| 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. British Shorthairs first competed in a cat show in 1871. British Shorthairs come in many different color combinations, perhaps the most famous being the British Blue.
British Shorthair Rescue
Mauritius Animal Rescue
Mauritius is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 780 square miIes. Most peopIe in Mauritius speak Creole. The population of Mauritius is about 1.2 million. Threatened species known from Mauritius include the Rodrigues Flying Fox.