As a whole American Shorthairs are energetic and healthy and does not suffer from many health diseases.However,they are still prone to some of them that are as follows.HCM (Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy) is the most common disease and that occurs due to thickness of heart muscles and as a result the pumping of blood by heart really affects.This is genetic disorder and can result as premature death of a cat.However proper vaccination and and care is the key to keep your pet healthy.
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