https://www.thesprucepets.com/tortoiseshell-cat-profile-554703

Apr 29, 2019 ... Tortoiseshell cats are named for their bi-colored coats that look like the shell of a tortoise. ... A tortoiseshell breed of cat doesn't actually exist.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tortoiseshell_cat

Tortoiseshell is a cat coat coloring named for its similarity to tortoiseshell material. Like calicos ... Tortoiseshell markings appear in many different breeds, as well as in non-purebred domestic cats. This pattern is especially preferred in the ...

https://www.certapet.com/tortoiseshell-cat/

Tortoiseshell cats are quite simply stunning. The name tortoiseshell ...

https://www.catster.com/cats-101/facts-about-tortoiseshell-cats

Mar 7, 2019 ... Tortoiseshell coat coloring can mix it up in stunning ways when combined with tabby patterns. Yep, these types of tortoiseshell cats are called ...

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Tortoiseshell cats are sometimes credited with having a strong-willed and hot- tempered personality. ... A tortoiseshell cat is not a cat breed onto itself.

https://www.meowingtons.com/blogs/lolcats/tortitude-is-real-and-other-fun-facts-about-tortoiseshell-cats

Oct 2, 2018 ... Tortoiseshell Cats Are Not Actually a Breed of Cat Tortois. ... Affectionately shortened to “Torties,” Tortoiseshell cats are named for their ...

https://www.thehappycatsite.com/tortoiseshell-cat/

Jan 23, 2018 ... There is no individual Tortoiseshell cat breed .... A gray tortoiseshell cat or a tortoiseshell tabby cat (called a torbie) can sometimes have a ...

https://www.cat-breeds-encyclopedia.com/Tortoiseshell-cat.html

Tortoiseshell cats are sometimes called brindle cats, although that term is usually used to describe a dogs coat color. Brindle cats are described in the dictionary ...

https://coleandmarmalade.com/2018/03/19/5-fun-facts-about-tortoiseshell-cats/

Mar 19, 2018 ... What makes a tortoiseshell cat pure purr-fection (in my eyes)? ... In the United Kingdom, what we refer to as a calico is called a tortoiseshell and white cat. ... just a few of the many breeds that can produce a tortoiseshell coat, ...

http://cats.animal-world.com/Color-Pattern-Cats/TortoiseShellCat.php

Background and genetics of the Tortoiseshell Cat with a List of cat breeds that ... Cats with these types of coat markings are called a Calico Cat in the United ...