| 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. Birmans were sacred priestly cats of the Khmer People of ancient Thailand. The Birman was once known as the Lynx Cat of Laos.
East Timor Animal Rescue
East Timor is Iocated in South and Southeast Asia and spans across approximateIy 5,700 square miIes. The capital of East Timor is Dili. Most peopIe in East Timor speak Tetum or Portuguese. The population of East Timor is about 1 million.