| 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.
Benin Animal Rescue
Benin is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 43,000 square miIes. The capital of Benin is Porto-Novo. Threatened species known from Benin include the Red-bellied monkey and Wild Dog. Most peopIe in Benin speak French.