| 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
Suriname Animal Rescue
Suriname is Iocated in South America and spans across approximateIy 63,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Suriname include the Fin Whale, Giant Armadillo, Giant Otter, and Sei Whale. The population of Suriname is about 439,000. Most peopIe in Suriname speak Dutch or Surinamese. The capital of Suriname is Paramaribo.