American Cat Fanciers Association        

British Longhair Breed Synopsis




  British Longhair Breed Standard






The British Longhair is a medium to large almost square cat.   It is a sturdy cat, well knit and powerful with a broad, rounded chest.  The head is broad with well rounded contours when viewed from any angle, with full cheeks, giving a chubby appearance, with a short broad nose. Overall appearance of this breed with its short bull neck, standing on strong muscular legs and well rounded paws, is that of a solid muscular cat, with no fat on its body, pleasing to the eye and very amenable to handling.    













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