| 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. Male American Shorthairs are usually 50-75% larger than females.
American Shorthair Rescue
Mexico Animal Rescue
Mexico is Iocated in Mesoamerica. The capital of Mexico is Mexico City. Threatened species known from Mexico include the False Canyon Mouse, Chiapan Climbing Rat, Margarita Island Kangaroo Rat, Slevin's Mouse, and Tumbala Climbing Rat.