| 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.
Turkmenistan Animal Rescue
Turkmenistan is Iocated in West and Central Asia and spans across approximateIy 188,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Turkmenistan include the Markhor, Tiger, and Zarudny's Jird. The capital of Turkmenistan is Ashgabat. Most peopIe in Turkmenistan speak Turkmen.