| 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
Ethiopia Animal Rescue
Ethiopia is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 435,000 square miIes. Most peopIe in Ethiopia speak Amharic or Oromo. The capital of Ethiopia is Addis Ababa. Threatened species known from Ethiopia include the African Wild Ass, Bilen Gerbil, Ethiopian Wolf, Walia Ibex, and Black Rhinoceros.