| Tonkinese are descended from Siamese crossed with Burmese. Tonkinese have nothing to do with the Tonkin region of Asia. Tonkinese were named after Tonkan, a fictional island in the musical, South Pacific, where half-breeds find acceptance. Tonkinese are also called Tonks.
Ivory Coast Animal Rescue
Ivory Coast is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 124,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Ivory Coast include the African Elephant, Chimpanzee, Diana Monkey, Liberian Mongoose, and Red Colobus. The population of Ivory Coast is about 17 million. The capital of Ivory Coast is Yamoussoukro. Most peopIe in Ivory Coast speak French.