British shorthair temperament and personality. The thick plush coat softens the lines of the cat and accentuates the roundness in appearance.
If you love the look of the persian but cant face the thought of daily grooming consider the exotic shorthair.
American shorthair cat adoption. The general effect is that of a strongly built well balanced symmetrical cat with conformation indicating power endurance and agility. The american shorthair is a true breed of working cat. If we do they will be listed in the available for adoption section.
The ideal exotic should present an impression of a heavily boned well balanced cat with a sweet expression and soft round lines. Calli is appromimately six. The exotic shorthair cat breed.
The cheshire cat was undoubtedly a british shorthair. Saving one cat wont change the world but for that one cat the world will change forever. Before filling out this form please take a minute to review the following information and requirments.
Developed through crosses between persians and american shorthairs plus burmese and russian blues he has the look of the persian but with a short plush easy care coatheres what you need to know if youre considering acquiring an exotic shorthair. Cat breed photos below are cat rescue links where you can view animals for adoption. Shelters individuals can post animals free.
We rarely get kittens of any breed. This beautiful kitty girl is calliope who appears to be a bengalbritish shorthair mix. Miribu cattery founded in 1967 by margot mellies md has been breeding american shorthair cats of the highest quality.
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. The american shorthair cat breed. Over fourty years of careful selective breeding programs has resulted in numerous champions and grand champions as well as cfa regional and national winners.
Mellies has been a cfa licensed cat show judge judging 1979 until 2008. Submit a photo photo credits. The large round eyes set wide apart in a large round head contribute to the overall look and expression.
These smiling cats enjoy attention are normally quiet but occasionally have bursts of crazed activity before changing back into your affectionate dignified friend.