Welcome to the website of the
National American Shorthair Club

NASC is a CFA affiliated American Shorthair (ASH) breed club, but everyone interested in the American Shorthair cats is invited to join.  Here you will find a history of the club, information about the breed, a list of breeders, photos, news articles, and much more about American Shorthairs. There is information about the club and The American Connection, a quarterly newsletter.

Read interesting and informative Articles.   NEW health articles!


Visit the Standings
update by Frank D�ker


BEST CAT 2012/2013
GC,BW,NW Dovon Simon
 The Possum of Lynzkatz

Click for NASC Members

The National American Shorthair Club is made up of breeders from around the world.  Go to the map page and click on a location to find members in your area.   More


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Current CFA Standings
A numerical list of American Shorthairs currently in contention for an annual club top ten award.

The club holds an awards breakfast at the end of the show year which runs from the first of May until the end of April. More


History of the Club
Read a comprehensive article about the first 30 years of the National American Shorthair Club. More

 National American Shorthair Club - More to Come


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The American Connection.  It's HUGE!