7 Distinct Breeds of Bobtail Cats

American Bobtail: The American Bobtail is the original and most well-known bobtail breed.

Japanese Bobtail: The Japanese Bobtail is a breed native to Japan and is known for its short, pom-pom-like tail.

Kurilian Bobtail: The Kurilian Bobtail is a natural breed originating from the Kuril Islands, Russia, and Japan.

Manx: The Manx cat is one of the oldest known cat breeds with a naturally occurring short tail.

Pixie-Bob: The Pixie-Bob is a breed that resembles a wild bobcat in appearance.

American Curl: While not a bobtail breed, the American Curl is worth mentioning due to its unique curled ears.

Oriental Shorthair: Similar to the American Curl, the Oriental Shorthair is not a bobtail breed, but it is a popular breed known for its variety of coat colors and patterns.

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