Allison Howard: Hi! I am Allison with the Cat Fanciers Associations. A cat brings a smile to almost everyone's face, but some breeds can really catch one's attention and hard at first sight. For someone who he is looking for a breed of cat that is engaging and playful here are a few to consider.
Who can resist a cat that looks like a curly coated alien, the elf like head of Devon Rex often reminds people on the visitor from another planet. Their zany personalities engage and amuse their owners who will never be let down by their amazing capability of learning new tricks.
The Cornish Rex loves to play everything is seen is a potential two way by this intelligent cat. Refer to as the grey hound of cats for its looks, it's no surprise they even play fetch.
The original good luck cat, the Japanese Bobtail loves to be with people. Its tail is kinked and curled reflecting its mischievous character. Japanese Bobtails are very vocal and sometimes enjoy being walked on a leash or a harness. The long plume like tail and upright ears of Turkish Angora are striking. This active smart breed loves to interact with people and will keep its owner entertained for hours. They also get along with other animals and children.
The Siamese cat and its cousin the Oriental are known for being very talkative, both breeds will carry on complete conversations with you preferably well snuggled up in your lap.
Many people do a double take when they see this Sphynx for the first time with its bare and wrinkled skin. This breed's coat or black hair, feels like warms wave. Sphynx cats love to be with their person and you'll often find them greeting you out the door when you return home. These breeds will charm their way into your heart with their playful and engaging nature. Nearly every breed has a distinct personality and there is surely cat out there for every animal lover.