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