playful and gentle describe you, then your cat persona is the Russian Blue!
Russian Blue Trivia: Felicity, a character in the novel and film Felidae, was a Russian Blue.
You are an American Shorthair. Friendly and adaptable, the American Shorthair is a long-lived, dog-friendly housecat. Their companions describe them as pleasant animals who are good at entertaining themselves. If friendly and adaptable describe you, then your cat persona is the American Shorthair!
American Shorthair Trivia: The American Shorthair is actually a British breed that first immigrated to America with the Pilgrims on board the Mayflower.
You are a Bengal. Adaptable and affectionate, Bengals love water almost as much as they love playing tricks on their people by hiding objects from them in a Bengal-know-best game of keep away. These high-energy, child-friendly cats are always on the move. If adaptable and affectionate describe you, then your cat persona is the Bengal!
Bengal Trivia: Two Bengals traveled with former NASCAR driver Ricky Rudd when he was at the track.