Top 17 Least Shedding Cat Breeds

All cats shed fur, just not the same amount; as there are felines that shed lots of fur, there are cats that shed a small amount (a few have no fur to shed). Here are 17 cats — presented in alphabetical order — in the CatTime.com Cat Breed Center that scored two-stars (out of five) or lower in the Amount of Shedding Breed Characteristic.

1. Bengal Cats

A Bengal cat is examined by a jury member at the World Cat show in Athens on March 29, 2015.  AFP PHOTO / LOUISA GOULIAMAKI        (Photo credit should read LOUISA GOULIAMAKI/AFP/Getty Images)

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2. Bombay Cats

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3. Burmese Cats

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4. Colorpoint Shorthair Cats

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5. Cornish Rex Cats

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6. Devon Rex Cats*

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7. European Burmese

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8. Korat Cats*

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9. LaPerm Cats

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10. Ocicat Cats

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11. Siamese Cats

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12. Singapura Cats

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13. Somali Cats

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14. Sphynx Cats*

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15. Tonkinese Cats

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16. Turkish Angora Cats

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17. Turkish Van Cats

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* Scored the lowest with a one-star, or Minimal, rating.

Do you have a low-shed cat not on the list? Tell us about him in the Comments section!

  • https://www.facebook.com/shane.wilkinson Shane Wilkinson

    Turkish Vans shed an awful lot of fur – I’m not sure why they would feature in an article such as this – unless I misread it somewhere – so after reading it all again…
    Turkish Vans shed an awful lot of fur

    • https://www.facebook.com/shane.wilkinson Shane Wilkinson

      its true – it does have two stars on cattime
      however this is not true
      My beloved Gypsi who passed away recently shed heaps of fur it was everywhere – in fact most people commented on this fact.
      One just has to adapt to their cats – that’s all!