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
Sooner or later, every thinking about getting yourself a pet. And if You are a lover of exotic and traditional Pets You fed up, then why not to have any exotic pet?
So, if You have already decided, what “non-traditional” pet in General can make? For example, a frog species of which there are now a great many. This list is not limited to: chameleons, iguanas, snakes, large spiders, snails. The choice is yours.
But before you purchase such an animal, You have correctly interpreted his position. Will You be able to provide “the foreigner” necessary care? These Pets sometimes require much larger expenditures, such as special terrariums, food. If You have everything you need, in a way.
You should also not forget that these dogs will need no less attention than the others. You also sometimes need to communicate with them: how conversational and tactile. These animals are not just for beauty, as many think. No, of course, very interesting to see the chameleon, but he, like other Pets, need of attention that comes from You. Continue reading