The American Shorthair cat is a breed that is native to the United States of America. These cats were brought by the settlers who had traveled to the country from different parts of Europe in order to kill the mice on their decks.

They are best known for their active and playful nature. At the same time, they are also called working cats for their muscular body or build

The American Shorthair cats are known for their strong and muscular build. They are the kind of cats that have very well-developed shoulders. They are generally medium-sized cats with a much rounder head.

The American Shorthair cats live for about 20 years maximum. Probably because of its sturdy background or history, the American Shorthair cats are pretty healthy and live for long years.

The first breed of the American Shorthair was recorded in 1904.This cat breed was known for being a working cat. They love to eat rodents.