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Our collection of Ragdoll cat images features champions and best of breed. Whether you are a specialist looking for stock images of breed examples, a designer looking for a striking picture, or you're simply a Ragdoll cat fan, we're confident we'll have the image you're looking for.

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Ragdoll cat overview

Semi-longhair developed in the USA from a mixture of breeds.
Bred in the UK from imported cats. Bi-colours have Provisional status. Colourpointed and mitted will have Provisional status from June 1998. Placid and friendly, livelier than a Persian. Needs regular grooming.


United States

Breed number/code

No 66 (GCCF) / RAG (FIFe)

Biological data

Long, muscular and substantial.
Hair quality
Medium long, dense and silky.
Seal point
Blue point
Chocolate point
Lilac point.
Eye colours
Colourpointed (Siamese pattern), mitted (Siamese pattern with white feet and underside), bi-coloured (Siamese pattern with white patches including white 'v' on nose, white legs and white belly).

Ragdoll links we are happy to endorse

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Ragdoll – Breed standard

The below links are external

Ragdoll references and further reading

Ragdolls of America Group

British Ragdoll Cat Club
Progressive Ragdoll Breed Cat Club

Please get in touch

If you are an animal photographer, an expert on Ragdoll cats or a breeder, we would love to hear from you. We strive to have all the latest, most helpful and accurate information on our website, but nobody is perfect, so we do ask for your feedback if we can improve our website.

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Ragdoll cats photo by Helmi Flick Animal Photography
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