ANIMAL LIFE EXPECTANCY!

AMERICAN WIREHAIR

Picture of a american wirehair
LIFE SPAN: 15-16 years
Breed Name: American Wirehair
Group: Natural/Mutation
Origin: United States of America

HISTORY

The first American Wirehair was found in a litter of 6 kittens born on Council Rock Farm in Verona, New York. The cat was closest in type to the American Shorthair and this was the breed used to develop the American Wirehair. Today the only difference between the two breeds is the coat.