Are American shorthair cats hypoallergenic?
No, the American shorthair cats are not hypoallergenic. On the contrary they are some of the most common cats to cause problems if you are allergic to cats. They shed a lot which results into spreading of dander and other allergy causing matters.
Though no cat breed is fully Hypoallergenic, there are still few breeds that are better in this department than the American Shorthair.