Guinea pigs. Were originally introduced as a delicacy, but quickly become beloved Pets. Now there are many varieties of this species. In addition to the standard white-red smooth coat is long-haired, female, Teddy, skinny(hairless), a Cornish variety of colors and shades. Size from 500 g to 1500 G. the life of an average of about 7-8 years, but can live up to 13-14 years old and. Animals are extremely sensitive, often nervous. But a careful and caring attitude, most often, manage to establish a strong contact with the pet. They will recognize that, like a variety of music, dance, sing often, easy to get along with any animals that are not aggressive. Feeding Guinea pigs should be twice a day — morning and evening, and always at certain hours. Pregnant females are fed 3-4 times a day, Food should be given in sufficient quantity, because little animals can not tolerate even short-term starvation. To maintain the health of Guinea pigs should eat his litter. The number of droppings we eat are very different. Young Guinea pigs eat droppings of the mother, and thus they formed the intestinal flora. It is not recommended to drastically change my eating regime, to the new food should move gradually. In the diet must be hay in sufficient quantity. The sale is a good mixture for feeding Guinea pigs, but it must be ensured that the animal had eaten all or practicesthis feed in the trough, and did not choose the snacks and waited for the next rotation of the bowl. Must always be clean water, are replaced at least 1 time in 2 days. Overeating can cause severe indigestion. Continue reading
Everyone’s favorite collie, Alabai, shepherd – all these Pets can be seen daily in residential neighborhoods, but because we have come to the opinion that they are perfect for life in the confined space of a city apartment. But initially, these reliable friends of man have served to keep the rural settlements from wild animals and strangers who happen to find themselves in distant lands. These breeds are genetically tuned for life under the open sky, but man for some reason decided otherwise.
This category is absolutely not intended for confined space animals include huskies, malmute and other Northern breeds. They are born to live in the North and excessive heat of the apartments only shortens their already difficult lives.
That only is constantly drop them (especially in summer) wool! You will collect it throughout the apartment, your belongings and even in the kitchen it will become something of a daily seasoning to any food.
Greyhounds, Maremma and others like them need regular long walks. Continue reading
Dog training independently is the process of generating the dog has certain skills that are needed by the person. Training is mandatory for any dog, regardless of breed and size, and habitats.
Even those dogs that are obedience and good behavior. and also know basic commands, such as “fu” and “me” that needs fixing skills on the court, where specially created distractions.
Pets, for education which was not enough time, can behave unpredictably. The dog, the behavior of which cannot be influenced by the owner, sooner or later will become a cause of conflict. The responsibility for the conflict that will carry her owner.
Dogs small breeds is quite enough to learn these commands for dog training as: “Yuck”, “me”, “Near”, “Sit”, “Place”, “Lie”, “Stand”.
Dogs medium to large breeds need to be trained fully the General course of training, where in addition to the commands of obedience study the fetch items and overcoming obstacles. Such teams develop animal strength, agility and confidence.
The basic principles of dog training
As a rule, the role of the trainer performs the owner of the animal. To know how the dog nauchitsja simple but very important to the teams owner with a dog needs to be in a relationship and have solid contact. The person who correctly suited to interaction with the dog must:
To know the behavior and character of your pet;
Clearly set goals for each session; Continue reading