British Short and Long Hair Cats

The British Shorthair cats & The Highlander (British Longhair) cats have captured our hearts, with their beautiful gentile nature, affection, devotion and curiosity. Their implicit trust and gentle disposition make them the perfect companion. They are renowned for their plush coats and cute features with their big round eyes, small ears and cute noses.

Our passion is to show the highest standard British Shorthair cat & British Longhair cat, with exquisite personalities. When showing, our cats are renown for their easygoing, calm & sweet nature.

The quality of our British Shorthair cats & British Longhair cats are recognised through their achievements in the show ring, securing CAC, CH & CACIB.

We also take pride having been one of the first from Scotland who's British Longhair cats have received their Champion title in the UK.

We specialise in Breeding British Shorthair & British Longhair Shaded cats, we breed the delightful shimmer of Chinchilla Tipping & Ticked kittens. Within our Silver, Golden and Colour Point lines our colours are Chocolate, Lilac, Black and Blue. All our kittens are coat colour tested.

Exclusively to Belleayr cattery in UK are the unique black nosed British Shorthair & British Longhair cats in the Silver Shaded & Pointed lines, they have an excellent mascara line which is strong for future lineages.

Our lines are carefully selected for their health and we carry out genetic disease tests. Our British Shorthair & British Longhair cats are PKD negative and we screen for HCM, their PKD and HCM results are listed with the HCMFoundation. All kittens are PKD tested.

All our cats are vaccinated against feline enteritis (panleucopaenia) virus (FPV), feline calicivirus (FCV), feline leukaemia virus (FeLV).

We are affiliated with The Fédération Internationale Féline (FIFe), through The Viking Cat Club & The Scottish Cat Association. GDPR compliant.

About Belle Ayr

Belle Ayr is a cattery based in Alloway, Scotland that specialises in British Short & Longhair cats.

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