The hairless Sphynx may not look like the cuddliest cat, but believe it or not, it's one of the most affectionate cat breeds and has been nicknamed the ‘velcro cat’ because of how it sticks to its owner’s lap. Sphynx cats are friendly and sociable.
If you’ve not owned a cat before, the Ragdoll is one of the best cat breeds for first-time owners. Just like their name implies, like dolls, this long-haired breed makes for sweet-natured and loving cats that enjoy cuddles.
With its signature folded ears and yellow/orange eyes, the Scottish Fold is not only adorable, but a loveable, playful pet. This cat loves to be around people, which makes them good indoor cats.
The Himalayan is descended from the Siamese and Persian breeds and has the best characteristics of both. They are sociable, talkative and playful like the Siamese and calm and gentle like the Persian.
Known as the ‘pixie of the cat world’, this mischievous cat makes for a wonderful companion or friend for your kids. They’re loyal, loving and lots of fun. The Devon Rex breed is intelligent so, while they’re happy to be indoors, they’ll need lots of mental and physical stimulation.
While Disney’s Lady and the Tramp may have given this breed a negative reputation, Siamese cats are actually one of the friendliest cat breeds. These highly intelligent cats are super vocal and chatty. They love to be around their owner and will happily follow you around all day.
If you don’t like cats, this friendly breed will change your mind. They make great indoor cats as they love people and want to get involved with everything that you do. They are kind and affectionate, but not clingy.
The Persian cat is a quiet, gentle cat that wants nothing more than to relax and be pampered. They are not known for being very active and instead enjoy cuddles and being spoiled. The more love and attention you give them, the more affectionate they become.