Hurricanes, earthquakes, floods, tornadoes and even volcanoes in recent years has become an increasingly common phenomenon around the world and led us to the idea that a natural disaster can happen anytime and anywhere. And the consequences of this event made us realize that we need to be prepared in case of an accident to rescue the Pets. And to this must be prepared and administrative bodies, and ourselves. In recent years natural disasters are paying more attention to saving not only humans, but animals; more and more shelters and veterinary clinics better than before, prepared to take animals and help them.
In the U.S., some district veterinary Association veterinarians appointed volunteers in every village to coordinate the rescue and help animals. Veterinarians are not alone in their efforts to help animals during natural disasters. Probably the most influential organization in the field of helping animals in the event of a disaster — rescue of animals in emergency situations (Emergency Animal Rescue Service), located in Sacramento, California; she is willing to do for animals what the Red Cross does for people. Trained EARS volunteers are working all over the world, rescuing and helping animals.
Terri crisp (Terri Crisp), founder of EARS, did more than any other person in order to change the attitude of the rescue animals during natural disasters. It is a story that will not leave indifferent any lover of animals, described in her book Out of Harm’s Way: The Extraordinary True Story of One Woman’s Lifelong Devotion to Animal Rescue (published by Pocket Books). Continue reading
The dog – man’s best friend, and even the most undemanding pet. However, simplicity does not mean that the dog requires no maintenance. Many give birth a pet, but don’t know what to feed and how to care for it. The Internet pet shop dog100 able to help.
Dogs, like people, require balanced nutrition. To adjust the dog’s diet will help a natural food and special canned food for dogs. To provide the dog with all necessary natural products is not easy. People, incidentally, also taking your vitamins, because you can’t get all nutrients from food intake. So let’s look at the basic rules of nutrition for dogs.
Natural food – based diet the Basis of nutrition for dogs should be protein and dairy products and meat, and carbohydrates – grains and vegetables. This is very important because the lack of vegetables included in the fiber can cause problems with a chair, and the lack of grain is weight loss. As for the meat, then the dog eats everything and people, but this does not mean that you can feed the animal roasted, salted or products of unknown origin. Meat for dogs need a little boil or scald, but the bird definitely need a good cook.
Dogs are good to eat different porridges, particularly viscous, such as rice, oatmeal or buckwheat. Porridge should be in dobavleniya or carrots that contain the most fiber. Four-legged friends well and eat other vegetables, but they should be cutting or rubbing. Continue reading
Exotic Pets today can be attributed to a variety of animals. It and the rodents of various species, and chinchillas, decorative rabbits, goats, pigs, snakes and lizards. But more often under the definition of exotic animal, taken to imply different species of reptiles, animals, amphibians. Amphibians — lizards, crocodiles, salamanders and newts. People who have the opportunity to observe the movements of such animals has the power to cool a high level.
There are more traditional options exotic Pets that are rodents such as the Chinchilla !Animal comfortable to contain in urban apartments. Caring for these Pets requires compliance with certain regularity, but has a rather low level of complexity. Usually such a pet, it is necessary to feed and clean the waste container or cage in which the animal is kept.
Some pet lovers of exotic animals have decided to purchase the predators. This can be, for example, ferrets. Caring for these Pets at home is not very different from the rules for keeping dogs or cats. In the absence of normal habituation to the rules of hygiene, the contents of such an animal leads to the apartment odors.
If you wish to have in the house real predator, for example,tiger, lion or bear, it should be remembered that it is impossible to fully train such an animal in the conditions of home detention. Employees of veterinary clinics treat them with caution. Even trainers with experience continue to belong to predatory species with great apprehension. Continue reading
For those who want a beautiful pet parrot will be a godsend. In most cases, it’s very sociable and undemanding pet, it is only important to choose a pet according to their breed, colour and condition.
How to determine the type of parrot?
Parrots are not always tiny and compact bird. Representatives of some species — for example, cockatoo or macaw can reach a length of 70 cm or more. The content of such pupils is therefore specific. Therefore, if a person has no experience in caring for parrots, for a start it is better to focus on small and unpretentious birds, the most popular of which is traditionally considered a wavy parrot.
Where to buy?
Buy a parrot in the pet store or on the market individuals. Each option has its pros and cons. At the pet store a chance to purchase a sick parrot is much lower than the market, but the price “can bite”. And from private breeders who places their ads on specialized online message boards, you can find cute Chicks at a reasonable price — and even personally meet with the parents of the pet. Continue reading
Today, the breeding of animals and birds – the main way of earning of the population in the villages of Russia. If you decide to breed animals on his farm, one of the main tasks that you need to decide whether to choose animals. From this depends the future of your business, profit and, most importantly, the fate of the animals themselves. Popular steel cattle, horses, sheep, steers, chickens, and here the breeding of rabbits, nutria, goats and turkeys, while at a low level, although with the right approach to the organization of economic activity, these species can become quite a profitable business. Next, we discuss each of them separately.
If you have no experience in such matters as the maintenance and care of Pets, it is better to start with breeding rabbits. They are the most unpretentious fur-bearing animals. Being engaged in their cultivation, you will get acquainted with their biology and gain practical experience. The need for care in rabbits is rather limited. They are very sociable and can easily adapt to the person, and also very quickly breed in captivity. Rabbits are very prolific: one rabbit is born up to ten rabbits. The distinctive osobennostyami is their earliness. On the thirtieth day of life their weight doubled 12 times.
For their content you must have a few cells or cell arrays under a special canopy in open air. It is very important that they are safe. Today the majority of breeders believe in the usefulness and profitability of this business, as in the presence of 4-5 kalikamata for the year you can get up to three centners of meat and up to 200 skins. Continue reading