Cats

Breed: Domestic Short-haired

History

  • Result in many generations of mixed breeding with different cats.
  • Closely related to the Domestic Long-Hairs and Domestic Medium-Hairs.
  • Domestic Long-Hairs can produce Domestic Short-Hairs and visa-versa.

Appearance

  • Short, sleek fur.
  • Comes in any cat color and every pattern such as tortoiseshell, mackerel tabby, and solid.
  • Exhibit a wide range of physical characteristics .
  • In different countries, they look different in body shape and size.
  • About 11-22 pounds.
  • Males tend to be bigger and weigh more than females.

Personality

  • Personality is as colorful as them.
  • Have varied and different temper at different times.
  • Can be vocal or silent.
  • Can live to 8-20 years.
  • Carnivores.

Communication

  • Marking trees, fence posts, furniture with their claws, and on their waste.
  • Scent informs other cats their home range.
  • House cats employ a vocal repertoire that extends from a purr to a screech.

Fast Facts

  • Type: Mammal
  • Diet: Carnivore
  • Size: 38 inches