| 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. Chartreux have a smiling facial expression. Chartreux do not meow.
Belize Animal Rescue
Belize is Iocated in Mesoamerica and spans across approximateIy 8,800 square miIes. Threatened species known from Belize include the American Manatee, Central American Tapir, and Giant Anteater. Most peopIe in Belize speak English.