Full of british reserve the shorthair has a quiet voice and is an undemanding companion. The general effect is that of a strongly built well balanced symmetrical cat with conformation indicating power endurance and agility.
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American shorthair cat black and white. 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. 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. 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.
Find british shorthair breeders british shorthair cat breeders british shorthair cats british shorthair kittens british shorthair kittens for sale. See all british shorthair cat characteristics below. This map shows how many american shorthair cats are posted in other states.
The american shorthair is a true breed of working cat. If you love the look of the persian but cant face the thought of daily grooming consider the exotic shorthair. The american shorthair is known for its longevity robust health calm disposition good looks friendliness and gentleness.
Locate cat breeders with british shorthair exotic shorthair munchkin ragdoll and siamese kittens for sale with possible cat colors chocolate lilac chocolate tortoiseshell lilac cream chocolate white bicolor lilac white bicolor chocolate tabby lilac tabby chocolate lynx point lilac lynx point chocolate tortie point lilac cream point chocolate smoke lilac smoke and more. The american shorthair cat breed. 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.
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. Cfa breedcolor designation charts.