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Colorpoint Shorthair




Breed Group

Colorpoint Shorthair History

Colorpoint Shorthair Traits

General Appearance

Coat and Coloring

Distinctive Physical Traits

Colorpoint Shorthair Temperament

Colorpoint Shorthair Care




Colorpoint Shorthair Genetic Health Conditions

  • Progressive Retinal Atrophy (Discovered in the Abyssinian)

    Progressive Retinal Atrophy (Discovered in the Abyssinian) is a disorder that causes degeneration of the light sensing retina at the back of the eye, resulting in vision loss.

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