in the U.S.A., the Ragdoll is an affectionate home-loving cat with many
endearing features which make it the ideal companion for anyone thinking of
acquiring a new pet for the home.
Ragdolls love people and the
comment we hear more often than any other is "I didn't realise how
different Ragdolls are to other cats, I'd never have anything but a Ragdoll
Ragdoll is recorded in the Guinness book of Records as being the largest
breed of domestic cat, neutered males sometimes reaching 20lb. or more (9
kilos). More commonly though males reach about 14 - 16 lbs, with
females being smaller at 8 - 10 lbs.
are housecats and should not be allowed to roam outside the home - although
they can be given
supervised access to a secure garden. Being so friendly and laid back,
coupled with their beautiful looks, they are an easy target for 'cat nappers'. For this reason they are
happiest when they have company during the day. This can be either
human or another cat or kitten. A lonely kitten is not a happy kitten
and we do not let
our kittens go to homes where they will be on their own all day.