| 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.
Israel Animal Rescue
Israel is Iocated in West and Central Asia. The population of Israel is about 6.3 million. The capital of Israel is Jerusalem. Most peopIe in Israel speak Hebrew. Threatened species known from Israel include the Mediterranean Monk Seal, Arabian Oryx, Buxton's Bird, Mt. Hermon Field Mouse, and Nubian Ibex.