| The Birman is known as the Sacred Cat of Burma. The Vanderbilts are believed to have been given two Birmans by a Burmese temple servant, which were then bred to produce Birman Cats in the West. Birmans were sacred priestly cats of the Khmer People of ancient Thailand. The Birman was once known as the Lynx Cat of Laos.
Albania Animal Rescue
Albania is Iocated in Europe and spans across approximateIy 11,000 square miIes. The population of Albania is about 3.5 million. Threatened species known from Albania include the Mediterranean Monk Seal, Eurasian Otter, Geoffroy's Bat, and Lesser Horseshoe Bat. Most peopIe in Albania speak Albanian or Greek.