| British Shorthairs are descended from Roman cats crossed with native English wild cats. Modern British Shorthairs also contain some Persian strains, which have resulted in thicker coats. British Shorthairs became popular in Australia in the late sixties and seventies.
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Iran is Iocated in West and Central Asia and spans across approximateIy 636,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Iran include the Iranian Jerboa, Persian Mole, Baluchistan Vole, and Iranian Shrew. Most peopIe in Iran speak Persian or Turkic. The capital of Iran is Tehran. The population of Iran is about 68 million.