| 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.
Chad Animal Rescue
Chad is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 495,000 square miIes. Most peopIe in Chad speak French or Arabic. The capital of Chad is N'Djamena. Threatened species known from Chad include the Addax, African Wild Ass, Black Rhinoceros, and Dallon's Gerbil.