Do long haired cats become short haired in the summer?

I tried to upload a photo but I don't think it worked. He's a barn cat. His back half is still long haird but his font half is that of a short haired cat. I never had a long haired cat before. He's my first. I said he's a barn cat because I don't know if being an outdoor cat would make him shed... show more I tried to upload a photo but I don't think it worked. He's a barn cat. His back half is still long haird but his font half is that of a short haired cat. I never had a long haired cat before. He's my first. I said he's a barn cat because I don't know if being an outdoor cat would make him shed differently as I've never seen a ling haired indoor cat become or becoming short haired. He is just over a year old. His birth sister that I also have is a short haired cat. She was the only one in the litter with short fur instead of long. And yes I bring my barn cats inside when the temperatures drop.
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