8. Russian Blue – $2,000
This feline attracts onlookers with its brilliant green eyes and silvery blue coat. Plus, it is playful and smart which makes it a perfect pet for any household. The Russian Blue is loyal to its masters and adapts quickly to their moods. They like to socialize with their owners but are a bit shy with strangers. This breed can be expensive at about $3,000 a kitten, but they aren’t high maintenance.
The Russian Blue is also known as “the Archangel cat” as its origins can be traced to the city of Archangel in Russia. It was introduced to the rest of the world in 1875 in England. As mentioned above, Russian Blue cats are reserved with strangers and stick to themselves. Despite this cold personality, they look often content and happy because their mouth shape resembles a small smile.