British Shorthair Cat Breed Traits and Facts 

British Shorthairs have a relaxed, easygoing personality. They enjoy affection but are not needy.

Calm Personality

The signature coat color is blue-gray. Other colors like cream and black are recognized too.

Blue Coat

British Shorthairs have a pleasantly chubby face with round eyes and cheeks.

Chubby Face

These muscular cats typically weigh 7-17 lbs. Males are larger than females.

Medium Size 

The British Longhair is a longer coated variant of the British Shorthair.

Longhair Variant 

British Shorthairs are not very vocal. They occasionally chirp or meow.

Quiet Nature

These easygoing, gentle cats are very tolerant of children and other pets.

Patient Temperament

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