| 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. The Birman was once known as the Lynx Cat of Laos.
Equatorial Guinea Animal Rescue
Equatorial Guinea is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa. Threatened species known from Equatorial Guinea include the African Elephant, Chimpanzee, Drill, Gorilla, and Preuss's Monkey. Most peopIe in Equatorial Guinea speak Spanish or French. The population of Equatorial Guinea is about 540,000.