Exotic shorthair

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Exotic shorthair

a cat breed derived from crossing American shorthair cats with Persians. It closely resembles the Persian ancestors, with small ears, large round eyes, and a short nose. It has a medium-length coat in many different colors.
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The exotic cat project has also been working on the number of sightings and visitors in large game reserves to discover whether the number of sightings here in Wales are justifiable.
Alaric Smith, a zoologist with the Exotic Cats Project, which is compiling a database of all sightings in Wales, said the team received reports of between three and 10 sightings a month.
facility housing this exotic cat species, Felis sylvestris, had failed to breed the Indian desert cat naturally.
Alaric Smith, the zoologist for the Exotic Cat Society, said, ``We don't accept these results.
Using the ancient technique of enameling on metal, known as cloisonne, he crafted the piece and imbued it with rich colors that resemble exotic cat stripes.
I have visions of her sitting in a luxury mansion in full stage makeup, stroking an exotic cat while trying to come up with more and more ludicrous requests with which to test people's loyalty.
Some in the crowd dressed in tiger costumes or came with faces painted like the exotic cat.
And third-time Genesis honoree, Minneapolis television reporter Brad Woodard, winning for his expose of the exotic cat trade, attested to how the Genesis credo led to personal transformation, adding: "This is the only award that matters to me.
The exotic cat was spotted from a home above a popular Moorpark shopping center about 6:15 a.
Even her favourite fashionable pet rats, Giorgio Armani and Moley, live in peace with exotic cat Tommy.
The sighting reported Monday of a large animal in a field between Highway 23 and the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library was, in fact, a large boulder and not the 400-pound exotic cat that is believed to be loose in the area, officials said.
SIMI VALLEY - Wildlife officials continued their search for a large exotic cat near Simi Valley on Sunday, five days after it was seen on a ranch near the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library.