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10 Calmest Cat Breeds For Relaxed Pet Owners

There are many breeds whose characteristics have been bred out of them. To help you discover the perfect feline companion, we've compiled a list of some of our favorite chill felines. 

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If you're looking for a chill household companion, one of the most tranquil cat types would be an excellent choice. Fierce, energetic cats, on the other hand, do best in dynamic environments.


Due to their massive size (up to 25 pounds! ), Maine Coons are often referred to as "gentle giants" among cats. They aren't typically rambunctious despite their playful and inquisitive nature.

Maine Coon

The British Shorthair is a very placid and receptive breed of cat, but they tend to be quite sedentary and prefer to keep their distance from people. If you want them to be active, you will need to encourage them to do so.

British Shorthair

Himalayan cats are stunningly peaceful housepets. Many cat owners have commented on their cats' quiet demeanor and ease of disposition, as well as their sweetness and love.


You can tell a Ragdoll is a Ragdoll because it will bounce around in your arms like a ragdoll if you pick it up. They rank among the most mellow feline varieties for good reason.


Birmans are considered to be one of the most placid of all cat varieties, in addition to being the country of Burma's national cat. They are incredibly adaptable, and it is not necessary to have only one pet in the family for them to be happy.


The long-haired Persian is a breed of cat that is typically very well behaved and enjoys spending time curled up with its owners for some tenderness and cuddles. Additionally, Persians are very quiet people who don't really create a lot of noise at all.


One of the household cat varieties that has been around for the longest is the Japanese bobtail, which also happens to be my personal favorite. They are exceptionally kind and affectionate

Japanese Bobtail

The Ragamuffin is a large and stunning breed of cat that is known for its placid nature and friendly disposition. Because of their high level of companionship and the fact that some people compare them to the softness of a teddy bear.


The Exotic Shorthair is an extremely uncommon breed of cat that was created by crossing American Shorthairs with Persians. People often refer to it as the "lazy man's Persian" due to the fact that due to their shorter coats

Exotic Shorthair

The Selkirk Rex is a rare and relatively new breed of cat that is frequently known as a "cat in sheep's clothing" due to its unusual appearance. They have very gentle attitude to go along with their soft, curly hair. 

Selkirk Rex

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