Exotic Shorthair

The Exotic Shorthair is a shorthaired, “lazy man’s” Persian.  Massive head with a “pug” looking round face and blunt nose.  Low ears and large round eyes.  Moderate grooming is required.

  • BREED TYPE:  Man-made
  • BODY TYPE:  Cobby
  • COAT TYPE:  Shorthair
  • SIZE: Medium to large
  • TEMPERAMENT:  Docile, outgoing, playful and affectionate.  Good with children.  May follow you around to be “near”, but doesn’t demand attention.  Male can be more affectionate than the female who can be more aloof.
  • COLORS:  Blue, black.  Point:  blue point colorpoint, lilac lynx colorpoint.  Shaded:  golden.  Torbie:  silver.  Spotted:  brown.

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