Ragdoll is one of the largest domestic cat breed with a very docile nature.They are very active and fun loving cat. Like other cat breed you will find lots of interesting things about Ragdoll cat. Below is our Top 7 List of Ragdoll fact which you possibly didn’t know.
Fans of water
Most of the cats avoid water because they don’t love water. But Ragdoll has a great attraction towards water, which is very interesting Ragdoll fact. They enjoy all source of water but especially love the sound of running water. Be aware when you take bath or shower. Because they always try to join with you and sometimes jumps into the running bath.
One of the Largest Domestic Cat Breed
Ragdoll is one of the largest domestic cat breed. Male Ragdolls are larger and generally weight is 15-20 pounds. Female Ragdolls are smaller than male and weight is about 10-15 pounds at maturity. Their large body and fluffy fur make them extra striking .
A Perfect Family Cat
Ragdoll is a perfect family cat because they easily adjust to the family members. They love the owners company and follow them around the home. They love to play with children and easily make friendship with cat friendly dog. For their docile nature they also referred as “puppy cats”.
Related: More details on Ragdoll cats.
Bright Blue Eyes
One of the most attractive Ragdoll fact is their blue eyes. Though many of them have gold blue or green eyes. But their eye colors depending on on the coat variation. Ragdoll born with blue eyes but some will deepen lighten or change to a different color as they grow older.
Different Colors and Patterns
Basically six different colors will find in Ragdoll with four possible patterns. Mitted: Paw and abdomen is white (like mittens). High Mitted Bicolor: White V marks on the face including red, blue, seal, chocolate and cream. Bicolor: Abdomen and Leg is white, V shaped white spot on face. Pointed: Darker color point at nose, ears, tail and paws.
The Algonquin Hotel Cat Is a Ragdoll
Since the 1930s The Algonquin Hotel in New York City had a tradition of a resident cat. Matilda, a Ragdoll was resident in the Algonquin Hotel. Except the kitchen and the dining areas she walked on the entire hotel.
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THEY HAVE A FITTING NAME
Many people love Ragdoll’s because they go dull when anyone pick them up, just like a Ragdoll. They love to be held and embraced. They love the people company and like to receive affection.