Top 7 Cat Breeds With the Longest Lifespans

Siamese cats, known for their striking blue almond-shaped eyes and sleek coat, are among the top breeds with impressive lifespans.


The Maine Coon, with its tufted ears and bushy tail, is not only one of the largest cat breeds but also boasts a long lifespan of 12 to 15 years.

Maine Coon

Russian Blue cats, characterized by their plush silver-blue fur, are known for a lifespan of 15 years or more. These elegant and reserved cats make for calm and enduring companions.

Russian Blue

Their playful and affectionate nature makes them delightful additions to households looking for long-term feline friends.


Persian cats, known for their luxurious long fur and distinctive flat face, can enjoy a lifespan of 12 to 16 years. Regular grooming and care contribute to their longevity.


Their unique hairless appearance, Sphynx cats can live up to 15 years. These energetic and affectionate cats require special attention to their skin but offer lasting companionship.


Ragdoll cats, with their docile temperament and striking blue eyes, often enjoy a lifespan of 12 to 17 years.


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