| 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.
Benin Animal Rescue
Benin is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa. Most peopIe in Benin speak French. The capital of Benin is Porto-Novo. Threatened species known from Benin include the Red-bellied monkey and Wild Dog. The population of Benin is about 7.8 million.