Oriental cats are most related to the Siamese both in appearance and characteristics. Orientals have slim bodies with big, pointed ears and round eyes.They come in a variety of coat colors and patterns. Oriental cats are social and like to be with people.
This popular cat breed has been around for centuries, originally known for their mousing abilities when serving as farm cats in England. Other than the obvious heritage, what else do you think you know about the British Shorthair?