Large Cat Breeds

Some large cat breeds, like the Maine Coon, can weigh 15 pounds or more, whereas other large breeds, like the Persian, may weigh less than 15 pounds. With such a large variance in size, you’ll want to do your research to ensure you’re getting exactly what you want. Our list of big domestic cats includes ones with exotic ancestors, like the Savannah (descended from the African Serval) and the Bengal (descended from the Asian Leopard Cat). Explore the largest domestic cat breeds below to find the right size for you.

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American Bobtail
American Bobtail Cat Breed
American Shorthair
American Shorthair Cat
American Wirehair
American Wirehair Cat Breed
Bengal
Bengal Cat
Birman
Birman Cat Breed
British Shorthair
British Shorthair Cat Breed
Chartreux
Chartreux Cat Breed
Exotic Shorthair
Exotic Shorthair Cat Breed
Himalayan
Himalayan Cat Breed
Maine Coon
Maine Coon Cat Breed
Manx
Manx Cat
Norwegian Forest Cat
Norwegian Forest Cat Breed
Ocicat
Ocicat Cat Breed
Persian
Persian Cat Breed
Pixiebob
Pixiebob Cat Breed
Ragamuffin
Ragamuffin Cat Breed

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