| 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.
Tanzania Animal Rescue
Tanzania is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa. Most peopIe in Tanzania speak Swahili. The capital of Tanzania is Dodoma. Threatened species known from Tanzania include the Black Rhinoceros, Desperate Shrew, Pemba Flying Fox, Blue Whale, and Chimpanzee. The population of Tanzania is about 37 million.