| 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 like to fetch like dogs.
India Animal Rescue
India is Iocated in South and Southeast Asia and spans across approximateIy 1,269,000 square miIes. The population of India is about 1 billion. Most peopIe in India speak Hindi or English. The capital of India is New Delhi. Threatened species known from India include the Jenkin's Shrew, Malabar Large Spotted Civet, Pygmy Hog, Salim Ali's Fruit Bat, and Blue Whale.