ANIMAL LIFE EXPECTANCY!

ORIENTAL SHORTHAIR

Picture of a oriental shorthair
LIFE SPAN: 13-14 years
Breed Name: Oriental Shorthair
Group: Natural
Origin: United States of America (landrace stock from Thailand)

HISTORY

Orientals were imported into the United States in the 1970s. The Oriental Longhair was recognized by The International Cat Association (TICA) and The American Cat Fanciers Association (ACFA).