The Colorpoint Shorthair is a medium size domestic cat breed that originated from United States. This intelligent and social cat breed is currently a rare breed and typically weighs 5 - 10 pounds for males, 4 - 8 pounds for females. Though their behavior may indicate that they are extroverted, they may not be able to adapt well to a new environment or when there are strangers around.
Common Health Conditions
- Although their behavior may indicate that they are extroverted, Colorpoint Shorthair may not be able to adapt well to a new environment or when there are strangers around or when left alone too much.
- Asthma causes inflammation and narrowing of the cat’s airways of the lungs and it can be is common in Colorpoint Shorthair.
- Colorpoint Shorthair can be affected by a heart muscle disease, it could be a inherited condition or from other diseases that can affect their heart