Reptiles and amphibians are cold blooded animals i.e. their body either does not produce heat, or capable only to a limited extent. This means that such animals do not have constant body temperature, as occurs, for example, in humans, and depend on external heat sources. The heat need to give your body temperature, because only at a certain temperature you can flow the most important processes in the body, such as digestion.
But it also means that with decreasing external temperature the animals no longer required by their organisms heat they begin hibernation.
Winter hibernation – part of the annual rhythm of animals. It marks for them the beginning of the new year, i.e. a decisive factor for the beginning of the breeding season. Hibernating reptiles and amphibians should not be confused with hibernation badgers, bears or squirrels, during which their body temperature is not reduced, but the animals just fall asleep for a long time
Generally, all reptiles and amphibians living in temperate climate (e.g. Europe or North America), hibernate. However, this occurs differently, depending on the form of animals So You must get information how to provide hibernation for Your Pets, from an experienced breeder or from the literature
Preparing hibernation tortoises should begin in canaleta. The excrement of turtles should be checked by a veterinarian for necessary treatment (e.g. de-worming) that need to take place before the onset of winter. Sick and weak animals should not be in hibernation, it is best to place them in the appropriate room the terrarium. Young animals in their first year of life should, if possible, to stay asleep only a short time For hibernation of tortoises perfect normal fridge. Continue reading
The content of the programme. According to the program you want to acquaint kids with Pets are not common in the area (camel, deer, donkey ― their appearance, habits, the benefits of the people), to increase notions of the children about the wild animals (wolf, hedgehog, hare, Fox, bear ― habitat, method of obtaining food).
When viewed animals have to teach children to identify and name body parts (head, back, belly, legs, paws, wings, eyes, ears, etc.), to fail to understand that the anatomy of the limbs over-hanging the i nature of movement (the wolf runs, the rabbit jumps). Children learn about caring for Pets, habituated to take care of animals in a natural environment, feed them, establish a connection between caring for the animals and their condition.
Educating children about Pets and wild animals. In the older group continues enriching the views of children on local Pets. It is in the process of observation of children for animals in the classroom, while working in the area of nature tours in the coop, Warren, on pasture. In urban conditions, excursions not always possible, in these cases, the work is based on contemplation of the paintings.
Let’s find out kachestvennie work with the painting “Sheep with lambs” from the “Pets”. The best method of using this picture is showing and description of her teacher who draws the children’s attention on the characteristic features of these animals. (Sheep and sheep thick curled wool; the sheep have horns, they are bent downwards. The sheep, of sheep and lambs have hooves. Sheep grazing in a meadow, graze the grass. The distance the sheep farm where the sheep live.) Continue reading
For most children the idea of having a pet is an exciting moment. A pet for a child is a wonderful experience that will definitely help him in the future. Unfortunately for parents of children at the initial stage, underestimate the responsibility that will need them to care for a pet. In the end, parents have to take care of dogs, cats and so on. Fortunately, there are a few animals that would be suitable for the role of pet in the initial level.
Taming a pet for your child is a great opportunity to consciously teach them some important life principles. This can prepare them for the obstacles in life, such as death, responsibility and care. They will be able to fully understand the importance of caring for own and other people’s health. To have in the house animal is a great way to help your child grow into a responsible adult. But it is necessary to be extremely vigilant.
Some Pets are not best suited for children as they require a frequent maintenance, and your children will not be able to take care of them appropriately. Offers you a list of the 5 Pets that are not very fastidious and are therefore more suited for this question:
Goldfish – aquarium fish do not require frequent maintenance, and it can teach your child to care for, clean and feed.Goldfish are inexpensive in content and they are ideal for child development.
Hamsters – these little animals have a life cycle, so ideal for your child in order to Mature in time to show the importance of responsibility for another creature. Such a pet for a child – the ability at an early age to learn that all living things are mortal. These rodents will show your child the need for daily cleaning, the acquisition of skills as a General pet care. In comparison with other Pets, hamsters are very inexpensive. Plus they are a great way to give your child a beautiful and gentle friend. Continue reading