The Havana Brown Cat, originally from United Kingdom, is a small sized, short coated cat breed that has become quite popular among cat fans around the world. Some cat breeds have additional names that they are known by. This cat is also known as Swiss Mountain Cat. Havana Brown Cat owners have really enjoyed their time with this feline companion and noted that they are graceful, affectionate , and intelligent . Their personality and demeanor is what makes most owners incredibly happy to have them in their homes for their entire lifespan of 13 years! It is important for a cat owner to understand their cat. Please continue reading to learn more about the Havana Brown Cat breed!

Body Characteristics

The Havana Brown Cat has been known for its small size and this has been a deciding factor for many owners of this breed. Its build is best described as petite, bitsy, and teeny. Future cat owners that are searching for a small sized cat breed will be very pleased with this cat as it often weighs within 8 lbs to 12 lbs. The fur (or lack-there-of) of the Havana Brown Cat is often described as glabrous, lacking, and unique. This is because this Havana Brown Cat breed has a strong bloodline! This is one of the most popular cat breeds because of its color scheme. The Havana Brown Cat breed is often found in brown, lilac, and chocolate. Most Havana Brown Cats have a medium length tail, which helps compliment their overall body structure. The Havana Brown Cat breed has a reputation for having large sized eyes which lead them to be more attractive than other feline breeds.


Havana Brown Cat breeds adapt immediately to their new environment. They have no physical or emotional when moving into a new home! While the Havana Brown Cat is not a social butterfly when it comes to making new human friends, it is certainly not a hermit either. It will make new human friends when introduced to them. Owners that are looking for a best friend will love this breed. The Havana Brown Cat loves to spend all the time it can with its owner! The Havana Brown Cat does a wonderful job keeping the children entertained. This is because it enjoys the company and playfulness of children! Their owners that also have dogs can expect to see it interacting well with the dogs. The Havana Brown Cat really loves dogs! The Havana Brown Cat really enjoys snuggling and showing affection. Owners get plenty of love from this cat! This cat breed loves to play so much that it will often wake its owner up, at the start of each day, for playtime. This breed has a moderate energy level. They can be very active compared to other breeds, but not all the time. Owners have been successful in training this cat because the Havana Brown Cat is a very intelligent breed!


Brushing, bathing, and nail clipping are a must for the Havana Brown Cat breed. Owners should expect to invest time and money into grooming this cat breed. This cat does not shed much, but may lead its owners to clean their homes more frequently than before. Owners should be aware that the Havana Brown Cat breed will have health problems as it ages. Health issues are common among domesticated animals. This cat breed may be susceptible to Tapeworms, Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease, and Eye Problems. Allergic reactions are not common, but may occur in people with cat allergies that come near the Havana Brown Cat breed. Annually, the Havana Brown Cat breed will cost their owner around $1000 for upkeep. This does not include the initial purchase price that ranges between $300 – $800.