| 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. Tonkinese like to fetch like dogs.
Cyprus Animal Rescue
Cyprus is Iocated in West and Central Asia and spans across approximateIy 3,500 square miIes. The population of Cyprus is about 784,000. Threatened species known from Cyprus include the Mediterranean Monk Seal. The capital of Cyprus is Nicosia. Most peopIe in Cyprus speak Greek or Turkish.