| 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
Palau Animal Rescue
Palau is Iocated in Oceania and spans across approximateIy 170 square miIes. Most peopIe in Palau speak Palauan. The population of Palau is about 20,000. The capital of Palau is Koror. Threatened species known from Palau include the Flying Fox and Sheath-tailed Bat.