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About Bicolor Persian & Bicolor Exotic Shorthair Kittens

Are you looking for a bicolor Exotic Shorthair kitten for sale or a bicolor Persian kitten for sale? Here are some FAQs regarding color variations, personality characteristics to help you decide if either a bicolor Exotic Shorthair kitten or a bicolor Persian kitten (Or bicolor Exotic Longhair) would be a good fit for your family.

What is a Bicolor Exotic Shorthair or Bicolor Persian Kitten?

It is a darker color paired with white and the non white color is more dominant. The bicolor Exotic Shorthair kittens and bicolor Persian kittens we breed are commonly available in the following variations: chocolate bicolor, red bicolor, cream bicolor, lilac bicolor and black smoke bicolor. See our gallery with more Exotic shorthair bicolor kitten and Persian bicolor kitten examples.

Chocolate Bicolor Exotic Shorthair Kitten
Female Lilac Bicolor Van Exotic Shorthair Kitten

What is a Van Exotic Shorthair or Persian kitten?

Van means white is the dominant color and there is less of the darker color. Examples include: chocolate bicolor van, red bicolor van, cream bicolor van, lilac bicolor van and black smoke bicolor van. See our bicolor Exotic Shorthair kitten and bicolor Persian kitten gallery with more bicolor kitten examples.

Female Lilac Bicolor Van Exotic Shorthair Kitten
Female Lilac Bicolor Van Exotic Shorthair Kitten

Exotic Shorthair & Persian Personality & Characteristics

Exotic Shorthair kittens have a gentle and calm personality reminiscent of the Persian but are generally livelier than their longhaired ancestors. Exotic Shorthair kittens and Persian kittens (or Exotic Longhair kittens) are curious and playful. 

The endearing Exotic Shorthair kitten or Persian kitten is a peaceful, easygoing companion who will be content to quietly follow you around and then sit in your lap for petting whenever you give him the chance. Both the  Exotic Shorthair and bicolor Persian kitten is very sweet and loving. 

Your Exotic Shorthair kitten / Persian kitten (or Exotic Longhair kitten) will enjoy playing with a toy or chasing a ball or wadded-up piece of paper. Puzzle toys that require him to think and move to release treats or kibble are a great way to keep him occupied when you aren’t there to provide a lap. You can even use a clicker to teach him tricks such as “Sit” or “Wave.”

The Exotic Shorthair kitten is nicknamed “the lazy man’s Persian” because he/she shares the Persian’s sweet face, but his/her short, plush coat is easier to care for. Exotic Shorthair kittens will be more lively than the laidback Persian, but they also love to sit in a lap. 

Exotic Shorthair Kitten & Persian Kitten Quick Facts

The Exotic Shorthair kitten has the look of a Persian but with a short, plush coat that comes in many beautiful colors and patterns, including chocolates, black smokes, lilacs, creams, colorpoints, solids, bicolors, calicos, tabbies, reds, and tortoiseshell.

The word round is key when speaking of this breed. Exotic Shorthair kittens, Persians or exotic longhair kittens have round eyes, round heads, and rounded bodies.

Arkansas Bicolor Exotic Shorthair & Persian Kitten Breeder

Mon Chéri is a small boutique cattery in Arkansas specializing in pet and show-quality Exotic Shorthair kittens and Persian kittens (or Exotic Longhair kittens) Our premier Kings & Queens come from outstanding Russian and German bloodlines. Mon Chéri has been breeding these adorable bicolor Exotic Shorthair kittens and Persian kittens for the last 20 years according to CFA standards.* Mon Chéri is French for “My Darling”. Our adorable kittens have been our darlings. We promise they will be your darlings too! 

Our Exotic Shorthair kittens and Persian kittens come in a variety of bicolors. Our most common and popular are chocolate bicolor, lilac bicolor, colorpoint bicolor, red bicolor, black bicolor and tortoiseshell bicolor. See our Exotic Shorthair kittens for sale and Persian kittens for sale.

*CFA or The Cat Fanciers’ Association, Inc. is currently the world’s largest registry of pedigreed cats and known as the most prestigious pedigreed cat registering association in North America. See our Mon Chéri Cattery profile on CFA.

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