With so many cat breeds available, the right choice can be difficult. How can you tell if your cat will be good with children, or need extra grooming? Will it love being outdoors, or will it prefer indoor comforts? Will it want to bring you little presents it has hunted in the backyard? Is it intelligent and curious, or is it really quite lazy? This authoritatively written guide gives you all the information you need about the essential character of over 120 breeds, enabling you to make an informed decision to find the perfect pet for you. Each cat profile includes information on personality, appearance, grooming requirements, and specific health considerations.