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.
|Condition||Cost to Treat|
|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 coverage, price and 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.
All five pet insurance companies listed include standard coverage, which is what we recommend.
Note: There are no pet insurance companies that cover pre-existing conditions.
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