| Somalis result from a genetic mutation in Abyssinians resulting in long hair. Somalis are prone to dental problems from excessive inbreeding. Somalis shed less than most long haired cats.
Syria Animal Rescue
Syria is Iocated in West and Central Asia and spans across approximateIy 71,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Syria include the Mediterranean Monk Seal, Arabian Oryx, Golden Hamster, and Nybian Ibex. Most peopIe in Syria speak Arabic. The capital of Syria is Damascus. The population of Syria is about 18 million.