Largest Domestic Cat Breeds Ever (Pt I)


Do you want to get one of the largest domestic cat breeds ever as your pet? Refer to the list below as reference. Large cats are great because you can interact with them better and they are often stronger. Here are some of the breeds you can choose from.

Siberian

Largest Domestic Cat Breeds Ever (Pt I)
Largest Domestic Cat Breeds Ever (Pt I)

This is a forest cat that is native to Russia. Its first-ever record of appearance was around the year one thousand. It is very large and its biology and anatomy are designed to make them survive the cold and harsh weather of Russia. The result is the large size that beats predators, their fair coat pattern to camouflage in the snow, three layers of coats to survive the cold, and the alertness to keep themselves alive. They have still retained those traits up to this day. They are fierce hunters and they are great playmates. These cats also have a sweet personality and an adorable face to match.

Ragamuffin

This is a playful and active cat that makes them the perfect playmates for children. This is also quite friendly to other cats or fellow pets. One distinct feature is their eyes. They are very large with a piercing gaze that overall makes their face even cuter. This type of cat actually takes a while to mature. The maturation phase can take up to four years long. This is also highly intelligent and docile.

Ragdoll

Largest Domestic Cat Breeds Ever (Pt I)
Largest Domestic Cat Breeds Ever (Pt I)

This is quite a normal cat that has not a lot of striking or extreme characteristics. The size ranges from medium to large so it is definitely larger than the average house cat. Its hair is quite long and it sheds a bit. It has piercing and large blue eyes with matching pointed ears. The coat is generally white or cream with a few dark markings on their face, the ears, and the tail. This is also slow-maturing and it reaches its full adult size and full coat at the age of thee. It is a great cat choice because of its intelligence and how affectionate it is toward its owner. It also moves in graceful yet powerful strides that make it such a sight to see.

Turkish Van

This is another large cat that you might want to consider. The cat breed actually originated from the Middle Eastern region. Thus, you can expect its physical features to match the warm climate. It is not hairy but it has a considerable amount of fur to protect itself from the cold.

The thing that makes this cat so unique is the unique patterns and markings on its coat. It has a generally white fur littered with spots and patterns in an unpredictable arrangement. This cat has a solid and reliable build. You will notice its muscular hind legs that make its leaps majestic and powerful. Its mature stature can be achieved in about three to five years.

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