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