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
All fans of dogs, to have puppies, ask questions about nutrition young. What to feed a puppy – an issue that requires not only deep, but also early learning. Everyone knows that the dog is a predator, so a legitimate diet in childhood will affect the development and health of the puppy, feed which must be in accordance with recommendations of veterinarians.
So, experts say that to feed your puppy depending on its age, in a certain percentage of meat (which is the main ingredient for maintaining health of dog), dairy products and vegetables and fruits. In 2 months these products are distributed in the ratio 45-40-15, but after 3 months feed the puppy needs more meat and dairy products, cereals and vegetables account for only 35-40% of the diet.
This distribution is due to the fact that as they grow the puppy cease to produce special enzymes for milk processing, which in large quantities can bring more harm, than favor. Actually, there are two main feeding periods:
Nutrition breast milk (in some cases replaced by artificial feeding); a Full ration.
Realizing the importance of establishing healthy and proper diet of the dog, practicing veterinarians advise sledovatelem recommendations: Continue reading
If you have a dog at home, then you probably started to think, what to feed a Rottweiler? How to contain at home?
The Rottweiler is one of the representatives of official dog breeds. He has high intelligence for an animal, responds well to training. Having made the decision the envy of the Rottweiler, it is worth considering some nuances, namely: how to care for them, to train, what to feed a Rottweiler that he was healthy and fully developed.
What to feed a Rottweiler puppy?
Proper, balanced nutrition from the first days of your puppy’s life is the guarantee of a long and full life of your pet. From the first days you bring your dog in the house it should be taught to diet, balanced and systematic meal.
Puppy in age from two months to a year is to feed at least three times a day. You should start with six-session nutrition and gradually increase the number of meals to three.
Feeding should occur at precisely the scheduled time, in a special place. The dog will develop the habit and the correct mode.
The first feeding should take place before morning walk, and the last shortly before bedtime. The puppy will eat and not bodybuil you at night. At night to feed him is impossible. Continue reading