Everyone looks for different things in a pet. While some prefer smaller breeds, others opt for bigger furballs.
For very obvious reasons, big cats like lions and tigers are out of the question but for cat-lovers who want want fluffier cuddles without getting mauled, there are plenty alternatives that resemble their wild relatives.
We're more accustomed to seeing the average house cat but there are actually plenty of feline breeds that are significantly larger. Some of them can even exhibit traits that are similar to that of a dog but with the nonchalant temperament of a traditional cat.
If you're curious about these giant but gentle kitties, check out this list of 5 of the largest cat breeds in the world.
1. Savannah Cat
2. Maine Coon
5. Norwegian Forest Cat
Would you keep any of these in your home?