If You Think Dogs Are More Affectionate Than Cats, Here Is Proof You’re Wrong

Written by: Adri Sandoval
Adri Sandoval is the Special Projects Manager for iHeartDogs and iHeartCats. Her work has deepened her love for animals, fostering a strong passion for rescue and animal advocacy.Read more
| Published on February 9, 2015

“Dogs are more affectionate than Cats” – is a big myth.

Many like to believe that dogs are the most affectionate creatures and that if you want an animal that will really love you then you have no options but a dog. It couldn’t be farther from the truth. Cats are very affectionate creatures. In fact, we know many cat owners who say their cats are actually more loving than their dogs.

Studies show that how affectionate Cat is has a lot do with personality, environment and breed. Need proof? Here is a video that proves our point!

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If you’d like to know more about breeds that like to snuggle, check out 10 Cat Breeds That Like To Snuggle .