10 kitten breeds ideal for young children

Ragdoll: Renowned for their gentle nature and affection, Ragdolls are often called "puppy cats" and are great companions for kids.

Maine Coon: These gentle giants are sociable and patient, making them excellent choices for families with children.

Siamese: Known for their talkative and interactive personalities, Siamese cats enjoy engaging with kids.

Birman: Birmans are affectionate and enjoy spending quality time with their human family members.

Scottish Fold: Their unique folded ears aside, Scottish Folds are easygoing and usually get along well with children.

American Shorthair: Adaptable and low-maintenance, American Shorthairs make fantastic family pets.

British Shorthair: These calm and easygoing cats are known for their tolerance, making them suitable for kids.

Persian: Persian cats are gentle and laid-back, making them great for calm and gentle children.

Exotic Shorthair: Similar to Persians but with shorter fur, Exotic Shorthairs are affectionate and well-suited to families.

Norwegian Forest Cat: Known for their strong bonds with children and their playful nature, Norwegian Forest Cats are an excellent choice for active households with kids.

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