| 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.
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Indonesia is Iocated in South and Southeast Asia and spans across approximateIy 741,000 square miIes. Most peopIe in Indonesia speak Bahasa Indonesia. Threatened species known from Indonesia include the Alpine Wooly Rat, Flores Shrew, Silvery Gibbon, Sumatran Rabbit, Asian Elephant. The capital of Indonesia is Jakarta. The population of Indonesia is about 245 million.