Silver has always been associated with luxury and elegance - from dining utensils to jewelry.  The feline silver coat colors carry this feeling of elegance to your beloved companion. 


Silverpaws kitties are socialized to help maximize the warm and loving nature of cats and make them exceptional additions to your family

American Shorthair kitten

Silverpaws Cattery, Inc - 

The premier Cat Fancy Association licensed Cattery in the Midwest for American Shorthairs specializing in the rare Shaded Silver, Silver Ticked Tabby and Shaded Cameo colors.  

Shaded silver American shorthair cat
GP RW Sato

A Shaded Silver American Shorthair who epitomizes the Breed Standard.

Sato is the one who started my passion about breeding this beautiful and rare color.


There are only a handful throughout the entire United States, of which three are in the Midwest Region. All have Granded in their respective categories.

  • 13th Best Region 6 Finalist 2013-2014

  • 6th Best of Breed American Shorthair 2013-2014

  • 23rd Best Region 6 Finalist 2014-2015

  • 4th Best of Breed American Shorthair 2014-2015

Sato has also been involved with many video and photo shoots as well for feline products.

American shorthair cat colors

Spotlight and American Icon had a litter in early August 2021.

A litter was born August 22, 2021to Shimmer and Tomo, and they ALL are shaded silver!!



American Shorthair kitten

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