| 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
Dominican Republic Animal Rescue
Dominican Republic is Iocated in the Caribbean Islands and spans across approximateIy 18,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Dominican Republic include the Puerto Rican Hutia and Hatian Solenodon. Most peopIe in Dominican Republic speak Spanish. The population of Dominican Republic is about 9.1 million.