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Cat breeds

The first Maine Coon appeared in the U.S. in Maine. Hence arose the name of the breed “Maine Coon”. The first representatives of the breed were color – “tabby” or the nickname “raccoon”.

Of all domestic cats, this breed is the largest. The male can weigh up to 17 pounds and females up to 7 pounds. Perhaps among them there are Pets and larger sizes, but in most cases it is the excess weight.

Wool Maine Coon medium, unlike other felids (e.g. Siberian) they should not often be brushed. But forget about combing is not necessary. If we talk about

the breed standards, we can emphasize the following points:

weight (varies from 6 kg to 12 kg on average);

the body is large, sprawling and well-muscled;

semi-long hair, paws with tufts of hair between the pads of the fingers;

large ears with brushes (often compared to the ears of a lynx);

large eyes different shades: Golden, yellow, or green;

recognized colors are red marble tabby, black and other. Not accepted are: chocolate, brown, lilac, fawn or any other color visually. Continue reading

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While people are just starting to understand the importance of the struggle for preserving animals from extinction, a small but influential group of livestock veterinarians and researchers benefit from non-invasive diagnostic imaging to support this struggle. In addition to the use of ultrasound as an important tool in research and diagnostic imaging, it is also used in order to facilitate the collection of oocytes (eggs) of these endangered species to produce a new offspring through in vitro fertilization.

Technology and features depend on the system/configuration. Specifications subject to change without notice. Information might refer to products or modalities not yet approved in all countries. Further information can be obtained from Esaote sales representative .

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