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10 Cat Breeds That Are the Most Affectionate

Ragdoll cats make affectionate, low-maintenance companions who love following their humans around. They're great with kids and other pets too.


known for their unique folded ears, these affectionate and social cats crave attention and don't like being left alone.

Scottish Fold

Sphynx cats are hairless and need warmth. They're social and affectionate, cuddling with humans for interaction and heat.


Maine Coon cats are social, affectionate, and intelligent. They are excellent hunters and love being involved in family activities.

Maine Coon

Persians have long, flowy coats and a calm, affectionate temperament. They're content lounging on the couch and enjoy gentle contact with humans.


Siamese cats are talkative and social with a distinctive masked look and striking blue eyes. They are popular due to their affectionate personalities.


Bombay cats are rare in North America but have a dedicated following due to their loving and people-oriented nature.


Tonkinese cats are a result of crossing Siamese and Burmese breeds to create a loving, affectionate, intelligent, and less vocal cat.


American shorthairs are popular in the U.S. due to their affectionate personalities and adaptable nature. They come in many colors, love attention, but are not demanding.

American Shorthair

Birman cats are elegant and friendly, with piercing blue eyes and long silky coats. They love to be around people and are highly adaptable.