It is not known when and how these animals have become an integral part of human life, but without evidence it is clear that the dog as a companion and friend is the best thing that could happen to people. These amazing creatures, given to us in the generous gift of fate, the staggering variety of individuals.
Take a look at breeds of dogs – say, a miniature Chihuahua that can easily fit in your pocket: on the background of a giant St. Bernard the size of a good pony this little one looks just ridiculous. And such vivid contrasts among representatives of the dog tribe do not count.
How is it that this creation was not originally characterized by excessive friendliness, chose people as their first companion? Clearly, some predators of the canine family have fascinated people for its unique protective qualities. Consider at least modern dog breeds with Photos – and a cursory glance is enough to suspect the properties of a great guard dogs, Rottweilers or Dobermans, right? And primitive man – where intuitively, where empirically – different from four-legged predators were identified and eventually trained dog guard, dog hunter, dog guide, dog-friend. Continue reading
The main causes of death of fish in the aquarium
The problem of death of fish are familiar to novice aquarium hobbyists. Usually the reason for this phenomenon is the inappropriate conditions of detention. The task of every owner of a mini-pond is to be created for its inhabitants in conditions close to natural. The aquarium should from time to time, to clean, to use artificial light and not to forget the saturation of water with oxygen.
Diseases of goldfish and methods of treatment
Fish, like other living beings, often get sick. And then they need medical care. Regarding prevention, it is best to use for the aquarium running water, give the fish is still alive and vegetable diet and avoid spikes in water temperature.
Than sick rabbits and how to treat them?
Many diseases of rabbits directly depend on the conditions in which the animals live. Therefore, setting the stage for this pet, be sure to read the rules of care. The rabbits cage should be timely cleaned and disinfected. If possible, the cage should be washed every day, and when the rabbits offspring must-see rabbits in the presence of disease.
How to understand that the animal was poisoned, and cure it? Continue reading
The causative agent of psittacosis — Chlamydia psittaci long-term remains in the environment, especially in wet conditions. In the litter of birds, in the absence of direct sunlight, the causative agent of psittacosis retains its infectious properties up to 8 months. Chlamydia are sensitive to high temperatures and disinfectants. When heated to 70 degrees and above, and under the influence of disinfectants (chloramine, alkali, phenol) die quickly.
Chlamydia are widely distributed in nature among wild, domestic (chickens, ducks, turkeys) and commensal (rock pigeons, sparrows, crows) birds.
For humans the most dangerous Pets (ducks, turkeys, chickens), species (rock pigeons, sparrows, crows) and indoor decorative (parrots, Canaries) the birds.
Source of infection of psittacosis in the city territory are room decorative birds, ownerless pigeons and wild birds under natural conditions (walking, stay in the country). Continue reading
It is impossible to determine whether one animal is smarter than another, IQ tests for animals yet. But you can make a credible list of the most intelligent animals, not trying to say that some of them are smarter and some dumber.
A chimpanzee known for her ability to think. Interesting fact that they even plan their future, in advance of considering further action. Based on the latest research, the genetic base chimpanzee coincides with a human is 98.7 %. This suggests that the evolutionary path of humans and chimpanzees separated six
According to the scientists, African baboons similar to the person in terms of behavior. They have a complex social system, they may experience stress and are able to think abstractly.
Many people believe that dogs do not possess sufficient intelligence is just good learning. But it’s wrong. Our smaller friends can tell the difference between pictures of nature pictures of dogs. This suggests that they have, in varying degrees, expressed the view of your dog “I”. Also dogs can learn up to 300 words, the mind is compared with the mind year-old child. Continue reading
All animals are beautiful, and they are so different is a graceful and clumsy, majestic and funny. We like them. And for most reason I want to have a pet, is its visual appeal. This desire is understandable, but we should think about the consequences of its implementation. And they can be very different, but quite predictable.
So how do you determine who should get and keep the house, and who is not? It is important to consider several key points that will help you make the right decision and not to make unhappy yourself and your future pet.
1. What do you expect from this “Union”? If you need a affectionate friend, a faithful companion, a family member – you don’t need that exotic animals. These roles are suitable for only those animals who for centuries live side by side with man, do not show him aggression and adapted to cohabitation. These are our dogs and cats. Hamsters, rabbits, Guinea pigs, rats, ferrets is also suitable for intimate Union, but their need to communicate with someone small. If you want to enjoy the beauty, variety of colors, graceful movements, silence, – turn your aquarium. If you like singing or want to speak with a pet “human”, for you parrots – of Corella, lovebirds, wavy and singing birds – Canaries, finches. Continue reading