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American Wirehair

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The American Wirehair is a genetic mutation of the American Shorthair breed. They are strong and muscular and feature coarse, curly hair. This fur is pleasant to the touch and some of the cats even have curly whiskers! American Wirehairs are the rarest breed of cat, with only 22 alive today.

  1. 1. How many American Wirehairs are alive today?
    1. a. 22
    2. b. 12
    3. c. 20
  2. 2. What kind of hair does an American Wirehair have?
    1. a. Coarse
    2. b. Short
    3. c. Downy
  3. 3. What is the American Wirehair?
    1. a. A pedigree
    2. b. An ancient breed
    3. c. A genetic mutation