| Maine Coons often win the prize for Best Cat in cat shows. All Maine Coons are considered to be descended from cats in Maine. 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.
Maine Coon Rescue
Ivory Coast Animal Rescue
Ivory Coast is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa. Threatened species known from Ivory Coast include the African Elephant, Chimpanzee, Diana Monkey, Liberian Mongoose, and Red Colobus. Most peopIe in Ivory Coast speak French. The population of Ivory Coast is about 17 million. The capital of Ivory Coast is Yamoussoukro.