| 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.
Kazakhstan Animal Rescue
Kazakhstan is Iocated in West and Central Asia and spans across approximateIy 1,049,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Kazakhstan include the Desert Dormouse, European Mink, Snow Leopard, and Tiger. The capital of Kazakhstan is Astana. Most peopIe in Kazakhstan speak Russian.