Brazilian Shorthair (Cat)
Brazilian Shorthair (Cat) is a medium sized and muscular cat, but still slender and elegant.
Body: Medium sized and muscular body, but still slender and elegant. Legs medium in length, with slightly rounded paws; tail medium long to long , not broad at base, slightly tapering to a pointed tip. Neck is firm, but not muscular.
Head: Small to medium, in the shape of a modified wedge, longer than its width ; slightly curved profile; firm chin and lower jowl.
Ears: Large ears, higher than broad at the base; set high on the head and well furnished inside.
Eyes: Large and rounded; set wide apart (1,5 x width of eye) and slightly slanted; eye colour to harmonize with coat colour.
Coat: Short and glossy, close-lying; silky texture, no undercoat.
Colour Varieties: The Cs -factor is not accepted. Any other colour is accepted, the descriptions of colours are listed in the General Colour Guide.
Remark: Novice class is allowed only in Brazil.