| 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
Micronesia Animal Rescue
Micronesia is Iocated in Oceania and spans across approximateIy 270 square miIes. Most peopIe in Micronesia speak English. The population of Micronesia is about 108,000. Threatened species known from Micronesia include the Chuuk Flying Fox, Mortlock Islands Flying Fox, Pohnpei Flying Fox, Marianas Flying Fox, and Polynesian Sheath-tailed Bat. The capital of Micronesia is Palikir.