| Country of Origin
| Date of Origin
||3.5 - 7 Kgs (8 - 15 lbs)
American Shorthairs are a powerfully built, athletic cat. Their coat is short and it can be a variety of colours and patterns.
American Shorthairs are easy going cats.
If you are considering an American Shorthair as a pet, consider the following points:
They require moderate grooming
They are sedate
They are usually quiet
American Shorthairs were once called Domestic Shorthairs, but they were renamed in 1966.