| 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.
Cape Verde Animal Rescue
Cape Verde is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 1,500 square miIes. The population of Cape Verde is about 420,000. Threatened species known from Cape Verde include the Blue Whale, Harbor Porpoise, and Humpback Whale. The capital of Cape Verde is Praia. Most peopIe in Cape Verde speak Portuguese.