| 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
Eritrea Animal Rescue
Eritrea is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 46,000 square miIes. Most peopIe in Eritrea speak Afar or Arabic. The capital of Eritrea is Asmara. Threatened species known from Eritrea include the African Wild Ass and Wild Dog. The population of Eritrea is about 4.7 million.