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Types of Calico Cats

American ​Shorthair​
American ​Shorthair​

The American Shorthair is a pedigreed cat breed, with a strict conformation standard, as set by cat fanciers of the breed and the North American cat fancier associations such as The International Cat Association (TICA) and the Cat Fanciers' Association.

British ​Shorthair​
British ​Shorthair​

The British Shorthair is the pedigreed version of the traditional British domestic cat, with a distinctively chunky body, dense coat and broad face. The most familiar color variant is the "British Blue", a solid blue-gray with copper eyes, medium tail, but the breed has also been developed in a wide range of other colours and patterns, including tabby and colorpoint.

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Exotic ​Shorthair​
Exotic ​Shorthair​

The Exotic Shorthair is a breed of cat developed to be a short-haired version of the Persian. The Exotic is similar to the Persian in many ways, including temperament and conformation, a flat nose and face with the exceptions of the short dense coat.

Japanese ​Bobtail​
Japanese ​Bobtail​

In comparison, the Japanese Bobtail gene is recessive, and the cats’ tails are typically about 3 inches in length. Additionally, Manx cats often suffer from health problems like spinal bifida, and hip, pelvic, and anal abnormalities.

Manx cat​
Manx cat​

The Manx cat (/ ˈ m æ ŋ k s /, in earlier times often spelled Manks), is a breed of domestic cat (Felis catus) originating on the Isle of Man, with a naturally occurring mutation that shortens the tail.

Persian cat​
Persian cat​

The Persian cat (Persian: گربه ایرانی Gorbe Irâni) is a long-haired breed of cat characterized by its round face and short muzzle. It is also known as the Persian Longhair in the English-speaking countries.

Siberian cat​
Siberian cat​

As with most other cat breeds, color varieties of the Siberian vary and all colors, such as tabby, solid, tortoiseshell and colorpoint, are genetically possible. The Siberian cat breed does not have any unusual, distinct, or unique fur colorations or patterns.

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Turkish Van​
Turkish Van​

The Turkish Van is a semi-long-haired breed of domestic cat, which was developed in the United Kingdom from a selection of cats obtained from various cities of modern Turkey, especially Southeast Turkey.

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