By Boy Scouts of America
Whole republication of a booklet that has been utilized by generations of yankee youths, with copious info on such themes as woodcrafting, camping out, crusing, in addition to notes on constructing self-reliance and reliable citizenship. A satisfaction for Americana fans, a treasure for creditors. 219 figures and illustrations.
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Now they are attracting attention elsewhere, especially in the UK and the US. This aristocratic breed has a palette of eye colors: it may have eyes of the same color or of different colors, have eyes the same color but of varying shades, or even have eyes that are each bicolored. Khaomanees are bold, friendly, and sometimes loud-voiced. 5kg) Grooming Colors and patterns Blue only. Few cat breeds can truly be described as being of ancient origin, but the Korat from Thailand is one of them. It appears in a book titled The Cat Book Poems, which dates back to the Ayudhya period (1350–1767), in what was then Siam.
A few Siamese cats with tabby points are mentioned in early 20th-century records, but selective development of this new variation did not begin until the 1960s. The ﬁrst tabby point Siamese to attract the attention of breeders is said to have been a kitten born to a solid-point female Siamese as a result of an unplanned mating. It was some years before the Siamese Tabby-Pointed was recognized and ofﬁcially named as a breed in the UK; in the US this cat is known as a Lynx Colorpoint. Originally, only seal tabbies appeared, but many other beautiful tabby colors have now been added to the breed standard.
The appearance of the Siamese has also changed in other ways over the years. Traits such as crossed eyes and a kinked tail, which were once common in the Siamese, have been bred out and are now seen as faults in terms of show standards. More controversially, modern breeding has taken the elongated body and narrow head of the Siamese to extremes, producing an ultra-lean and angular look. With a super-sized ego and a loud voice that it uses to demand attention, the Siamese is the most extroverted of all cats.