Top 30 Most Affectionate Cat Breeds That Like To Cuddle

Contrary to popular belief, there are affectionate cat breeds for people looking for a friendly lap cat who wants to snuggle! For example, ragdoll cats can’t get enough petting, and Scottish folds are sociable, loving, and want nothing more than to be around their person.

Keep reading because there are even more affectionate cat breeds to learn about!

American Shorthairs Enjoy Their Humans Company

The American shorthair is a family-friendly cat that loves attention and is very relaxed. According to Teresa Keiger, a judge with the Cat Fanciers’ Association, “The American Shorthair is another breed that’s easy to live with and good in an active household.”

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“Nothing much bothers them, and they enjoy hanging out with their humans.”