| The first British Siamese were given to the English ambassador to Siam (Thailand) as a gift. 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.
China Animal Rescue
China is Iocated in East Asia and spans across approximateIy 3,705,000 square miIes. The population of China is about 1.3 billion. Threatened species known from China include the Baiji, Gansu Shrew, Javan Rhinoceros, Wild Bactrian Camel, and Asian Elephant. The capital of China is Beijing. Most peopIe in China speak Standard Chinese.