Calm and friendly, their super-soft fluffy coats and blue eyes mean that Ragdolls often resemble cuddly little teddy bears. They love human company and are very trusting – their name comes from their tendency to relax when held, making them great companions. Read on to find out more about their behaviour, characteristics and care.
|Size:||An average-size adult Ragdoll will be 23-28cm in height, weighing between 3.6-9.1kg|
|Coat:||The breed has a semi long-haired, ‘plush’, silky coat (similar to rabbit’s fur) that requires regular grooming to prevent knots or tangles.|
|Colour:||Ragdolls are a pointed breed (meaning they have a relatively pale body with darker markings on the face, ears, tail or legs). Colours include seal, chocolate, blue and lilac, with three pattern variations.|
|Life span:||Full maturity isn’t reached until four years of age and life expectancy is usually up to 15 years.|
Ragdoll cats are known to be gentle, calm and sociable.
Vets recommend that the best food for Ragdolls is a high-quality pet food
Ragdolls are adaptable, versatile cats with loving, curious natures
Ragdolls sometimes suffer with certain health conditions and may require treatment. Petplan cat insurance offers peace of mind that they will always be protected.