| 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. Birmans were sacred priestly cats of the Khmer People of ancient Thailand. The Birman was once known as the Lynx Cat of Laos.
Seychelles Animal Rescue
Seychelles is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 170 square miIes. Most peopIe in Seychelles speak Seselwa Creole. The capital of Seychelles is Victoria. The population of Seychelles is about 81,000. Threatened species known from Seychelles include the Seychelles Sheath-tailed Bat.