The Oriental Shorthair is a stylish breed and appear in a wide range of coat colors and patterns. Orientals have almond-shaped eyes, a triangular head shape, large ears, and an elongated, slender, and muscular body. They are social, intelligent, and many are rather vocal. They often remain playful into adulthood, with many enjoying playing fetch. Despite their slender appearance, they are athletic and can leap into high places. They prefer to live in pairs or groups and also seek human interaction.