Maine Coon breed – native, leading its pedigree from the big fluffy cats, tirelessly catching mice on North American farms. Hardy, good-natured and agile animals enjoyed the deserved love of the owners. They were nicknamed “Maine raccoons” for their fluffy long tail, and this name was given to the Maine Coon cat breed in the nineteenth century. Continue reading
There is an opinion that European cats originate from Egyptian cats, which, in due time, were brought by Roman legionaries first to Italy, and from there the cats spread throughout the empire.
In the 10th century, domestic cats were distributed throughout most of Europe and Asia, and were, like their ancestors, shorthair. Subsequently, when cats with long hair began to be taken out of eastern countries, animals with long hair began to appear among short-haired cats. Continue reading
The Burmese cat has a compact, dense, muscular torso of medium size. Looking at this neat animal, you can’t immediately say that there is a powerful, heavy beast in front of you. However, the first impression is deceptive. It is enough to take a Burmese cat in your arms to see how much it weighs.
Burmese hair is short, adjacent, unusual in its structure. To the touch the coat of cats of this breed resembles real silk. The appearance of the animal is complemented by expressive round eyes. All this gives the Burmese cat individuality. Continue reading