Top 10 Cat Breeds That Live The Longest

1. Siamese

Siamese cat: stunning Thai breed with captivating allure. Graceful build, striking markings. Social, vocal. Dental/respiratory risks, 12-20 yr lifespan.

2. Burmese

Burmese: playful, social, adventurous. Descended from Burmese and Siamese cats. Predisposed to cranial deformities, glaucoma. 16-18 yr lifespan.

3. Savannah Cat

Savannah cat: African serval mix, for experienced owners. Friendly yet unpredictable, active, bold. Generally healthy, 12-20 yr lifespan.

4. Egyptian Mau

Egyptian Mau: ancient art inspiration, spotted coat. People-friendly, family-oriented. Heart disease risk, 12-15 yr lifespan.

5. Ragdoll

Ragdoll: affectionate, loyal. Limp in relaxation, bladder stones/heart disease risks. Generally healthy, 15+ yr lifespan.

6. Balinese

The Balinese, a longhaired mutation of the Siamese, shares its friendly, energetic, and chatty nature. They crave involvement in home life. Lifespan: 12-20 years.

7. Russian Blue

The Russian blue is an affectionate yet independent cat. Enjoys sunbathing and observing surroundings. Prone to bladder stones and eye issues. Lifespan: 15-20 years.

8. Bombay

The Bombay: a mini panther lookalike, easygoing and affectionate. Playful yet lap-loving. Prone to respiratory issues, heart disease, and excess tearing. Lifespan: 12-16 years.

9. American Shorthair

American shorthair: playful and easygoing, perfect for families with kids. Independent but enjoys interactive play. Generally healthy, prone to heart disease. Lifespan: 15-20 years.

10. Sphynx

Sphynx cats: high-maintenance, need warmth and frequent bathing due to no hair. Prone to heart disease, neurological problems, and skin issues. Lifespan: 10-15 years.

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