| 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.
Laos Animal Rescue
Laos is Iocated in South and Southeast Asia and spans across approximateIy 91,000 square miIes. The capital of Laos is Vientiane. The population of Laos is about 6.3 million. Most peopIe in Laos speak Lao or French. Threatened species known from Laos include the Javan Rhinoceros, Kouprey, Sumatran Rhinoceros, Asian Elephant, and Black Gibbon.