The Chihuahua is recognized as the smallest in the world. And when the adult dogs weigh from 1.0 to 3.0 kg, Chihuahua puppies are generally tiny,so we need a very serious approach to the question-“What to feed a puppy Chihuahua?” From the first days of life the puppy lives with his mother,and the only food is breast milk, giving your puppy a balanced mix of fats, proteins, carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals,this is very good for components of the immune system.With a three-week aged Chihuahua puppy begins more confident and more stable to stand and move.With this age and start to give your puppy “clover” erased from beef meat,cottage cheese or soaked dry food ROYAL CANIN Starter very small portions 1-2 times a day,gradually increasing the amount. Buying a puppy the first time it is necessary to keep on the diet of the nursery, gradually move on the menu that you choose for your Chihuahua. The amount and composition of feed need to know when buying, at the same time finding out about vaccination and when and what drugs was carried out deworming. Before reaching two months of age puppies Chihuahua are fed 6 times a day, reducing the number of feedings to 5 in the period from 2 to 4 months, to 4 from 4 to 6 months, to 3 to 6 to 12 months. When feeding Chihuahua puppies, Continue reading
The puppy needs to eat properly. This is due to its active growth and development and with the capabilities of his digestive system. After weaning from the mother, when you see teeth, the puppy will move on to more solid foods. After 1.5-2 months the puppy should eat the food fairly thick consistency.
In order to grow a healthy dog, no need to overfeed a puppy or sharply limit it in your food. Regularly nedokromila puppy, you deprive the body of essential nutrients, and its development can go wrong.
Wrong is the use of infant formula and baby food, because their composition is not suitable to the dog.
How many times a day to feed the puppy? It depends on the age. Puppy should be fed frequently but in small portions so that his belly was not bloated from eating, and the baby kept mobility and penchant for games. Since weaning up to 3 months quite 6 meals a day feeding. From 3 to 5 months – 5 times a day feeding. From 5 to 9 months puppy needs to eat 4 times a day, from 9 to 11 months — 3 times a day. 11 months and older – 2 times.
If you decide to cook for your pet yourself, then you should know which foods needed in the ration. Sources of protein is dairy products, meat, fish and eggs. From kislomolochnuyu dog can be given low-fat cottage cheese (up to 5 — 7%), kefir, yogurt or fermented baked milk (without added sugar and fruits). Meat and fish are better to be heat treated to avoid Continue reading
In this article we will examine the theme “plants that are dangerous for cats”, but first a small introduction. No one can argue with the fact that comfort in our home bring houseplants. And how often lovingly grown by the hostess flowers are spoiled Pets. And the thing is that by nature, cats are very curious and from time to time, it may harm not only the plants, and themselves.
Basically, cats prefer meat or fish, but going for a walk in the garden, looking for useful grass and with pleasure regale on it. Worse have cats that live in city apartments where owners can’t afford to go for long walks in the nature area. Then cat is “acting up” – chew at the leaves of indoor plants, sometimes turning them to the floor along with the pot and the ground.
Natural care of cats leads to the fact that, often, “licking”, they clog the intestinal tract of wool, and in order to “remove” woolen tube, eat the grass with a huge amount of folic acid, which gives them a gag reflex. Even eaten a huge amount of weed will not bring harm to an animal, unless, of course, the plant was not treated with poisonous herbicides. Continue reading