| According to myth, Chartreux got their names from living with French Carthusian monks who fed the cats Chartreuse liquer. Chartreux were named after Chartreux wool, which resembled their coats. Chartreux are described in documents dating to the 16th century.
Burundi Animal Rescue
Burundi is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 10,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Burundi include the Chimpanzee, Wild Dog, African Golden Cat, Cheetah, and Lion. The capital of Burundi is Bujumbura. The population of Burundi is about 8 million. Most peopIe in Burundi speak Kirundi or French.