Colorpoint Shorthair

The Colorpoint Shorthair is similar to the Siamese but with colors not associated with the Siamese. Coat is fine-textured and glossy.  Some grooming is necessary to maintain their white to off-white coats.  Depending on the cat they can have a full, round head, a semi-wedge head, or an extreme-wedge head.

  • BREED TYPE:  Man-made
  • BODY TYPE:  Foreign
  • COAT TYPE:  Shorthair
  • SIZE:  Large, up to 14 pounds
  • TEMPERAMENT:  Love to be loved.  Talkative and fun-loving.  Snoopy and can usually be found in high places.  Very interactive with people.  Gets along with other pets.
  • COLORS:  Point:  cream, red, blue tortie, chocolate tortie, seal tortie, red lynx, seal lynx, cream lynx, lilac lynx, blue lynx, chocolate lynx, lilac tortie lynx, blue tortie lynx, chocolate tortie lynx, seal tortie lynx.

Recommended Web Links

CFA Profile

United Colorpoint Shorthair Fanciers

The Traditional Cat Association FAQs

Color Point Rescue