Welcvome to www.americanwirehairs.com. The american wirehair cat was first developed in the United States in the 1960s. The american wirehair is a very uncommon breed today. They cats are medium to large in size and have fur coats that are thick and tightly crimped. The fur is springy, dense and coarse, and even the whiskers are often curled. They take a great deal of interest in their surroundings and are for the most part quite affectionate and intelligent. Other breeds of cats may also be found on this website as well as cat products and catteries/real estate for sale. Look or list here.