Like calico cats, almost all tortoiseshell or "tortie" cats are female. In fact, calico cats are formally called "tortoiseshell and white" cats. These girls are all personality and they can be really intense.

Tortoiseshell Cat

Both calicos and torties have an excess of sassy cat-itude that they are not at all shy about showing. In fact it has become known as torti-tude. This little girl shows that she can look right into your soul.

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