The exotic Shorthair is a playful cat which can keep you busy for hours. It can show incredible love for its owner and it is absolutely obedient. It can get on with both children and other pets. Its voice is soft and low and it is not particularly energetic.
The Exotic Shorthair cat has got a well-built body, medium to large size and its weight is between 3,5 and 7 kilos. Its main characteristics are the big head, the dewlaps, the short legs and the big round paws it has. Its tail is tufted, short and it usually keeps it straight without rolling it. The Exotic Shorthair has got thick fur which overhangs its body and the colours of it are all solid. This cat is a typical example of a breed which gives the impression that it occurred “by accident”.