This breed is a wonderful home of giants arrived to us from far-away America, is considered the birthplace of Maine. Literally the name of the breed translates as “Manx raccoon” due to the resemblance of the Maine Coon coons powerful physique, color and a luxurious tail. Sometimes the origin of the breed is associated with raccoons, allegedly it came from crossing domestic cats with these animals. In fact, this question is veiled in obscurity.
Appearance the Maine Coon
Cats of this breed are the largest purring Pets among other people. The body of an adult individual reaches more than 1 m in length, and the weight ranges from 5-7 kg (females) up to 10-12 kg (males). In addition, these cats:
well-developed muscles, making them sort of chaps, though not to the detriment of the usual cat’s grace;
legs of medium length, fairly wide apart;
between the fingers there are tufts of hair;
the wool of unequal length: the head, legs and shoulders – short; on back, belly, and tail long;
tail tapering towards the tip, and its length equal to the length of the cat;
snout moderately elongated; Continue reading
A healthy puppy is active, energetic, playful and cheerful, climbs everywhere, happily joins the game. Not shy and not aggressive (but sometimes can be on the alert for strangers). Free, assured movement, stands firmly on his feet. Overall this is a fun animal with a clean, shiny coat, without seals, bald spots, dandruff. With clean and clear eyes, with a slightly wet and cold nose (with nose sleep warm and dry ). A healthy dog responds to its master’s call, willingly executes the commands. A healthy dog good appetite, the bowels emptied regularly, urination is normal. Eyes dry, with no signs of pus, shiny. Surface puppy’s ears — pale pink, without discharge or an unpleasant smell. Mucous membranes of the mouth, eyelids clean, pale pink color. Her breathing was regular. The abdomen is smooth, not bloated.
A sick dog is markedly different from healthy individuals. Any disease causing in her body, a number of more or less serious violations.
First,there are changes in the behavior of your pet. The dog suppressed a lot of lies, tries to hide in a dark place, the call gets up reluctantly. In some pathologies she doesn’t want to go to bed for a long time and is just very exhausted, is forced supine posture. Sick pet or indifferent to others, or conversely, abnormally excited, too agile, can be aggressive even to loved ones. Disturbed appetite: the dog eats poorly or completely refuses to feed, or increased appetite, even perverted. Swallowing solid food is difficult, may be choking on swallowing even of liquid and powdered food. You may experience increased thirst or, on the contrary, rabies. You may receive a cough, indicating inflammatory processes in the throat, the larynx or the trachea, diseases of the lungs and heart. Sudden, strong, neosocialist cough is caused by ingestion of a foreign body in the trachea.
Secondly, there are external signs of the disease dogs. The coat is shiny and shiny becomes dull, disheveled. Possible balding part of the body, rash, scratches, scars and eczema. Can cause unpleasant smell from the mouth, which, as a rule, is associated with abundant Continue reading