| 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.
Panama Animal Rescue
Panama is Iocated in Mesoamerica and spans across approximateIy 30,000 square miIes. Most peopIe in Panama speak Spanish. The capital of Panama is Panama City. Threatened species known from Panama include the Blue Whale and Squirrel Monkey. The population of Panama is about 3.1 million.