Breed description

Temperament:
The Ragdoll are a calm, affectionate, gentle and some are lap cats others like to just sit by your chair. Known as the “Dog” of the cat world. They love to follow you all around and wait outside closed doors for you. Our Teddy is the most affectionate kitty. He just loves his people. Both he and Dolly love to fetch. We sometimes refer to them as the “pups”.

Physical Characteristics
Ragdoll is one of the largest domesticated cat breeds, with a sturdy body, large frame, and proportionate legs. A full grown female cat can weigh up to 15 pounds. Our Dolly at 5 1/2 months old is 9 pounds already. Males can get up to 20 pounds are more. Teddy at 5 months old is about 7 pounds but his frame is large. Ragdolls are known for their distinctive blue eyes. Intense blue eyes are favored at cat shows. Dolly has the most intense blue eyes. They are just beautiful. The ragdoll breed has a plush coat, it consists mainly of long guard hairs, nd it feels like bunny fur.

Ragdoll colors:
There are four patterns:
Bi-color, van, mitted and colorpoint. {Both our founding kittys are Bi-color}
Patterns come in six colors:
Seal, blue, chocolate, lilac, red, and cream. (Both are kittys are Seal.)
Points may be solid, lynx, tortie, or torbie (tortie and lynx).
Colorpoint Ragdolls have pointed markings and no white anywhere in their coat.
Mitted have white feet in the front , white boots, a white chin and a belly stripe. Mitted Ragdolls may have a blaze, star or hourglass shaped patch of white on their head and nose.
Bi-colors have white on all four paws, their tummies, chest, and an upside-down ‘V’ mark on their faces. They may have a little white on their backs. Their tails, ears, and the masks show the darker markings. { Teddy and Dolly are both Bicolor but Dolly is a Seal Lynx point bicolor}
There is also the Van pattern. The darker markings show only on the top of their mask, ears and tail.