| 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 Shorthair Rescue
Mexico Animal Rescue
Mexico is Iocated in Mesoamerica and spans across approximateIy 761,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Mexico include the False Canyon Mouse, Chiapan Climbing Rat, Margarita Island Kangaroo Rat, Slevin's Mouse, and Tumbala Climbing Rat. The population of Mexico is about 107 million. Most peopIe in Mexico speak Spanish.