Many people assume that a cat is a cat – they do not realize that there are many unique breeds of cat out there, just as there are myriad different breeds of dog. The Cat Fancier’s Association (CFA) recognizes 41 different cat breeds and The International Cat Association (TICA) recognizes sixty-three. On top of these numbered breeds are a wide variety of hybrids and newly developed breeds which have yet to be recognized. Many of …Read More »
Kate Barrington is an avid cat-lover and experienced freelance writer specializing in the pet niche. She has three cats of her own as well as several guinea pigs and a ball python. Kate has always loved animals and enjoys every opportunity she has to write about pets and to connect with fellow pet owners. Kate has authored numerous guides for the care and keeping of exotic pets and contributes regularly to several pet magazines and websites.