British Shorthairs have a relaxed, easygoing personality. They enjoy affection but are not needy.
The signature coat color is blue-gray. Other colors like cream and black are recognized too.
British Shorthairs have a pleasantly chubby face with round eyes and cheeks.
These muscular cats typically weigh 7-17 lbs. Males are larger than females.
The British Longhair is a longer coated variant of the British Shorthair.
British Shorthairs are not very vocal. They occasionally chirp or meow.
These easygoing, gentle cats are very tolerant of children and other pets.