Amongst the most known were Persians, British Shorthairs
, Scottish Folds, Himalayans, Siberians and many others.
While they more closely resembled Labs, they were a bit leaner and a little more nimble than either Labs or shorthairs
This includes breeds like pugs, bulldogs and British shorthairs
," said Dr Elliot.
Breeds prone to HCM include Maine Coons, American Shorthairs
I have been fortunate enough to bag a number of rabbits while out hunting grouse and woodcock, but only when they have first been pointed by my German shorthairs
People from all over the UK took their marvellous moggies to the two-day show hosted by The Viking Cat Club at Sports Connexion and kept the judges busy as they cast their expert eyes and hands over a number of different breeds, including Siberians, Maine Coons, Norwegian Forest Cats, Exotics, Sacred Birmans, British Shorthairs
, Cornish Rex, Burmese and Siamese.
2%) were domestic shorthairs
, while 6% were long hair and 2% were semi-long hair.
, most spaniel breeds, and other non-conventional duck dogs lack this undercoat--I love my springers, but don't allow them prolonged exposure to water below 40 degrees.
Other pedigrees to score highly were Birmans, Somalis, Siamese, Russian blues and exotic shorthairs
Tampa hunter Tom Loughlin often runs his three German shorthairs
on Wildlife Management Areas from the Panhandie to South Florida.
With the Persian shorthairs
, that means a "cobby," or short and square body; a rectangular or round head, small ears on the side, rounded at the tips; a stub nose; big bone on the legs.
are excellent hunters and jumpers, and affectionate family pets.