| 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.
Argentina Animal Rescue
Argentina is Iocated in South America and spans across approximateIy 1,068,000 square miIes. The population of Argentina is about 39 million. Threatened species known from Argentina include the Short-tailed Chinchilla, Andean Cat, Blue Whale, Chacoan Peccary, and Fin Whale. The capital of Argentina is Buenos Aires. Most peopIe in Argentina speak Spanish.