| 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.
Guatemala Animal Rescue
Guatemala is Iocated in Mesoamerica. The capital of Guatemala is Guatemala City. Threatened species known from Guatemala include the Guatemalan Myotis, Big Long-nosed Bat, and Maya Mouse. Most peopIe in Guatemala speak Spanish. The population of Guatemala is about 12 million.