American households in 1987, the number of cats in the United States (50 million cats, 1986 resided in 24 million homes), and about 37% at least one cat, the dog was out in front. Before 3000 BC in cats the vicinity of ancient Egypt, where cats were originally believed to have been revered as sacred animals. Pet cats are different species of different sizes. A little kitten, preferably the size of the pet owners, while some larger sized pet cat breeds to choose. When choosing a pet cat, in addition to its size, species characteristics should be considered. Some popular with lovers – here’s just a big cat species, cat.
Stored in the United States, Maine Coon Maine native state, where the official state cat. It is a pet cat, where the average male between 13 and 18 pounds (5.9 and 8.2 kg), the largest species, females between 8 and 12 pounds (3.6 and 5.4 kg) can weigh. In 2006, the “long cat” as the Guinness World Record male purebred Maine Coon named. Length of 48 inches (120 cm) is measured with the help of her nose, her tail, and 35 pounds (16 kg) are.
Long-haired domestic cat is a ragamuffin. 15 (6, 80 4.54 kg), pounds press, 20 and 15 (6.80 9,07 kg) pounds ragamuffins 10 women among males between the press are very large cats. His sweet, friendly personalities and plush ragamuffins, is like a rabbit fur. They are adoptable as early as four months old, but do not reach full maturity around four years. $ 1,200 per kitten rag to a more expensive and can cost $ 900.
Ocicat breed of cat that all the ‘wild cats’ includes, but is no wild blood. The analogy of the ocelot, a wild cat was named. Ocicats breed is very outgoing. Spirit in the body of a dog, a cat, they often are considered. Is very easy to exploit a leash and say, talk is going to sit, and training can be located at the bottom. Ocicats 12,1 pounds or presses average about 5.5 kg.
Turkish Van, large, semi-longhaired cat with the body of a swimmer. This is no ordinary cat, and your front foot while the back foot. The cat is the most attractive feature of this coat. Half-long hair, a water-resistant coat, winter rabbit fur or a thick but soft like cashmere. When the spring and summer months, long hair, short coat on the body that gets very hot during the shadow effects is a Kashmiri. Vance male about 16 pounds (7.3 kg) to develop, while a slightly lighter weight for women 12 to 14 pounds (6.4 to 5.4 kg) trend. Vance, due to their fine fur, hypo allergenic cats. Pets are considered ideal for people with allergies.
Pixie – Bobs
A local breed of cat, Pixie Bobs bred to combine the North American Bobcat. 18 pixie – Bobs (8 kg) pounds and 14 pounds (6 kg) to reach women, men arrived with a large breed. Pixie-Bob is a body of strong and solid. Polydactyl Pixie Bobs only International Cat Association (TICA) recognized the breed. Six of seven toes on each foot can be like a cat. Domestic cat, cat breeds, large size, only a few are going to be available for pet purposes.