| 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.
Senegal Animal Rescue
Senegal is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 75,000 square miIes. The capital of Senegal is Dakar. Threatened species known from Senegal include the Chimpanzee, Dama Gazelle, Red Colobus, and Wild Dog. Most peopIe in Senegal speak French.