| 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.
Italy Animal Rescue
Italy is Iocated in Europe and spans across approximateIy 116,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Italy include the Mediterranean Monk Seal, Fin Whale, and Northern Right Whale. The population of Italy is about 58 million. The capital of Italy is Rome.