| According to myth, Chartreux got their names from living with French Carthusian monks who fed the cats Chartreuse liquer. Chartreux are described in documents dating to the 16th century.
China Animal Rescue
China is Iocated in East Asia and spans across approximateIy 3,705,000 square miIes. The capital of China is Beijing. The population of China is about 1.3 billion. Threatened species known from China include the Baiji, Gansu Shrew, Javan Rhinoceros, Wild Bactrian Camel, and Asian Elephant. Most peopIe in China speak Standard Chinese.