7 Awesome Black Cat Breeds

Norwegian Forest

You didn’t think this was going to be the first one on our list, did you? But the Norwegian Forest cat is one of the most beautiful black cat breeds out there.

Not dissimilar to the Norwegian Forest cat, a black Siberian cat is a thing of wonder and splendor, with its voluminous fur, bushy tail, and yellow eyes.


Even rarer than the Siberian or Norwegian Forest is the Bobtail, one of the most distinctive breeds in the world.


If you want a cute black cat, you’re in luck. Meet the Ragamuffin. Also known as the Ragdoll, the Ragamuffin is often compared to a puppy


A cat whose fur can cause a bit of trouble, however, is the Rex: a family of cats that includes the Cornish, Selkirk, LaPerm and Devon.


If you’re a fan of the classic Disney film The Aristocats, you’ll no doubt fondly remember Duchess and her daughter Marie.

Turkish Angora

Is it any wonder the Maine Coon is one of the most popular breeds out there? We’ll answer that: no. Categorically one of the most beautiful cat breeds in the world.

Maine Coon

One of the few cats on this list that is black more often than any other color, the Chantilly-Tiffany can have the most incredible golden eyes that intensify in color as it matures.