| 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
Kyrgyzstan Animal Rescue
Kyrgyzstan is Iocated in West and Central Asia and spans across approximateIy 76,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Kyrgyzstan include the Alai Mole Vole, European Bison, Snow Leopard, and Tiger. Most peopIe in Kyrgyzstan speak Kyrgyz or Russian. The population of Kyrgyzstan is about 5.2 million.