7 Cat Breeds That Get Along With Dogs

By Manish Choudhary

Birmans are friendly cats that like being around people and other pets, like dogs. They're gentle and affectionate.

1. Birman

Abyssinians are lively and playful cats. They're adaptable and usually friendly, so they often get along well with dogs.

2. Abyssinian

Bombays are friendly and affectionate cats. They are social and can create strong bonds with both their human family and dogs.

3. Bombay

American Shorthairs are easygoing and adaptable cats. Their relaxed nature makes them accepting of new household members, including dogs.

4. American Shorthair

Norwegian Forest Cats are friendly and calm, good with kids and other pets, making them a great fit for homes with dogs.

5. Norwegian Forest Cat

Maine Coons, the "gentle giants," are friendly and enjoy being with people and other pets, making them great for homes with dogs.

6. Maine Coon

Ragdolls are relaxed and gentle, often good with kids and other pets, including dogs. Their calm nature makes them tolerant of canine companions.

7. Ragdoll

These cats are friendly and get along well with dogs. When bringing in a new pet, do it slowly and supervise to make sure they become friends smoothly.