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
Many pet lovers have heard about the new social network that is designed for all people who have a pet. It’s called SwapaDog. The club is available for not only breeders, but also those who wish to have a pet. Through a network of breeders not only meet and share experiences on caring for the animals. In the club people exchange services related to the cultivation and training of dogs. SwapaDog main goal is to collect in one place all animal lovers! We’ll tell you how to access the service for the care of Pets.
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Going on vacation? But I don’t know where to put your favorite pet? Mother wants to take to himself, and my grandmother hates this hairy beast? Here you have the solution. This is a new business idea to Pets, which recently agreed a new social network SwapaDog.
Find out what are the ways of earning on animals
The aim of the project is the creation of mini-companies for the care of Pets. Service users are residents of the city who need to go on time, and no one to keep Pets. Main services:
proper and regular feeding; Continue reading
The major representatives of the rats among many ornamental species. They quickly become Pets and you get attached to the host. And here’s a giant wild rats to humans should be wary.
Large domestic rats
Rats can be some of the most popular Pets. Decorative rat different from its wild tribesmen, they quickly become attached to owner, very understanding and accurate. To contain the rat is much easier than, for example, a dog. However, many feel a distaste and even disgust towards them.
Among domesticated rats, the most common is the appearance of brown rats. The weight of one such specimen varies from four hundred to six hundred grams. There are instances, weighing nine hundred grams. Usually the males exceed the females in size. Length brown rats from sixteen to twenty-seven centimeters. Unfortunately, the life expectancy of rats is about two years. In rare cases, a rat may live three years. Each owner of decorative rats quickly attached to her, so the loss of a “friend” after just two or three years is highly frustrating all the lovers of these Pets. Continue reading