Shasta appears when Napoleon faints due to being exposed by a liger giving birth. In his dream, Shasta reveals he is able to read people's minds, as he reads Napoleon's mind. After he does so, Shasta commands Napoleon to save the liger that had been born in front of Napoleon and raise it well, as Shasta explains that this liger is the last hope for the entire liger species.
Shasta is actually base off a real liger, named Shasta.
Shasta looks base off a ThunderCat.