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
The biggest cow, the biggest cow mount Katadin Cow mount Katahdin, Holstein-hybrid / Durham, during the period from 1906 to 1910 often reached weight 2270 kg She had to 1.88 m at the shoulder and torso 3.96 m in girth. The biggest carbamoyl approximately in 1923 in a fire on the farm.
The smallest cow Namibian owambo the smallest breed of cattle – the Namibian owambo. On average the bulls weigh 225 kg, and cows – 160 kg. Maybury In may 1984 it was announced that adult cow dexterboy breed named Maybury has at the withers 86,3 see Her owner was R. Hillier, UK.
The greatest yield of M. J. Machel and the Son of the Highest lifetime milk yield is 211 025 kg. Such quantity of milk was milking by may 1, 1984 from 289 cows, owned by M. J. Masel and Son from Hanford, PCs California, USA. Acme Goldie The highest milk yield per lactation (max 365 days) was 26 963 kg. This record was set in 1995 by cow Friesian Acme Goldie 2, owned by Bryce Miller, gr. Northamptonshire, UK. Continue reading
Yekaterinburg, July 29 (New Region, Olga Tarasova. Anton Guskov) – With the onset of summer, when activated sale puppies raccoons and foxes of all kinds, and frequent cases of refusal of owners from newly acquired “toys”. Many are willing to sell the animal for less than the market value or give them away for free just to get rid of troublesome animals that spread flat in the chips. To find a new home to raccoons and foxes help experienced breeders on the forums.
In the last couple of weeks on the site free of advertisements and on specialized forums of communication pet owners began to receive messages about the resale of exotic animals with hands – raccoons, black-brown foxes and foxes of genecov, which has become fashionable to keep in apartments for two or three years ago. The fact that in the spring – early summer breeders are selling the last litter of raccoons and foxes. And now the newly minted owners, you appreciate its capabilities before purchasing the puppies, trying to sell them at least at a reduced price, and sometimes give them away for free. Someone honestly admits he does not cope with keeping the animals at home, someone calls the most popular causes of failure – Allergy or birth of a child .
Mainly to find new owners for raccoons and Fox cubs help themselves breeders or experienced owners, moreover – they often take themselves to sereivathana, while raising more than one pet. Therefore, Anoto and lisovody advise everyone to think a hundred Continue reading