Astrologie — the family of singing birds of the passerine. Inhabit Africa, India, Southeast Asia, southern China, Australia, the Islands of the Malay archipelago and Oceania. Have small and medium sizes; body length – from 8 to 17 see remarkable bright colors. Feed on seeds of various grasses, some species of insects. Estrildidae since ancient times, popular among birdwatchers due to its exotic appearance and nice singing. The best singers are considered tiger goldove waxbills and finches.
Japanese mannikin was developed by crossing the bronze Manakin with several species of weaverbirds of the genus Lonchura. In Europe was imported from Japan hence got its name. The ancestors of Japanese wild finches lived in the Philippines, where were China and Japan. In Europe it is known as potted birds from the 18th century.
Japanese mannikin has a modest plumage without specific coloring and figure. Usually the upper torso is brown, the rest grey or white. There are also birds-color (yellow, white) or with a tuft on the head. The upper half of the beak bluish-black, lower a little lighter. Continue reading
FMD is an infectious, acute and rapidly spreading disease of cloven-hoofed animals, caused by one of the variants of the virus types O,A,C, SAT-1, SAT-2, SAT-3 and Asia-1. Characteristic clinical signs of the disease are intermittent fever, aphthae and erosions in the mucosa of the mouth, on the skin of the Corolla and mezhkopytnoy gap, nasal mirror, the udder. You can parabolani animals with vague clinical signs. Newborn calves foot and mouth disease can occur in peracute form with a deadly outcome without the formation of the AFL. FMD can hurt people. The clinical picture and symptoms of foot and mouth disease: FMD Infected people can only be from animal, contacting with them and eating infected dairy products raw . During pasteurization and boiling of milk (the main methods of prevention of FMD), the causative agent of FMD is killed. Statistics of Contracting the disease like this: 65% of cases of infection with FMD resulting from the consumption of raw milk, 1% use other dairy products: yogurt, kefir, butter, whey produced from raw milk, and, finally, 34% of infection with FMD virus in humans occurred through contact with sick animals. In the latter case, vectors of the disease can serve litter, drinkers, feed, water, manure, even the clothes of farm workers. It was also found that the wool of infected zhivotovskaya at least another month.Cow, goat, camel milk is contagious Continue reading