| 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 do not meow.
Guinea Animal Rescue
Guinea is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 94,000 square miIes. Most peopIe in Guinea speak French. The capital of Guinea is Conakry. Threatened species known from Guinea include the Chimpanzee, Diana Monkey, Liberian Mongoose, Nimba Otter Shrew, and Red Colobus. The population of Guinea is about 9.6 million.