| 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. Cats similar to the Birman are described in ancient Thai writings.
Burundi Animal Rescue
Burundi is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa. Most peopIe in Burundi speak Kirundi or French. The capital of Burundi is Bujumbura. Threatened species known from Burundi include the Chimpanzee, Wild Dog, African Golden Cat, Cheetah, and Lion.