exotic shorthair


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exotic shorthair

n.
A domestic cat of a breed developed by crossing American shorthairs with Persians, resembling a Persian but having a shorter coat.
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Entrepreneur, restaurateur and content creator Erwan Heussaff and wife Anne Curtis-Smith have four dogs-Pancho, a French Bulldog; Princess, a Yorkshire terrier; and two Pomeranians, Grizzly and Tofu -and three exotic shorthair cats Bowie, Mogwai and Pixie.
A few cat carriers away, a 9-year-old exotic shorthair named "Rainbow" sits up straight, which he does when seeking the attention of his Portland owner, Linda Osburg.
They said the prevalence of FIP in Burmese, exotic shorthair, Manx, Persian, Russian blue and Siamese cats was not significantly different than in mixed-breed cats.
Other pedigrees to score highly were Birmans, Somalis, Siamese, Russian blues and exotic shorthairs.