| 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. Birmans were sacred priestly cats of the Khmer People of ancient Thailand. The Birman was once known as the Lynx Cat of Laos.
North Korea Animal Rescue
North Korea is Iocated in East Asia and spans across approximateIy 46,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from North Korea include the Blue Whale, Fin Whale, Northern Right Whale, Sei Whale, and Tiger. Most peopIe in North Korea speak Korean. The population of North Korea is about 23 million.