| Maine Coons often win the prize for Best Cat in cat shows. Maine Coons are the indigenous cat breed of North America. 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
Mauritius Animal Rescue
Mauritius is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 780 square miIes. Threatened species known from Mauritius include the Rodrigues Flying Fox. The capital of Mauritius is Port Louis. The population of Mauritius is about 1.2 million.