| 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.
Somalia Animal Rescue
Somalia is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 246,000 square miIes. The capital of Somalia is Mogadishu. Most peopIe in Somalia speak Somali. Threatened species known from Somalia include the African Wild Ass, Hirola, Golden Mole, and Elephant Shrew. The population of Somalia is about 8.8 million.