American Shorthair


The American Shorthair (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 Fanciers' Association, in 2012, it was the seventh most popular pedigreed cat in the United States.

The Cat Scanner app does provide a lot more information about the American Shorthair breed as well as many more.

Also known as

This breed is also called American Shorhairs, American Short Hair, American Shorthair, American Shorthair Cat as well as None / American Shorthair.

Is your cat a American Shorthair?

You can use our Cat Scanner app to find out whether your cat is a American Shorthair.