domestic shorthair

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domestic shorthair

n.
1. A short-haired domestic cat that is not purebred.
2. An American shorthair.
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"The animals in her care were a 12-year-old Jack Russell dog, a 15-year-old female domestic shorthaired cat, and a budgie.
Meowgan Fox is nine-month-old domestic shorthaired cat with a beautiful Tuxedo coat.
Q We recently adopted a 6-yearold male domestic shorthaired cat that was receiving steroid shots every six months when we got him, but our veterinarian opted not to give him this shot when we first brought him in, and now he is scratching all the time and has licked all of the hair off of his belly.
Q: My 20-year-old male domestic shorthaired cat has started weeing in the same place in the hallway.
Sassy is a lovely female domestic shorthaired cat. She was found dumped on the street.
ABANDONED ANIMALS ASSOCIATION Eve is a 10-month-old black and white domestic shorthaired cat who has only recently arrived at the centre.
To the Editor: A 3-year-old, neutered male, domestic shorthaired cat was referred for treatment to a veterinary specialty clinic in San Francisco, California, with a 1-year history of multifocal patches of crusted and well-demarcated ulcers on the trunk.
Q My 7-year-old male domestic shorthaired cat has recently begun to bite me, not on a regular basis, but at times when I least exect it.
Q: My 11-year-old domestic shorthaired cat was just diagnosed with hyperthyroidism, and we are trying to decide the best way to treat him.