The British Shorthair standard describes a compact, well balanced and broad cat.
The body is massive with a broad chest, short strong legs with rounded paws, thick tail with a rounded tip. The head shall be wide and round with small ears set wide apart pointing sideways, round cheeks, well developed chin, open round eyes, short and straight wide nose. The coat shall be short and thick with a lot of undercoat.
The British Shorthair is the largest breed among the short hair cats. They come in over 100 color variations, for example solid (= solid white, black, blue, red, creme, chocolate, lilac etc).
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