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
Loving parents often buy their children Pets. However, the kids themselves caring for the animals is very rare. Therefore, older people should provide proper care for the animals themselves.
To care for a parrot is easy. At least once a week the cage of the animal should be washed thoroughly. Pour birdseed and add water in the drinking bowl every day. Necessary to frequently open the cage so that the bird can fly freely around the house. If you have any doubts about the health of a feathered pet, immediately call the vet.
To care for a cat a bit more complicated. Gladkosherstnykh cats should at least once a week brushing. Fluffy pet should be given sufficient attention. Feed the cats you like homemade food and purchased food. But the food from the common table the animal is not always suitable. Cat from childhood must be taught to walk on a tray. Filling tray can be used as a normal sand and special filler, sold in the store.
Care for dogs is important too. The dog on a daily walk, it’s worth doing at least twice a day. Fluffy dogs should be brushed daily. Gladkosherstnykh dogs it is advisable to wash once a week with special shampoos. For dogs every day stoichiomet fresh food, which should consist of meat, cereals and vegetables. If time to cook food is not available, you can buy food in the pet stores. You should regularly visit the vet and do all necessary vaccinations. Continue reading
Trick the careless student, insists that he didn’t do the homework because it ate his dog, in a short time can not be triggered. Apparently, Pets are on the contrary very positive effect on the performance of school exercises.
In a survey of thousands of English children and adolescents aged 5 to 16 years, the vast majority of them (79%) reported that the presence of a pet companion helps them do a better homework. While confident of all this the owners of decorative rats and mice (92%) vs. cat owners (80%) and dogs (86%).
According to animal lover and popular presenter of English program about the wild Micaela Strachan (Michaela Strachan), the domestic dog help her children three and seven years to focus and generally have the most beneficial effect on the personality of the child.
– It helps the child become more responsible, increases attention, develops a sense of respect for the living entity and helps people become more confident. And yet, if the house has a dog, it promotes more frequent walks in the fresh air, in our time, when many children sit in houses for PC and consoles.
According to the same survey, approximately half of children feel happy when we communicate with Pets. The third feels more at peace, calm, and a fifth of respondents even felt more intelligent. And, curiously, it was mainly the owners of chinchillas . Continue reading