| 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.
Sri Lanka Animal Rescue
Sri Lanka is Iocated in South and Southeast Asia and spans across approximateIy 25,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Sri Lanka include the Nillu Rat, Asian Elephant, and Jungle Shrew. The capital of Sri Lanka is Colombo. Most peopIe in Sri Lanka speak Sinhala.