Calmest Cat Breeds for Laid-Back People


The Birman cat is of a moderate size and has a strong body. Its coat is long and silky. 

The light-colored body of a Birman has deeper "points" of color on the face, ears, legs, and tail. 

British Shorthair

The British shorthair cat ranges in size from medium to large and is characterized by a short.

The British shorthair is a wonderful addition to any family because he is affectionate and loving, but he is never possessive or demanding.


The Chartreux is a breed of cat that is between small and medium in size and has a double coat that is between short and medium in length. 

This coat has a distinct texture; it is slightly woolly and breaks at the neck, chest, and flanks like sheep's wool does. 

Exotic Shorthair

Persian cat is the exotic's shorter, plusher coat, which gives them the appearance of being cute and cuddly little teddy bears.

The laid-back, kind, quiet, and loving nature of exotic shorthairs is reminiscent of the temperament of their Persian ancestors.


The Himalayan is a type of cat that is linked to the Persian and has a coat that is similarly long, flowing, and abundant in volume

Himalayans are affectionate, snuggly, and mellow; they adore lounging around and cuddling.

Maine Coon

Maine coon cat; these gentle giants with the long, flowing coats are really laid back and placid.

Coons from Maine are friendly and extroverted animals that thrive when they are included in family activities. 

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