Some of the famous cat breeds are mentioned here.
The most common are Munchkins, cats with small legs. Persian cats are short, quiet and adaptable to apartment life. Balinese cats are very intelligent, playful and fond of company.
Angora is another popular breed of cats loved for its white fur. They are tall and love outdoors. Sphynx is a rare cat breed that has no fur. It loves to stay under covers and is extroverted. Egyptian mau are a rare breed of spotted cats.
Maine coon and Manx are two other popular breeds but very distinct in build and personality.