Cats come in all shapes and sizes, characters and temperaments. More than 70 different cat breeds are recognized by cat registries of the largest cat fancier associations around the world.

The numbers of recognized cat breeds differ according the standards of the registries from 32 to 74.

As of 2016, the International Progressive Cat Breeders Alliance (IPCBA) recognizes 73 cat breeds while The International Cat Association (TICA) recognizes 58, the Cat Fanciers’ Association (CFA) recognizes 44, and Fédération Internationale Féline (FIFe) recognizes 43.

See their categories

Here you can find a good overview for the different breeds