| 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.
Tajikistan Animal Rescue
Tajikistan is Iocated in West and Central Asia. The population of Tajikistan is about 7.3 million. The capital of Tajikistan is Dushanbe. Threatened species known from Tajikistan include the Markhor, Snow Leopard, and Tiger. Most peopIe in Tajikistan speak Tajik or Russian.