British Shorthair Cat
The British Shorthair is one of the most ancient cat breeds, thought to have originated in Roman times. It remains popular today. The British Shorthair cat is a pedigreed version of the British domestic cat. The breed has a chunky body and broad face. With a very dense coat and no undercoat, the breed is best known in the color "British Blue", an all-over blue-gray with copper eyes. However, British Shorthair cat's comes in a wide range of other patterns and colors.
British Shorthair cats are reported to be quiet and reserved, with a soft sweet nature. They can be prone to overeating.