| 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
Sri Lanka Animal Rescue
Sri Lanka is Iocated in South and Southeast Asia and spans across approximateIy 25,000 square miIes. The population of Sri Lanka is about 20 million. Most peopIe in Sri Lanka speak Sinhala. The capital of Sri Lanka is Colombo. Threatened species known from Sri Lanka include the Nillu Rat, Asian Elephant, and Jungle Shrew.