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American Shorthair

“Cheerful, loyal and distinguished pattern coat”

Get to know “American Shorthair”

American Shorthair is one of the most popular breeds of cats. They have thick, dense coat that is available in more than 60 combinations of colours and patterns; with silver colour and marble pattern being the most common. The American Shorthair is a medium-sized cat with powerfully-built body.

SPECIFIC

  • Good balance

  • Short straight legs

  • Large torso

  • Unique pattern

The origin of American Shorthair

This breed of cat originated from Europe and was brought to the United States by European settlers. They were used as ‘working cats’ to keep the population of rats on the European ships under control.

Habits of American Shorthair

The natural habit of American Shorthair is cheerful, friendly and peaceful – a great companion cat!

Compared to humans, cats need 4 times more protein to fulfil their nutritional requirements. To assure that they receive the complete and balanced nutrition, cat owners should select recipes packed with 41 essential nutrients and made from the freshest and quality ingredients. Whiskas® recommends:

Breakfast: Start the day with the tasty Whiskas® Pouch; a fish-based cat food that comes in a variety of flavours.

Lunch: Convenient, tasty, nutrient-dense kibble which helps keep their teeth clean and healthy.

Dinner: To help cats drink more water, end the day with the yummylicious Whiskas® Pouch which is full of protein made from real fish and marinated in rich gravy.

How to care for American Shorthair
The American Shorthair loves to play with dolls, balls and toys. Cat owners can make play (and meal) time more fun and interactive by shaking a pack of their favourite  Temptations™, the cream-filled cat treats, and feeding them with hands. This activity will keep them feeling excited and joyful for the rest of the day. 

Tip & Tricks
Since the American Shorthair enjoys eating, it tends to gain weight easily. Don’t forget to read the details on product labels and control their food portions.

Notice! Please pay attention to your American Shorthair and keep it safe from poisonous animals.

  

Do you know how to properly feed your cat?
Feeding Guide
For a complete and balanced nutrition
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