| 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.
Maine Coon Rescue
Cape Verde Animal Rescue
Cape Verde is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa. Threatened species known from Cape Verde include the Blue Whale, Harbor Porpoise, and Humpback Whale. Most peopIe in Cape Verde speak Portuguese. The population of Cape Verde is about 420,000.