| 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.
Russia Animal Rescue
Russia is Iocated in North Asia and spans across approximateIy 6,592,000 square miIes. The capital of Russia is Moscow. Most peopIe in Russia speak Russian. Threatened species known from Russia include the Evorsk Vole, Mediterranean Monk Seal, Muisk Vole, and Wrangel Lemming. The population of Russia is about 142 million.