Ragdoll cats are affectionate companions with a beautifully soft coat

Ragdoll cats have a relaxed and friendly personality, which make them ideal family pets. They enjoy being with humans and often seek out attention and strokes. Ragdolls are very wonderful companions as they are empathetic and in tune with human emotions. They are loyal and playful, despite being one of the largest domestic breeds of cats; bred to have extremely soft coats and attractive blue eyes.

Vital Stats

Size: Large
Coat: Semi long-haired
Life span: 12-17 years
Personality: Trusting, playful, relaxed and affectionate
Size large Coat semi
Life span up to12-17years
Ragdoll personality and temperament

Ragdoll Personality & Temperament

One of the largest domestic breeds available, Ragdoll cats are known as gentle giants. They’re peaceful, sociable and inquisitive. A Ragdoll cat’s personality means they’re a delight to be around.

Ragdoll food and diet

Food & Diet

As one of the largest breed of domestic cat, Ragdoll cats can have big appetites. Getting their diet right is important for their long-term health.

Ragdoll grooming and coat care

Ragdoll Grooming & Coat Care

A Ragdoll cat’s grooming requirements are lower maintenance than some other long-haired breeds, but they still need lots of care.

Ragdoll training and behaviour

Ragdoll Training & Behaviour

Ragdoll cats are friendly, affectionate cats with inquisitive temperaments.

Ragdoll before you buy

What to know before you buy or rehome an Ragdoll cat

Ragdoll cats are an easy breed to get along with, but they do need a little special treatment from time to time.

Ragdoll insurance considerations

Ragdolls sometimes suffer with certain health conditions and may require treatment. Petplan cat insurance offers peace of mind that they will always be protected.

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