• Aug 24, 2019

Owners of dogs appreciate them the selfless devotion and ingenuity allowing them to execute the given commands with ease. However not everyone knows that among representatives of the cat family there are many breeds in which genetics the ability to training and the need for communication with the person – the lines giving them surprising similarity to dogs is put.


10 cats with sobachy character

Unusually phlegmatic and quiet cats of breed a ragdoll (in translation from English their name is translated as "a rag doll") are known for the love to caress and touches: having as much as possible relaxed and having become soft on the owner's hands, they will substitute with pleasure to it sides for stroking for a long time.

The devotion of ragdolls to the owners is really boundless: hard transferring loneliness, they like to follow them on heels and if carries – that and to sweep astride, sitting on a shoulder. They will see the leaving members of household to a door, and will wait then for them return, joyfully meeting at a threshold.

Going to walk, it is possible to take with itself and a ragdoll: fastened to a lead, he will keep the good company to the owner.

Maine Coon

10 cats with sobachy character

Maine Coons whose dimensions are quite comparable to the sizes of dogs of average breeds are also owners of "dog" character which main lines are presented:

  • really dog devotion and love to all family members;
  • hostile attitude towards strangers;
  • the aspiration to control and protect the territory;
  • love to outdoor games (with pleasure bring the thrown ball in teeth);
  • interest in bathing in reservoirs;
  • the uncommon mind allowing them with ease to master different commands and tricks (Maine Coons without problems are accustomed to a toilet bowl, at the request of the owner bring it slippers and can learn to open a door, quite consciously pressing a paw its handle);
  • loyal relation to a lead and collar;
  • ability to get on with other pets (especially with dogs: their presence in the house will help Maine Coons to spend cheerfully time and not to feel lonely if owners at work).

Burmese cat

10 cats with sobachy character

The Burmese cats who are famous for the friendliness and complaisance are among the social animals needing attention. In their behavior there are a lot of lines peculiar to dogs. They are capable to learn and execute different commands, well get on with children.

To the Burmese cats the devotion is peculiar to one owner. Having seen that he is not in good spirits or is busy, the cat will quietly sit next to him, and is very close as the loneliness is simply painful for her. When the owner is released, the cat is ready to play with him and to give him the caress.

Being a sociable animal, the Burmese cat is capable to make friends with the dog living in the house, so, that she together with it will and sleep and is and to indulge in mischief.

American curl

10 cats with sobachy character

Owners of "sobakopodobny" character are American curls – cats with arc-shaped ears. Representatives of this new breed registered 1987 are characterized:

  • existence of high intelligence and ability to training: with ease open the doors of kitchen lockers or interroom doors equipped with handles latches. If desired they can be brought up and trained in simple tricks;
  • strong affection for owners and aspiration to close emotional and physical contact with them. Being very curious and sociable beings, they prefer to spend the leisure-time in the company of people, rolling on a bed at their legs, "helping" to knit the next scarf or hunting for an arrow key on the computer monitor;
  • the peaceful character allowing them to share a shelter with other pets;
  • favorable attitude towards children;
  • the children's spontaneity and playfulness remaining to old age.

Persian cat

10 cats with sobachy character

Persian cats are made related with dogs by existence of well expressed security qualities. Following the need to constantly control the territory which they consider Persian cats far off will feel strangers and will notify owners on their emergence by disturbing miaow and uneasy behavior.

Being very playful and vigorous, Siberians adore outdoor games in which they involve all family members, including other animals. Long ago it is known that these curious and unusually bright creations striking with unpredictability of behavior are capable to be on friendly terms with dogs: in such company the last will be not only it is cheerful, but also it is very interesting.

Abyssinian cat

10 cats with sobachy character

The "dog" character allocated also cats of the Abyssinian breed (removed with participation of the native cats living in Egypt, Ethiopia and in the Middle East). Points to it:

  • their devotion to people. Trying to obtain arrangement of the owner, the Abyssinian will not move a step from it and if that is busy with something interesting – hours will watch his actions. At a lack of communication with the owner the Abyssinian can be depressed therefore too busy persons should not bring the pet of this breed;
  • love to long walks (it does not sadden existence of a breast-band and lead at all). This quality does Abyssinians by excellent partners on trips and travel;
  • interest in water procedures and ability to float;
  • the developed intelligence, ability to education and training. Like dogs, Abyssinians adore dragging balls and small objects in teeth, and even to give them at the command of the owner;
  • unpretentiousness and ability with ease to transfer change of a diet and surrounding situation.


10 cats with sobachy character

At character and behavior of sphinxes – cats with really alien appearance – too there are lines which are usually attributed to dogs (for example, meeting the owner who came back home they also enthusiastically wag a tail).

Representatives of all kinds of this breed (the Canadian, Don and St. Petersburg sphinxes) differ:

  • courage;
  • uncommon mind;
  • inquisitiveness;
  • tender temper;
  • devotion to all family members.

Owners of sphinxes point to total absence of aggression in their behavior and the high need for communication with close people without which they very much suffer.

Manx cat

10 cats with sobachy character

The Manx cats whose bright sign is the lack of a tail often surprise the owners with existence of really dog habits:

  • they like outdoor games;
  • they it is easy and with pleasure master "dog" commands (for example, "Foo!") also respond to own nickname;
  • very loving children, they practically never clash with them;
  • having sociable temper, they easily start friendship with other pets;
  • being territorial animals, the Manx cats jealously protect the house from penetration of strangers.


10 cats with sobachy character

Devon-reksy, being owners of big ears locators, huge eyes and wavy moustaches, remind dogs the improbable affection for people. The typical behavior Devon-reksa consists in that, following the owner everywhere, to remind him of the presence by loud purring.

Following natural curiosity, cats of this breed by all means will try to get everywhere where it is only possible, using for this purpose features of the anatomic building. Their fingers allocated with the surprising flexibility giving them similarity to human hands help to open Devon with ease the locked caskets and doors of kitchen furniture.

Devon-reksy – very clever animals absorbing the new knowledge literally on the fly which is especially presented in a fascinating form. They like the games connected with an aportirovaniye of small objects.

of Burm

10 cats with sobachy character

The Burmansky cats who are owners of a velvet brown fur coat and golden eyes have a set of dog habits. Extraordinary clever and perfectly giving in to training, they with pleasure will bring slippers to the owner, to execute the commands given by it.

Very friendly and devoted in relation to people, burma are so tolerant to dogs. Felinologists do not see in it anything surprising: on their historical homeland, in Burma, ancestors of these cats lived in monasteries where they were considered new transformations of deceased monks.

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