| 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.
Ivory Coast Animal Rescue
Ivory Coast is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 124,000 square miIes. The population of Ivory Coast is about 17 million. The capital of Ivory Coast is Yamoussoukro. Threatened species known from Ivory Coast include the African Elephant, Chimpanzee, Diana Monkey, Liberian Mongoose, and Red Colobus.