Exotic Shorthair Cat Behavior,Personality,feeding.
Exotic Shorthair is shorthaired version of the Persian and originated
from the crossing of a Persian with an American Shorthair. In1960s
American short hair breeders in an attempt to improve the color
of their breed crossed American Short hair with Persians and thus
Exotic Short hair was born. In 1967 CFA gave formal recognition
to the Exotic Shorthair as a breed. By the late 1960s, the Exotic
was recognized by most cat associations.
The Exotic Shorthair Cat has a coat that is medium in length.
The coat is soft. dense and plush. The undercoat is thick and
the hair is not close lying. The large eyes are round and bright
setting level and apart. The color reflects the color of the coat.
The small ears are slightly forward and round tipped. They are
set wide and low on a huge. round head. The Exotic Shorthair cats
have a nose that is short and wide with full cheeks. The body
is large or medium in size with a wide chest. The legs are short
and strong. The tail is short and usually carried with a curve.