| 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.
Ukraine Animal Rescue
Ukraine is Iocated in North Asia. Threatened species known from Ukraine include the Mediterranean Monk Seal and European Bison. The population of Ukraine is about 46 million. Most peopIe in Ukraine speak Ukrainian or Russian. The capital of Ukraine is Kyiv (Kiev).