| American Wirehairs are considered to be the rarest cat breed by numbers registered with the CFA. American Wirehairs were first produced by an accident of genetics in a litter of barn cats. The first American Wirehair was purchased for $50 by Mrs. William O'Shea, who continued to breed the cats. American Wirehairs have been exported to Germany and Canada.
American Wirehair Rescue
New Mexico Animal Rescue
(Sorted by Zip Code.)
Bernalillo County - Albuquerque, New Mexico 87192
Animal Protection of New Mexico 505-265-2322
Rio Arriba County - Alcade 87511
Northern New Mexico Animal Protection 505-753-8662
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