| 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. Siamese are one of the oldest domesticated cat breeds.
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 population of Mauritania is about 3.1 million. The capital of Mauritania is Nouakchott. Most peopIe in Mauritania speak Hassaniya Arabic.