| 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
Burundi Animal Rescue
Burundi is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa. The population of Burundi is about 8 million. Threatened species known from Burundi include the Chimpanzee, Wild Dog, African Golden Cat, Cheetah, and Lion. The capital of Burundi is Bujumbura. Most peopIe in Burundi speak Kirundi or French.