Mini–pig (miniature pig) . Residents of Germany since 1950-ies engaged in the cultivation and breeding of miniature pigs (mini-some miniature pigs to doghill), but as decorative Pets started using them recently. Weight home mini-pig is usually included in the scope from 10 to 30 kg, lifetime 10 – 15 years. Homemade mini pigs are considered quite intelligent animals. they are easily trained and can be kept without restrictions of space, just like a cat or a dog. The only significant disadvantage of this animal, that the tendency to obesity, so the owner must monitor diet and physical activity your pet. Mini-Pigi have received quite a lot of popularity, which is why scientists from many countries are working to bring more small kind of “miniature pigs”.
Anteater . This animal give birth mainly in the U.S., but their popularity is growing rapidly in other countries. Fairly undemanding animal. It should be noted that the length of the tongue of the anteater reaches 30 cm lifespan reaches an average of six years. As you may have guessed, the anteater eats ants and other insects, but its diet can add fruit, eggs, minced beef, rice and other cereals.
Tarantula . Fans of extreme sports and exotic increasingly savedatal of tarantulas. Such pet is deemed dangerous enough, since there are no poisonous spiders, there are spiders with low toxicity poison. The venom of the spider-pet is not fatal to healthy adult humans, but can cause very unpleasant sensations. For children, Allergy sufferers and Pets, poison is deadly. The lifespan of some specimens can reach thirty years, and the scope of feet in some instances greater than 20 centimeters. 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
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