| 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.
Laos Animal Rescue
Laos is Iocated in South and Southeast Asia and spans across approximateIy 91,000 square miIes. The population of Laos is about 6.3 million. The capital of Laos is Vientiane. Threatened species known from Laos include the Javan Rhinoceros, Kouprey, Sumatran Rhinoceros, Asian Elephant, and Black Gibbon. Most peopIe in Laos speak Lao or French.