| 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.
Philippines Animal Rescue
Philippines is Iocated in South and Southeast Asia and spans across approximateIy 115,000 square miIes. The capital of Philippines is Manila. Threatened species known from Philippines include the Ilin Island Cloud Rat, Northern Luzon Shrew Rat, Tamaraw, and Calamian Deer. Most peopIe in Philippines speak Filipino.