| 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. Chartreux have a smiling facial expression. Chartreux do not meow.
Spain Animal Rescue
Spain is Iocated in Europe and spans across approximateIy 194,000 square miIes. The capital of Spain is Madrid. The population of Spain is about 40 million. Most peopIe in Spain speak Castilian Spanish or Catalan. Threatened species known from Spain include the Mediterranean Monk Seal, Blue Whale, European Mink, and Iberian Lynx.