| The Birman is known as the Sacred Cat of Burma. Cats similar to the Birman are described in ancient Thai writings. Birmans were sacred priestly cats of the Khmer People of ancient Thailand.
Myanmar Animal Rescue
Myanmar is Iocated in South and Southeast Asia and spans across approximateIy 261,000 square miIes. Most peopIe in Myanmar speak Burmese. Threatened species known from Myanmar include the Anthony's Pipistrelle, Javan Rhinocerous, Asian Elephant, Banteng, and Blue Whale. The population of Myanmar is about 47 million.