Which Cat Breed Are You?

By: Ian Fortey
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About This Quiz

You have to wonder how it came to be that cats were domesticated in the first place. If you've ever experienced an angry, wild cat, you know they're not the most pleasant creatures to be around. It must have been one of those super friendly cats that you run across every now and then that first got the ball rolling. It wandered by some farmer, rubbed against his leg, maybe rolled over to play with something and get a belly rub. Once that happens, they're hard to resist.

Now that we have cats all around the world, and there are so many different breeds, you can really see how some cats have personality traits that set them apart from others. They're a lot like people - some can be playful, some standoffish, and some are just wacky. Our pets really are a reflection of ourselves. So maybe that means you have a little bit of cat inside you. Maybe your inner cat is just meowing to get out right this very minute. One way to find out for sure is to take this quiz! Tell us a bit about yourself, and we'll figure out precisely what breed best represents your inner self. Go on an try it; it'll be purr-fect.  See what we did there?  

If your friends invite you to a party, what are you going to do?

When you're hungry at 2 a.m., what are you likely to make for yourself?

What's the best time of day to go and see a movie?

Would you rather read the book or see the movie?

What do you like to do to stay in shape?

How do you like to relax after a long day at work?

If you could go on vacation anywhere in the world, where would you go?

If you could have any superpower, what would it be?

What is your favorite genre of movie?

Do you keep a clean house?

If you're heading out to breakfast, how are you going to order your eggs?

If you go out with your friends and they want you to hit up the dance floor, how do you respond?

What do you think is the best part of going to the beach?

What's the most fun way you can travel?

What happens if you're outside doing something and it suddenly starts pouring rain?

Are you easily entertained or do you need something that goes above and beyond to hold your interest?

If you're having a big family gathering, how likely are you to be the host?

How would you describe your ability to make friends?

What would you do if you discovered a mouse problem in your house?

Which fictional cat is your all-time favorite?

What's the best sport you can play?

Which one of these is your favorite meal?

If it's late at night and you're having trouble sleeping, what will you do?

What would be your dream job?

If you're going out on a date, where are you most likely to go?

What is the best cat movie of the bunch?

What's the best part about going on vacation?

If you get some seriously heavy news, how do you react?

Do friends often come to you for advice?

Can you sleep anywhere or does it need to be in your own bed?

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