| The Bengal is descended from the wild Asian Leopard Cat crossed with domesticated cats. Interest in hybridizing domestic cats with wild cats to produce breeds such as the Bengal was first piqued due to widespread problems with feline leukemia to which wild cats seemed to be immune.
Mali Animal Rescue
Mali is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 478,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Mali include the Addax, Chimpanzee, Dama Gazelle, Slender-horned Gazelle, Wild Dog. The capital of Mali is Bamako. The population of Mali is about 11 million.