7 Most Affectionate Cat Breeds

the 7 most affectionate cat breeds list

Each cat has its personality, but some cat breeds are more affectionate than others.  Take a look at our list of the  7 most affectionate cat breeds.

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7 Most Affectionate Cat Breeds

Birman cat

the 7 most affectionate cat breeds list

The Birman also called the “Sacred Cat of Burma, it is a domestic cat breed with a long-haired coat, and deep blue eyes.

Birman cat is known as a loving and affectionate cat breed. It is docile, sociable, smart, and friendly.

Birman doesn’t limit his love to humans, and does well with other pets.

Burmese cat

Not to be confused with The Birman cat, the Sacred Cat of Burma

The Burmese cat thrives on companionship with her humans and other cats. It has a puppy-like characteristics; this cat often learns to play games such as fetch and tag.

This cat is energetic, curious and playful and loves to give and receive attention. Burmese are not as independent as other breeds and are not suited to being left alone for extended periods.

Maine Coon cat

Also known as the “gentle giant”, Maine Coon  is  loyal with its family, but it is independent and not clingy.

Its gentle nature makes the breed good companions, and relaxed around dogs

Persian cat

the 7 most affectionate cat breeds list

The Persian cat is a feline who enjoys a calm and relaxing environment. It is also independent and selective in whom it shows affection. Persian kitty does well with mild-mannered children and laid-back dogs.

Ragdoll cat

the 7 most affectionate cat breeds list

The Ragdoll has an extremely gentle and relaxed nature. This cat is calm, placid, and loves cuddleds. It has a sweet temperament and an eager-to-please attitude. Ragdoll loves humans and doesn’t like to be alone.

It is a perfect pet for families with children or other pets.

Siamese cat

the 7 most affectionate cat breeds list

The Siamese is an incredibly social and very affectionate cat. It bonds strongly to a single person. Siamese play well with other cats, dogs, and children.

This cat is active and playful, even as an adult, and is often described as more dog-like in behavior than other cats.

Sphynx cat

The Sphynx cat has anextroverted behavior. This cat loves being the center of attention. 

This breed doesn’t do well when left alone all day. It is known as dog-like breeds of cats, frequently greeting its owners at the door.

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