PetsMe.org - Most Expensive Cat Breed in the World - The Persian cat used to be most expensive cat breed in the world. However, as the time passes and the coming of new cat breeds, his position is replaced by the new cat race. Here is a list top 10 most expensive cat breeds in the world.
1. Sphinx Cat
Because of gene mutation, Sphinx cat breed has very little fur or even no fur at all. It makes the cat’s skin looks wrinkled. The price of Sphinx cat breed is around $2000.
2. The Savannah Cat
Savannah is one of the developing breeds of Bengal cat. People said that Savannah is the domestic cat with longest length. The price of Savannah cat is around $4000- $10.000.
3. Scottish Fold Cat
Scottish Fold cat is one of the most adorable cat breeds in the world besides his position as 10 most expensive cat breeds in the world.
His most adorable and cutest characteristic is his folded ears and his seat position which looks like Buddha’s sitting position. This cat breeds cost hundreds to thousands US dollar.
4. British Shorthair Cat
Since 2001, this cat breeds has become the most popular pet in Britain. His popularity has replaced the position held by Persian cat in Britain. The price of British Shorthair cat is around $500- $1000.
5. Bengal Cat
Bengal cat is cross breed between American shorthair and Asian leopard cat. He brings the wild elements to pet world. Bengal cat is one of candidates of the most expensive cat breeds in the world. A healthy kitten can cost hundreds to thousands US dollar.
Most Expensive Cat Breed in the World6. Russian Blue Cat
Russian Blue comes from Russia. This cat breeds can get along well with other animals including dog.
The most visible characteristic of Russian blue is his grey-blue fur. The price of Russian Blue cat breeds is around $2000.
7. Maine Coon Cat
Maine Coon cat breed has large body, medium to long fur, elegant and gentle manner. The price of Maine Coon cat breed is around $2000.
8. Siamese Cat
The Siamese cat breed is the pure cat race from Thailand. He is active and very happy to be among humans. Siamese cat breed with good quality cost around $200- $1000.
9. Manx Cat
The most visible characteristic of Manx cat breed is its super short tail or no tail at all. For the ordinary Manx cat breed, it cost hundreds US dollar while the white Manx cat breed can cost around $4000 or more.
10. Persian Cat
Persian cat is popular for its cute face and its long and fluffy fur. Many people adore this cat breeds. The price for Persian cat is various. It range from tens to hundreds US dollar.
Actually there is one more cat breed called Ashera as the eleventh member in 10 most expensive cat breed in the world. However, this cat breed is still in controversy since according its DNA, Ashera is actually one of the Savannah breed.
The cat prices mentioned above is the average price. Many factors can influence the price of the cat breeds such as the quality, quantity, time, trend, or the introduction of new and more superior cat breed.