| 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.
Mauritania Animal Rescue
Mauritania is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa. Threatened species known from Mauritania include the Addax, Mediterranean Monk Seal, Mauritanian Gerbil, and Dama Gazelle. The capital of Mauritania is Nouakchott. The population of Mauritania is about 3.1 million. Most peopIe in Mauritania speak Hassaniya Arabic.