The american shorthair cat breed. Colorpoint shorthair kittens for sale colorpoint shorthair cat breeders the colorpoint shorthair is a playful highly interactive and talkative breed.
The large round eyes set wide apart in a large round head contribute to the overall look and expression.
American domestic shorthair cat. The american shorthair is the pedigreed version of the well known and beloved domestic shorthair. The exotic shorthair is a breed of cat developed to be a short haired version of the persianthe exotic is similar to the persian in many ways including temperament and conformation a flat nose and face with the exceptions of the short dense coat. The following codes incorporate the breed color and sex of a cat registered by cfa and used in the prefix section of a cats registration number.
All cats adopted out of midcoast humane have been spayed or neutered received rabies and distemper vaccinations flea tick and de worming treatments fivleukemiaheartworm testing ear cleaning and other medical treatments as needed. American shorthair cat the american shorthair cat is known for its hunting ability. This versatile cat can be bred for any number of colors and patterns including the popular silver tabby.
The ideal exotic should present an impression of a heavily boned well balanced cat with a sweet expression and soft round lines. It is a true native american breed that comes in a variety of colors although it does not come in a pointed pattern like that of the siamese. A domestic short haired cat is a cat of mixed ancestrythus not belonging to any particular recognized cat breedpossessing a coat of short furin british english they are often referred to as moggiesdomestic short haired cats should not be confused with the british shorthair american shorthair or other standardized breeds with shorthair names which are breeds recognized by various.
The general effect is that of a strongly built well balanced symmetrical cat with conformation indicating power endurance and agility. The thick plush coat softens the lines of the cat and accentuates the roundness in appearance. The american shorthair is known for its longevity robust health calm disposition good looks friendliness and gentleness.
Cfa breedcolor designation charts. The exotic shorthair cat breed. The american shorthair is a true breed of working cat.