| 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 can be prone to congenital heart defects. Male American Shorthairs are usually 50-75% larger than females.
American Shorthair Rescue
Venezuela Animal Rescue
Venezuela is Iocated in South America and spans across approximateIy 352,000 square miIes. The capital of Venezuela is Caracas. Most peopIe in Venezuela speak Spanish. Threatened species known from Venezuela include the Dryland Mouse Opossum, Giant Armadillo, Giant Otter, and Pacarana. The population of Venezuela is about 25 million.