About the LaPerm

The LaPerm is an active, outgoing cat who likes to be with you and to join in everything you are doing. They are gentle, devoted cats who want human contact.

Their affectionate, loving nature means they get on well with children and other family pets, making them an ideal family companion.

Source: key facts and characteristics sourced from World Cat Congress (WCC)

Breed specifics

United States
Medium coat
Avg life expectancy
10–15 translations.feature.breeds.years

Intelligent / Affectionate / Active / Sociable / Vocal


  • Needs moderate grooming
  • Suited to indoor and outdoor life
  • Patient with children and other animals