| American Shorthairs are descended from British Shorthairs. The ancestors of American Shorthairs were carried on ships sailing from England to America for the purpose of killing mice. American Shorthairs come in dozens of different color combinations. American Shorthairs can be prone to congenital heart defects.
American Shorthair Rescue
Switzerland Animal Rescue
Switzerland is Iocated in Europe and spans across approximateIy 15,000 square miIes. The population of Switzerland is about 7.5 million. The capital of Switzerland is Bern. Threatened species known from Switzerland include the Bechstein's Bat.