| 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. Male American Shorthairs are usually 50-75% larger than females.
American Shorthair Rescue
Cape Verde Animal Rescue
Cape Verde is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa. The capital of Cape Verde is Praia. Most peopIe in Cape Verde speak Portuguese. Threatened species known from Cape Verde include the Blue Whale, Harbor Porpoise, and Humpback Whale. The population of Cape Verde is about 420,000.