|Origin:||Thailand , United Kingdom|
The origin of the breed Oriental shorthair is a blood sister of Siamese. Actually, they are parts of the same breed, only differing with coat and eye colouration. This may be the reason why a number of felinological systems, including WCF, treats them as parts of siamese-oriental group. There is nothing special in it, however, as if both siamese and oriental have derived from the felines once brought by English from the Thailand in the late XIX century. A notion about the fully coloured (not...