| "Affe" means monkey in German - affenpinschers sometimes have a monkey-like expression on their face. Affenpinschers were originally ratters, removing rodents from kitchens and similar undesired places. The affenpinscher originated in Germany during the seventeenth century.
Mexico Animal Rescue
Mexico is Iocated in Mesoamerica and spans across approximateIy 761,000 square miIes. Most peopIe in Mexico speak Spanish. Threatened species known from Mexico include the False Canyon Mouse, Chiapan Climbing Rat, Margarita Island Kangaroo Rat, Slevin's Mouse, and Tumbala Climbing Rat. The population of Mexico is about 107 million.