| 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
Uruguay Animal Rescue
Uruguay is Iocated in South America and spans across approximateIy 68,000 square miIes. Most peopIe in Uruguay speak Spanish. The population of Uruguay is about 3.4 million. The capital of Uruguay is Montevideo. Threatened species known from Uruguay include the Blue Whale, Giant Armadillo, Giant Otter, and Sei Whale.