In a word, he loved his kind as animals, but did not seem to find them as interesting as those furred and feathered.
The lime deposit or " fur " is a poor conductor of heat, and it is therefore most detrimental to the efficiency of the system to allow the interior of the boiler or any other portion to become furred up. Further, if not removed, the fur will in a short time bring about a fracture in the boiler.
Other breeds include the Japanese, with an orange coat, broadly banded on the hind-quarters with black; the pink-eyed and short and thick-furred albino Polish; the Siberian, probably produced by crossing the Himalayan with the Angora; and the black-and-tan and blue-and-tan.
The Asiatic, African and South American varieties are, with the exception of those taken in the mountains, poorly furred and usually brittle and therefore of no great service.
In summer specimens of this species, as with other white furred animals, have slightly discoloured coats.
The Yakutsk, Okhotsk and Kamschatka sorts are good, the last being the largest and fullest furred, but of less density of colour than the others.
The best are the full furred ones of a very pale bluish-grey with fine flowing black top hair, which are obtained from the Hudson Bay district.
A few black American specimens come into the market, but usually the quality is poor compared to the lighter furred animal.
In small doses it causes only thirst and headache, with furred tongue and some excitement.
Consepicillatus, constitute a genus with the same distribution as the last, and likewise with a hairy muzzle, but with a rather short, evenly furred tail, devoid of a spur.
Boots, caps and furred gowns are manufactured, and gardening and tanning are carried on.
And a furred robe) in1375-1376when the existing Outer Gate of the abbey was built (Abingdon Obed.