| 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.
Mexico Animal Rescue
Mexico is Iocated in Mesoamerica and spans across approximateIy 761,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Mexico include the False Canyon Mouse, Chiapan Climbing Rat, Margarita Island Kangaroo Rat, Slevin's Mouse, and Tumbala Climbing Rat. The population of Mexico is about 107 million. Most peopIe in Mexico speak Spanish. The capital of Mexico is Mexico City.