| 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.
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Latvia Animal Rescue
Latvia is Iocated in Europe and spans across approximateIy 24,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Latvia include the European Mink. The population of Latvia is about 2.2 million. Most peopIe in Latvia speak Latvian or Russian. The capital of Latvia is Riga.