| 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.
Turkmenistan Animal Rescue
Turkmenistan is Iocated in West and Central Asia and spans across approximateIy 188,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Turkmenistan include the Markhor, Tiger, and Zarudny's Jird. The population of Turkmenistan is about 5 million. Most peopIe in Turkmenistan speak Turkmen.