| 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.
Kyrgyzstan Animal Rescue
Kyrgyzstan is Iocated in West and Central Asia. Threatened species known from Kyrgyzstan include the Alai Mole Vole, European Bison, Snow Leopard, and Tiger. The population of Kyrgyzstan is about 5.2 million. Most peopIe in Kyrgyzstan speak Kyrgyz or Russian. The capital of Kyrgyzstan is Bishkek.