| 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
Senegal Animal Rescue
Senegal is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 75,000 square miIes. The capital of Senegal is Dakar. The population of Senegal is about 11 million. Most peopIe in Senegal speak French. Threatened species known from Senegal include the Chimpanzee, Dama Gazelle, Red Colobus, and Wild Dog.