Most Affectionate and Low Maintenance Cats For Seniors


Ragdolls are gentle, laid-back cats who love to cuddle with their owners. They don't require much grooming or exercise.


While vocal, Siamese cats form strong bonds with their owners and enjoy being lap cats. They adapt well to apartment living.


Persians are mellow cats who are content lounging around the house. Their long fur requires daily brushing.

Maine Coon

Despite their large size, Maine Coons are calm, friendly cats. Their thick fur needs weekly brushing.

Scottish Fold

Scottish Folds have a sweet nature and are very affectionate. Their calm personalities make them ideal for seniors.


Lacking fur, the Sphynx requires minimal grooming. They love cuddling up to warm bodies like seniors. 


Bombay cats crave human interaction. They are playful into old age and easy to care for.  

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