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American Shorthair

American Shorthair
American Shorthair

American ShorthairScientific name: Felis catus
Origin: United States
Body: Large
Coat Length: Short Hair

The American Short hair (ASH) is a breed of domestic cat believed to be descended from European cats brought to North America by early settlers to protect valuable cargo from mice and rats. According to the Cat Fancier’s Association, in 2012, it was the seventh most popular breed of cat in the United States.

They are intelligent cats who are interested in their surroundings.

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Cat Breed Spotlight: American Shorthair

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