15 Most Affectionate Cat Breeds

Cats are often misunderstood creatures. They are always being branded as a snob or cold creatures. On the contrary, if we get to know them more these creatures actually also crave for human affection. These cats are actually loving and affectionate in their own ways! Here is a list of the most affectionate cat breeds there is in the cat world!

Most Cuddly Cat Breed Countdown

1. Sphynx

The Sphynx cat is known to the cat world as the hairless cat. But little did everyone else now that this seemingly hairless cat isn’t heartless – but instead has a lot of love to give to whoever takes it in.

The Sphynx cat just loves to hang around its human companion especially after a long day of being separated. Expect that your Sphynx cat will automatically greet you at the door when you come home from work or school.

Sphynx cats also love playtime! Keep your Sphynx cat occupied with this cat toy, the Leopard Collapsible cat toy! It will let your cat have hours and hours of play without getting tired of this cat toy.

2. Balinese

Like its peers that hail from the Asian region, the Balinese cat is very expressive of its feeling to its owners. It is very much interested in cuddle sessions and loves to fall asleep in its owner’s arms. The Balinese is an extremely friendly cat; it loves meeting new people.

Balinese cats get sad when their human companions are not around ever so often. But here is a cat toy that can be the answer to your concerns! The Petcube! The Petcube is a two-way communication device that will allow you to talk and hear your pet. It also has a laser function which you can control from your phone to have great playtime sessions with your cat!

3. Snowshoe

Who can actually resist the charms of the Snowshoe cat? It is so adorable that it is almost impossible to refuse its affection for you. The Snowshoe cat is called as such because the fur found on its leg area is white – very similar to a snowshoe.

Aside from sweet cuddle sessions with a Snowshoe cat, he/she also loves to enjoy the moment spent with you by playing with you. Show your love to your Snowshoe cat by giving it this cat toy, and watch how he/she will love you more for it! Check out the 2-Tier Cat Tree Condo in our reviews, your cat will surely love it!

4. Javanese

Here is another wonderful Asian cat! The Javanese cat’s origin can be traced back to Siamese cats, but the Javanese cat is now a different branch altogether. Javanese loves to smother its human companion with love and care.

Meanwhile, it is also fun to watch Javanese cats play because of their adorable quirks. Try getting your cat the Woo Woo Pets Cute Animal Shape Plush Soft Toy! He/she will love how this toy makes a sound as he/she bites on it. This toy is also very pet-friendly and is very safe to use because it has anti-tear properties.

5. Siamese

The Siamese cat is like a little bundle of joy. It is always very happy to see its human companion and loves to be included in any household affair. Siamese cats have no problems being introduced to other pets or other people; they are really highly adaptive cats that can mingle with humans and other animals alike, anytime, anywhere!

Your Siamese cat will definitely love this cat toy: SmartyKat Skitter Critters Catnip. Siamese cats love to mix playtime and cuddle time. Getting a cat toy like this will not only make it happy during playtime but they can also have some exercise as well.

6. American Curl

The American Curl is known for its unique appearance; but what it is not known for is its great love for its human companions! The American Curl loves it when you shower it with lote of attention and you spend lots of quality time with it.

Aside from being a loving cat, the American Curl is also so engaged during interactive play. It can’t contain its energy and always love to pounce and chase around cat toys you give it. This time, why don’t you try out the Go Cat Catcher Teaser! It will surely provide loads of interactive play fun, just like how your American Curl will like it!


7. Havana Brown

The Havana Brown is known to be the only breed that produces a genuine brown coat color. (Read more about it here: 10 rare cat coat colors) They have this stunningly perfect brown color that everyone will surely love. The Havana Brown is also a very lovely cat to have around. It works hard to relieve you of any stress and tension by just doing its cute antics.

The Havana Brown, like most cats also love a good play session. And it seems that PetSafe Bolt Interactive Laser is here to provide great playtime for your cat! It is the usual laser pointer cat toy that any cat would love!

8. Oriental

Hooray to another cat from the Asian region! Surprisingly, there are a lot of friendly cats that come from this region. The Oriental cat is simply a very sociable small cat breed. It loves to spend time around people, observing them, listening to them, asking for pets on the head and many more. They just seem to like to be loved and at the same time, to love every creature in their environment!

But the Oriental cat is also a mischievous cat that always love to play, its preference are highly interactive games so that it gets to play with other cats or with people as well. KONG Active Feather Teaser is a highly recommended cat toy that will surely satisfy your cat’s love for interactive play!

9. LaPerm

The LaPerm seems to just have it all! Good looks and a good heart! Not to mention a liking for a good session of climbing, running, rolling and pouncing around. That’s why there is no doubt that the LaPerm will like the Petstages Tower Tracks Chase cat toy! It is pure fun translated into a cat toy!

Not to mention, this cat loves to eat! Be sure to read our blog post on what your cat can eat for some good tips!


10. Siberian

A surely famous one on this list! A Siberian cat can be seen in more and more households all over the world. Why? It is because they are so kind and gentle, and even good with the kids. That’s why no household will be able to resist this cat’s charm.

Just watching a Siberian cat play, or even playing with it yourself magically releases any stress and pent up tension that you may be feeling at the moment. And the Original Mylar Crinkle Balls are here to give your Siberian cat hours of fun play! Just throw them around and watch your cat chase it all over the house.

11. Ragdoll

The Ragdoll is one funny cat, when you pick it up – it will suddenly limp, just like a ragdoll. I guess that’s where it got its name. It is really kinda adorable every time it does that. After a long day’s work, it is actually looking forward to cuddle sessions with you. And of course more playtime!

Have non-stop play with your cat using the Cozie Kickeroo cat toy infused with some catnip and watch as your cat enjoys play time with you more and more each day!

12. Persian

The Persian cat is a well-loved cat by everyone – not only because of its beauty but also because of its good heart.

This cat has a lot of energy to spend during playtime so give it the best cat toy you’ve got! And that cat toy is the Fuzzu Donald Trump! Do you think your Persian cat will enjoy dragging and chasing this mini POTUS around?

13. Cornish Rex

It may have a bizarre appearance but it does not let looks get in the way of love! The Cornish Rex is a very expressive cat. It tells you how much it loves you in ways it understands and at any chance it can get.

The Cornish Rex also loves to play around! They are really active cats that have lots of energy reserve! The KONG Naturals Crinkle Catnip cat toy will surely put them up to a challenge of endurance!​

14. Devon Rex

Now the prankster of the lot, this cat may be silly and funny but behind this nature is a really loving cat! It will come to greet you as you come in from wherever. It simply wants to be with you at all costs!

Your Devon Rex will surely love the Moody Pet cat toy as it brings intense cat play to a whole new level!​

15. Maine Coon

The Maine Coon is one big cat with a one big heart! It is not a new cat breed, like we have in this blog post, but it's a oldie cat. It loves to be around people and animals alike. It has no problems mingling and socializing with other people or cats.

Aside from meeting new people and pets, one of Maine Coon’s priorities is playing! Cat Wand Toys is one cat toy that can live up to the Maine Coon’s standard of good play!​

Average Lifespan of Cats

16 Years Outdoor Cats
18 Years Indoor Cats

Cat lovin’!

Give and you shall receive, that’s what they always say. The same goes with our cats, we took them into our households; it means that we should provide our cats with so much love as much as we can. It is clear that our cats are also more than willing to do the same for us.

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