Colorpoint Shorthair











The Colorpoint Shorthair is a beautiful and intelligent cat of physical extremes from her angular head and tall ears to her glossy coat.

Colorpoint Shorthair Cat At a Glance

  • Weight: male: medium: 8-12 lbs. Female: small: <8 lbs.
  • Longevity: 8-12 yrs.
  • Colors: red, cream, seal, chocolate, blue, lilac, bluecream, lilac cream
  • Pattern: tabby, points
  • Eye color: blue
  • Tendency to shed: low
  • Less allergenic: no
  • Social needs: low/moderate
  • Overall grooming needs: low
  • Head: long tapering wedge. Medium in size in good proportion to body
  • Neck: long and slender
  • Ears: strikingly large, pointed, wide at base
  • Body: medium sized. Graceful, long and svelte
  • Legs: long and slim
  • Paws: dainty, small, and oval
  • Tail: long, thin, tapering to a fine point
  • Coat: short, fine textured, glossy
  • Behavior: the Colorpoint Shorthair generally shares many traits in common with his Siamese breed cousin.

Breed Characteristics:

Potential for Playfulness

Affectionate with Family

Kid Friendly

Easy to Groom

Pet Friendly

Intelligence

General Health


Colorpoint Shorthair Breed Standards

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The Colorpoint Shorthair cat is not only beautiful but also highly intelligent. While he may not be quite as intelligent as a Siamese, he can be trained to do many things.


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The Siamese and the Colorpoint Shorthair might differ in color, but beneath the skin they are identical. The Colorpoint Shorthair is a very affectionate cat and wants her parent to be as dedicated to her as she is to her parent.


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