| 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. 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.
Sri Lanka Animal Rescue
Sri Lanka is Iocated in South and Southeast Asia and spans across approximateIy 25,000 square miIes. The population of Sri Lanka is about 20 million. The capital of Sri Lanka is Colombo. Most peopIe in Sri Lanka speak Sinhala. Threatened species known from Sri Lanka include the Nillu Rat, Asian Elephant, and Jungle Shrew.