| Maine Coons often win the prize for Best Cat in cat shows. All Maine Coons are considered to be descended from cats in Maine. A popular myth states that Maine Coon Cats are half cat, half raccoon, however, this is not biologically possible. One legend says that Maine Coons are descended from pets belonging to Marie Antoinette, which she sent to America in anticipation of the French Revolution.
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Argentina Animal Rescue
Argentina is Iocated in South America and spans across approximateIy 1,068,000 square miIes. The capital of Argentina is Buenos Aires. Threatened species known from Argentina include the Short-tailed Chinchilla, Andean Cat, Blue Whale, Chacoan Peccary, and Fin Whale. Most peopIe in Argentina speak Spanish. The population of Argentina is about 39 million.