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LaPerm

LaPerms are loving, sociable cats who are known for their patience with all members of the family.

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

Country
United States
Coat
Medium
Size category
Medium
Avg life expectancy
10–15 years

Intelligent / Affectionate / Active / Sociable / Vocal

Key facts

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

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