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British Shorthair

Breeds of cats

Content1 History of the breed1.1 2 Appearance British Shorthair cats3 Intelligence and character of the breed4 Care British Shorthair British Shorthair long been recognized as one of the main "favorites housewives." These noble beauties extremely popular and admired by people all over the world for its good-natured disposition and aristocratic appearance. History of breed British Shorthair was bred back in the 19th century. They were received by crossing Persian cats with their English counterparts. And in the course of selection usual British street cats often used. However, there is another theory of the appearance of this beautiful breed. It is believed that these cats were brought to Britain even the Roman soldiers, who took with them in raids on the island of big gray cat with…

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Burmese

Breeds of cats

Content0.1 1 History of the breed2 Legend of the Burmese3 The nature of Burmese cats4 Caring for cats Burmese breed Amazing and mysterious breed Burmese cats. Her ancestors lived in the temples of Burma. They were considered real partners for local monks. These cats represented the temple guarded by local peace and holiness. There are many legends about how this cat breed rescued from the churches of the armies of the enemy invasions and fires. No wonder the second name of this breed is the "Sacred Birman". Burmese has an amazing color, which it owes its genetics. According to one version, these cats received their white paws and a very soft fur by crossing Persian and Siamese cats. At the moment, the Burmese cat breed characterized by chocolate, blue, brown and purple…

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The disease is transmitted from cat to human

Health of cats

Content1 Fungus2 Viruses3 Bacteria4 Simple5 Parasites6 Prevention Many people are thinking about how to make fluffy pet wonder: what diseases can be transmitted from cats? To date, medicine knows a certain number of diseases, but in the home actually catch only a few. This list is not too large, and the preventive measures rather simple. However require careful compliance. Otherwise, the happiness of communicating with the cat may be overshadowed by the forced treatment. Transmission of disease from a cat to a man carried a variety of ways. This is primarily through direct contact - or stroking ingress of saliva. Fungus and certain types of bacteria can spread by air through the particles wool, leather, various isolation. Parasites that live outside, can get to the person, breaking a…

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Sphynx

Breeds of cats

Content1 The history of the breed1.1 2 Breed standards3 Character and sphynxes particular care of4 Interesting Facts Sphinxes cause ambiguous feeling. On the one hand it seems that they have come to us from ancient times, having descended from the ancient Egyptian murals or statues as revived. And sometimes even created a strong feeling that this is some incredible creature came from another planet - is so fascinating look at these cats. Don Sphynx are one of the few Aboriginal rock Russian cats. The history of occurrence of breed Don Sphynx - one of the youngest rocks, which was open, in general, quite by accident. In February 1986, a native of Krasnoyarsk Elena Kovaleva, took away a kitten boys, whom they tortured one of the squares of Rostov-on-Don. Little martyr woman brought home,…

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What to do if a kitten's eyes fester

Health of cats

Pets - very tender and vulnerable creation, especially when they are very young. It often happens that the furry family pet feels unwell or even sick. The eyes of a kitten, as well as other parts of the body are exposed to different pathologies. If you notice that the kitten's eyes fester, it is necessary to urgently intervene and become a part of. Eliminate the symptoms and causes of malaise can only be timely and properly cared for. Cause You need to know that the physiological discharge from the eyes of healthy animals are constant, it is normal. Transparent, gray or slightly reddish liquid is released from the cat's eyes - so-called tears. The reasons for its occurrence abound: a foreign object, the trauma, sleep too long or improper food, the effect of various chemicals and even…

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What to do if a cat does not drink the water

Health of cats

Content1  Water - Elixir of Life2  How long a cat can survive without water3  What kind of water is best4  Because of what the cat a little drink5  How to teach a cat to drink water Very often experienced veterinarians hear from its customers that the kitten does not drink water, or, conversely, uses too much fluid. Cat owners are worried about the health of their pets and ask experts to explain the situation.  Water - the elixir of life Every living organism is built of cells, which are in themselves more than eighty percent water. Cell absorbs nutrients and gets rid of the treated substance by outputting it through a cellular membrane, which, like the sieve consists of small cells. Thus each element entering or exiting the cell to be dissolved in…

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Aegean cat

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Content0.1 1 History of2 Description3 Character4 Care5 Price Aegean cat is very freedom-loving, fond of fresh air and free unfettered space. If you keep a cat in the house, it is necessary to ensure her freedom of movement and regular walks. However, despite the love of freedom, this breed rather quickly adapts to the lifestyle of its owner: sleep and awake with him at one time. Distinguish Aegean cats extraordinary mind and devotion to his master. Thanks to its roots, Aegean cats are excellent hunters. Those individuals who live by the sea, are excellent fishermen. Aegean representative of the breed are distinguished by their strength and endurance. They are great to get along with other pets and is very friendly with other people. When dealing with children Aegean Cat show restraint…

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Devon Rex

Breeds of cats

Content0.1 Devon Rex1 Description2 Character3 Health4 Advantages Devon Rex - breed of cats, which is popular all over the world. His appearance resembles a fairytale character, such as an elf or a fairy. The cat you do not mix up with another breed. It has a low-set ears in the form of a butterfly's wings, light almond-shaped eyes. At night, the head of the animal resembles a bat. Fans of fantasy and fairy tales are obliged to purchase the animal itself, because the history of discovery of this species in itself makes me think that this kind of cat is not out of our ordinary world. The cat for the first time found near an abandoned mine in Devon, where the woods and abandoned cave. This place is the home of the hobbits, trolls, pixies, gnomes and our Devon. Devon Rex…

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British chinchilla

Breeds of cats

Content1 History of1.1 2 Exterior features3 Character and habits4 Feeding5 Care Cats with Albion long been popular among cat lovers and breeders, thanks to its refined manners and wonderful, kind nature. Not too well-known breed became widespread under the name "chinchilla", because of the color that resembles the color of the wool of these funny animals. However, it is recognized that despite many positive features, this breed does not become very popular. Since modern British chinchilla has among his ancestors of the Persians and Exotics, this breed is both longhair and shorthair. The history of occurrence British cat breeds have a long history, so that these animals have remarkable health and sweet temper. As the name suggests, most of the cats were born in Britain. However, the…

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The dangerous feline lower urinary tract disease

Health of cats

Content1 What is2 Causes of3 Symptoms4 Treatment5 As a pet to live with this disease Feline lower urinary tract disease - heavy diagnosis, scary owners of all without exception of house cats. Sometimes it sounds like a death sentence. In fact, this is a very dangerous disease, often leading to the death of a pet. But do not despair, the recovery is quite real at the time of medical care. What is it Feline lower urinary tract disease - a chronic disease, which manifests itself in the formation of salt deposits and minerals in the kidneys, urinary system of the animal. The fact that the formed stones move along the ureters together with current incontinence, which further leads to the clogging of ducts. Excessive accumulation of fluid in the bladder causes severe poisoning of the body.…

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Brazilian Shorthair

Breeds of cats

Content0.1 1 Description2 Character3 Care4 cost This cat breed has an independent history and bred in a natural way. Brazilian Shorthair totally dependent on the person's control. Just at the beginning of the 80s of the 20th century they began to investigate and found that in Brazil for many years, there has developed a breed with characteristic only her features. In 1985, the Brazilian Association of cat lovers had the idea to create a "national" breed of cats. But for many years it was combined with the Europeans standards, calling them the kind of Celtic shorthair. Only in 1999, the Brazilian Shorthair seceded and became fully independent breed. Description The body - a medium-sized, slender and elegant. Enough strong, well-developed musculature. Strong neck,…

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Ceylon cat

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Breed Ceylon cats appeared in Italy, but the original is considered to be the birthplace of Sri Lanka. Italian Paolo Pallegatta noticed on the island of these beautiful animals and took a few representatives to their homeland. After that began a large selection work on deducing of this breed. Only after some time there was a recognized standard Ceylon cat. In 1980 Ceylon cat has received official recognition of the International Federation of cat lovers. After that, the breed began to quickly gain popularity and soon conquered the whole of Italy. There even appeared a special club connoisseurs of this magnificent breed. Currently Ceylon cats are very popular all over the world. However, in Russia, these cats still not widespread. Ceylon cat characterized by its miniature. These pets are…

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British Longhair

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Content0.1 1 Description of species2 Character3 Care4 Health British cats and can vary not only all possible variants of color, but have a different length of wool. In the world known and loved by the British short-haired plush fur. However, today more and more popularity among breeders and lovers of kittens acquires British Longhair. Despite the fact that this breed is known as a long-haired, long-haired Brits actually belong to the group of semi-longhair cats. British Longhair  (otherwise - Highlander) completely complies with British Shorthair, but their exhibitions evaluated in another group of wool. Experts carefully evaluate the grooming (preparation) Highland and structure of wool. To date, in many countries there are special nurseries, which are engaged exclusively in…

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The best way to feed the cat

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Content1 Prepared feeds2 Natural food3 Composition feline diet4 Power Rules Anyone who wants to find yourself a furry pet, asks: "How to feed the cat." Today there are many ways to ensure full life of your favorites. Prepared feeds Feeding cats ready fodder industrial production is very convenient. The owner does not spend personal time to prepare food for your pet, moreover, as the manufacturers claim their food contains in its structure the whole set of substances and minerals essential to the animal. Finished feed is in dry and canned form. The most popular and common is dry food. However, experienced breeders warn against buying cheap and publicized feed, since it is often used in their manufacture poor-quality raw materials, and the use of such feed can lead to diseases of the…

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What is antitsarapki for domestic cats

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Antitsarapki cat appeared in the United States. Their inventor became a doctor - a veterinarian Tobi Ueksler. In North America, this device has been used successfully for over fifteen years, and in our country are still exotic. However, according to many experts and owners of furry pets antitsarapki for cats - a great solution to keep your furniture a whole, and the cat did not undergo the procedure haircuts and declawed. What is it This product is an overlay claws made of soft plastic. Held in the claws of the cat helps them special medical glue. Antitsarapki for cats come in various sizes and colors, so you can easily find the right model for your particular pet. According to the instructions it can be used for cats and dogs of all ages. Although, of course, the kittens under the age…

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Egyptian

Breeds of cats

Content1 Provenance1.1 2   Exterior features3   Character and habits4   Care5   Health Provenance This breed of cat has come to us from antiquity. Judging by the images of these animals survived for three thousand years, their appearance has not undergone any significant change however. In the culture of the ancient Egyptian kingdom cats occupied a very important place. She was considered a sacred animal, embodies the ancient Egyptian goddess Bastet, keeper of love and a home. As such, after the cats were built magnificent temples throughout the ancient kingdom. If the cat died, the family in which she lived fell into mourning, in case of fire it is a cat, not a jewel saved from the fire in the first place. If careless coachman carts to run…

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Bombay

Breeds of cats

Content1 History2 Description of species3 Character4 Care5 Health6 cost Bombay is also called a miniature panther. Indeed, this wonderful cat with a black shiny and silky hair is very similar to the appearance of a real panther, just a little. One of the exceptional features of this breed is that Bombay is completely black - from the footpads to the tip of the nose. The eyes of these cats have a unique bronze tint, which in her homeland was called "the color of a penny." Such specific name of the breed is not entirely corresponds to the place of its origin, as it may seem initially. Bombay originally from America, it was found for the first time in the 50-ies of the 20th century. It is important to know that this breed is also divided into 2 types: American and British rock. Unlike the…

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Drontal - medicine for cats

Health of cats

Content1 General Specifications2  Dosage3  Side effects4  The agent General characteristics If you decide to have a cat at home, you need to understand that the pet should be periodically de-worming procedure. After hooking internal parasites, your pet can seriously undermine their health. If you suspect that your cat has been infected should visit the veterinarian who will take the necessary tests and advise you in this situation. If confirmed the presence of parasites, it is necessary to undergo treatment for which you should use the appropriate medication to your pet. One such means is a drug-anthelmintic "Drontal". This facility has an extensive range of effects and can be used for the treatment of already infected animals, and for the prevention of non-infected…

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What does it mean to see a cat in a dream

Articles about cats

Content1   Good dreams with cats2   Black & White3   Cases cardiac4  How to behave Perhaps the cats are one of the most mysterious animals, living side by side with man for thousands of years. Their existence is shrouded in many legends and superstitions. In ancient times it was believed that they act as intermediaries between the spirit world and the human world. It is no wonder that the emergence of a mysterious animal in the dream gave rise to many interpretations and explanations. People at all times sought to understand what cats dream. That brings us to a graceful animal, walking on the realm of Morpheus its soft paws with sharp claws? It is not known why, but most commentators agree is one that most cats dream the manifestation of…

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The more dangerous the cat flea

Health of cats

Content1 The dangerous fleas2 How to get rid of fleas3 How to choose the means4 Shampoo5 Drops6 Spray7 Collar8 How to get rid of fleas newborn kitten Fleas in cats - a blood-sucking parasites jumping plaguing pets painful bites. These ubiquitous, rapidly proliferating insects are able to go without food for several months. The more dangerous fleas Besides that flea bites cause banal anxiety, they have other unpleasant consequences. Which include allergic reactions, bacterial and fungal diseases of the skin, irritation, otitis, inflammations in mucous membranes. Especially dangerous these parasites for young kittens. If fleas are many, they can cause anemia in the baby. Kittens lose their strength, they refuse food, they observed decrease in body temperature. If medical care was not…