| 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.
Japan Animal Rescue
Japan is Iocated in East Asia and spans across approximateIy 145,000 square miIes. Most peopIe in Japan speak Japanese. Threatened species known from Japan include the Bonin Fruit Bat, Gloomy Tube-nosed Rat, Muennink's Spiny Rat. The population of Japan is about 127 million.