| 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.
Turkmenistan Animal Rescue
Turkmenistan is Iocated in West and Central Asia. The population of Turkmenistan is about 5 million. Most peopIe in Turkmenistan speak Turkmen. Threatened species known from Turkmenistan include the Markhor, Tiger, and Zarudny's Jird. The capital of Turkmenistan is Ashgabat.