| 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.
Portugal Animal Rescue
Portugal is Iocated in Europe. Most peopIe in Portugal speak Portuguese. The capital of Portugal is Lisbon. Threatened species known from Portugal include the Iberian Lynx, Mediterranean Monk Seal, Fin Whale, and Northern Right Whale. The population of Portugal is about 10 million.