The British Shorthair is one of, if not the most popular cat breed. These cats have an amazing temperament, they are laid-back, adaptable, friendly and affectionate, devoted, loyal and good with other pets or children. They are very intelligent and can easily learn a few tricks. They are playful, and even more so as kittens. Sometimes their owner can even take them for a walk. You will also never see a grumpy British Shorthair.