| 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. The Birman was once known as the Lynx Cat of Laos.
Saudi Arabia Animal Rescue
Saudi Arabia is Iocated in West and Central Asia and spans across approximateIy 756,000 square miIes. The population of Saudi Arabia is about 27 million. Threatened species known from Saudi Arabia include the Arabian Jird, Arabian Oryx, and Nubian Ibex. The capital of Saudi Arabia is Riyadh.