| 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
Japan Animal Rescue
Japan is Iocated in East Asia and spans across approximateIy 145,000 square miIes. Most peopIe in Japan speak Japanese. The population of Japan is about 127 million. The capital of Japan is Tokyo. Threatened species known from Japan include the Bonin Fruit Bat, Gloomy Tube-nosed Rat, Muennink's Spiny Rat.