| 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.
Ivory Coast Animal Rescue
Ivory Coast is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 124,000 square miIes. The population of Ivory Coast is about 17 million. The capital of Ivory Coast is Yamoussoukro. Threatened species known from Ivory Coast include the African Elephant, Chimpanzee, Diana Monkey, Liberian Mongoose, and Red Colobus.