10 Cat Breeds That Have Blue-Colored Coats

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Russian Blue

The Russian Blue is a beautiful cat breed with a short, plush blue coat and bright green eyes. They are affectionate, intelligent, and make wonderful companions.


The Chartreux is a distinctive cat breed with blue-gray fur, copper eyes, and a unique woolly texture. Originating in Persia, it is the national cat of France. Their plush double coat provides natural protection and varies in texture between genders and ages.


The Nebelung is an elegant, blue-gray cat with a medium-length coat. Resembling a long-haired Russian blue, it has silver-tipped hairs and striking green eyes. Its name means "creature of the mist" in German.


The Korat is a dark blue cat breed with a silver-tipped coat. Native to Thailand, it has a short coat that transitions from light blue at the roots to a deeper shade of blue towards the tips, with a silvery finish on the face and feet.

British Shorthair

The British Shorthair, known for its iconic blue fur and copper eyes, has a short, dense, and thick coat. It comes in various colors, with blue being one of the most common. The blue coat is usually light to medium in shade and remains uniform.

Oriental Shorthair

The Oriental Shorthair comes in various colors, including striking blue coats. Solid blue Orientals are elegant with long legs and almond-shaped eyes. The blue coat ranges from soft bluish-gray to deeper slate gray.


Persians are known for their long coats and flat faces. Blue, though less popular now, remains a great look for this breed. Blue Persians come in various patterns like solid, smoke, tabby, parti-color, and more. 


The Burmese cat breed has a variety of coat colors, including blue. The blue coat is medium gray with fawn undertones. Burmese coats have a fine texture and a satin-like feel, adding to their striking appearance.

American Shorthair

American Shorthairs, popular in the US, come in various coat colors, including rare blue coats. They are friendly, laidback, and gentle, making them an excellent choice for families with young children.

Domestic Shorthair

Domestic shorthaired cats are popular mixed breed cats, comprising 80% of American cat owners. They come in various patterns and colors, including blue coats.