Colorpoint Shorthair Cats
Did You Know?
The Colorpoint Shorthair are cousins to Siamese cats and originated in England in the 1940’s.
Potential Health Issues
Colorpoint Shorthairs are a very healthy breed, but like any cat, they are susceptible to injuries, illnesses and hereditary disorders.
Here is a list of potential health issues that you should keep an eye on:
- Broken Leg – $500 to $5,000
- Cruciate Ligament Tear – $2,000 to $4,000
- Heart Disease – $5,000 to $20,000
- Hip Dysplasia – $4,000 to $6,000
- Bladder Stones – $800 to $1,000
- Cancer – $5,000 to $20,000
- Cataracts – $2,000 to $3,000 per eye
- Dental Issues – $250 to $1,500
Source: Cat Health Conditions
Top Pet Insurers for Colorpoint Shorthair Cats
These are the most popular companies for Colorpoint Shorthair cats based on independent, customer satisfaction.
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What Coverage Should You Should Have?
These are the most important pet insurance coverage options you should have as the proud owner of a Colorpoint Shorthair.
- Accident Coverage ✓
- Illness Coverage ✓
- Emergency Care ✓
- Hereditary Conditions ✓
- Cancer Coverage ✓
- Orthopedic Conditions ✓
- Prescription Meds ✓
- Wellness and Routine Care O
- Pre-Existing Conditions X
Learn More: Pet Health Insurance 101
How Much Does it Cost?
The short answer is that it depends.
As the owner of a Colorpoint Shorthair the good news is that rates are low because they are a relatively healthy breed. Here are some sample rates across the country to give you an idea of what a plan might cost you.
|New York, New York||$24/mo.|
|Los Angeles, California||$21/mo.|
Note: Prices for three year-old Colorpoint Shorthair