| The first British Siamese were given to the English ambassador to Siam (Thailand) as a gift. Siamese can use their paws like hands to open cabinets. Some Siamese can live to be over 20 years old. The voice of the Siamese has been likened to that of an infant; the sound is called Meezer, which is also a nickname for the Siamese. Siamese are one of the oldest domesticated cat breeds.
Botswana Animal Rescue
Botswana is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 231,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Botswana include the Black Rhinoceros, Wild Dog, and African Elephant. The population of Botswana is about 1.6 million. The capital of Botswana is Gaborone. Most peopIe in Botswana speak Setswana.