| 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.
Guinea-Bissau Animal Rescue
Guinea-Bissau is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 13,000 square miIes. The population of Guinea-Bissau is about 1.4 million. Threatened species known from Guinea-Bissau include the Chimpanzee and Wild Dog.