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Breed summary – British Shorthair

The British Shorthair breed is one of the few breeds that seem to have everything going for it. It is an intelligent breed, easily capable of learning a variety of tricks, and is able to communicate skilfully with its owner,…

British Shorthair Show Standards

The category of British Shorthair cats is a hugely popular section in most cat shows. There are such a vast number of coat colours and pattern combinations possible, it is always one of the biggest sections at all major cat…

History of British Short hair cats

We have much more to thank the Romans for than straight roads and good bathing habits. They brought with them the descendents of the breed of cats today known as the British Shorthair. These Roman cats interbred with British native…

British Shorthair cats

The British Short hair breed is one of the largest breeds of cats in the world, and probably the oldest breed of British feline. The ancestors of this cat date back to the time of the Romans in England who…

Seven myths about neutering your cat

vet surgeon conducts routine spaying procedure family housecat

You have probably heard some, if not all, of these completely untrue myths surrounding the neutering debate: ‘They get fat’ Females of any animal tend to carry more weight than males. This is simply a fact of nature. Your cat…