| Two Japanese Bobtails are depicted in a 15th century painting that hangs in the Smithsonian. Japanese Bobtails are symbols of good luck in Japan. Ceramic figurines of Bobtail Cats are kept in doorways for luck. Japanese Bobtails come in longhaired and shorthaired varieties.
Japanese Bobtail Rescue
Israel Animal Rescue
Israel is Iocated in West and Central Asia. Most peopIe in Israel speak Hebrew. The population of Israel is about 6.3 million. Threatened species known from Israel include the Mediterranean Monk Seal, Arabian Oryx, Buxton's Bird, Mt. Hermon Field Mouse, and Nubian Ibex. The capital of Israel is Jerusalem.