Sh-Si Terms

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What is the father cat called?

Sh-Si Terms

Shaded: coloring in which the tips of the hairs are colored, the rest being white or pale, the tipping being intermediate between the chinchilla and the smoke

Shading: gradual variation in coat color, usually from back to belly

Show standard: a description of the ideal cat of a particular breed, against which actual cats are judged. Also called standard of points.

Silver: term applied to shaded silver and silver tabby, both tipped colorings

Sire: father of a litter



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