| 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. Male American Shorthairs are usually 50-75% larger than females.
American Shorthair Rescue
Rwanda Animal Rescue
Rwanda is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 10,000 square miIes. The capital of Rwanda is Kigali. Most peopIe in Rwanda speak Kinyarwanda, French, or English. The population of Rwanda is about 8.6 million. Threatened species known from Rwanda include the Black Rhinoceros, Chimpanzee, Mountain Gorilla, and Wild Dog.