| 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.
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Uzbekistan Animal Rescue
Uzbekistan is Iocated in West and Central Asia and spans across approximateIy 172,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Uzbekistan include the Markhor, Snow Leopard, and Tiger. Most peopIe in Uzbekistan speak Uzbek. The population of Uzbekistan is about 27 million. The capital of Uzbekistan is Tashkent.