Asian Shorthair Breed Summary
Loving, Playful, Talkative
These kitties enjoy being in the company of their humans and they’re likely to follow them around the house. Be careful to provide your Asian Shorthair with plenty of attention though, otherwise they may become rather chatty and demand it from you!
A sociable cat, the Asian Shorthair isn’t shy around guests and they like to interact and play with other feline friends and cat-friendly dogs, especially if it provides them with company while their family are out and about.
|Lifespan||13 – 15 years|
|Height (at the withers)||Males and Females: 9.8in – 11.8in|
|Weight||Males and Females: 8.8lb – 16.1lb|
|Coat||Short fur that is satin-like, glossy and fine|
|Color||This kitty comes in a wide range of patterns including spotted, tabby, smoke and ticked. They can also be solid colors, such as black or white.|
|Eye color||Yellow, blue, green|
|Common health issues||While the Asian Shorthair may have some snoring issues (due to their facial structure), they tend to be relatively healthy cats.|
Affectionate and people-orientated, these kitties don’t mind being picked up, cuddled and pampered, especially as it means they’ll be close to their loved ones. As they're also inquisitive and playful, Asian Shorthairs like to explore every inch of their living environment and enjoy playing with puzzles and interactive toys to test their intelligence.
Overall, these cats are a fur-bulous bundle of fun, affection and energy! When it’s time to settle down, however, they’re more than happy to live their best lap-cat life.