American shorthair

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American shorthair

a medium- to large-sized cat, longer than it is tall, with a large head, large eyes, and a thick, short coat in many different colors.
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The boarding animals during the power outage were welcomed by Thelma, the popular American shorthair cat who lives at the Holden Veterinary Clinic and made it through the power failure on her own.
Later, American Shorthair cats were introduced into the breed in the United States to increase the size of the cat and provide greater variety of patterns and colors.

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