| 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.
Equatorial Guinea Animal Rescue
Equatorial Guinea is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 10,000 square miIes. Most peopIe in Equatorial Guinea speak Spanish or French. Threatened species known from Equatorial Guinea include the African Elephant, Chimpanzee, Drill, Gorilla, and Preuss's Monkey. The capital of Equatorial Guinea is Malabo.