Best Cat Breeds for Allergies?

What is the best type of cat for someone with allergies?

Balinese. The Balinese, sometimes referred to as the long-haired Siamese, is known to be smart, adaptable, and social – but not overly demanding. ….Siberian. ….Oriental Shorthair. ….Devon Rex. ….Cornish Rex. ….Javanese. ….Burmese. ….Ocicat.

What is the number 1 hypoallergenic cat?

1 – Sphynx. The strikingly unusual looking Sphynx – no hair, no allergies. ….2 – Cornish Rex. A Cornish Rex cat with a beautiful tabby coat – and one that won’t provoke allergies. ….3 – Devon Rex. ….4 – Oriental. ….5 – Russian Blue. ….6 – Balinese. ….7 – Siberian. ….8 Bengal.

Are certain cats better for allergies?

Technically, there are hypo-allergenic cats, but there is no cat that is completely free from allergy-producing proteins. Hypoallergenic cats are usually a better option for individuals who want to live with a cat but are allergic. Keep in mind these breeds may still cause you to cough, sneeze, and wheeze.