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
Each person has their own requirements when choosing a pet. For some, it is important that the animal belonged to a rare breed. The price visually would confirm the social status of the owner. For others not matter anything but tenderness and devotion. And some of them acquire the animal, guided only by aesthetic taste.
Top 5 most beautiful cat breeds in the world
The grace and perfection of nature can be found in rock, of which not more than thirty years. A descendant of the wild Serval. Savannah. embodies the best of his exterior dignity. Home and from the Siamese cat adopted complaisance, playfulness and love of people. It is the largest domestic cat in the world. reaching to the withers and sixty centimeters. The cat is very rare – only a few nurseries in America engaged in its cultivation. Despite the fact that the two-month kitten is like a good car, a Record it held for a year before obtaining offspring. And the number of kittens specified, not exceeding two hundred per year. But do not rush to sell the property to purchase a couple of these beauties for breeding. The breeder does not consider it possible to allow such ventures, sells exclusively sterilized kids. Continue reading