In addition to the usual for us dogs and cats are increasingly found in modern apartments of different exotic animals. No longer a rarity and something strange iguana in the home. Iguana is a large lizard, in the wild vstrechayutsya in Central and South America. It is a daily way of life, lives in trees near water. For those who want to have at home this reptile, first you need to find out in what conditions it should be kept and what to feed.
Iguana at home: features of care
The most important component of the health of this lizard is eating right. Iguana is a vegetarian. In a familiar habitat its diet consists of flowers, fruits and young leaves.
Excellent food for iguanas will be clover, dandelions, beet tops and radish, parsley, watercress, lettuce, alfalfa.
Vegetables can give radish, broccoli, pods, and leaves of peas, green beans, carrots.
A good addition would be blueberries, currants, figs, blackberries and citrus fruits.
Iguana at home likes to eat and some house plants, such as begonia, nasturtium, tradescantia, epipremnum, syngonium, hibiscus, leaves and flowers of rose and Dahlia, and purified from glochidiatus prickly pear.
Of grasses that reptile can be brewed give bran and oatmeal, boiled buckwheat and rice, whole grain bread. Continue reading
Earlier it was a Cocker Spaniel named small in size, the main purpose of which was considered woodcock hunting. Hunters are very appreciated these spaniels for their agility, intelligence and diligence, the little Cocker with ease crept even into the most inaccessible places, and get small game for its master. In the formation of the breed English Cocker Spaniel attended the small spaniels and the larger field spaniels and Springer spaniels.
The ancestor of the cockers – About male who was born in 1879, had short legs, long torso, short neck, and very different from the modern Cocker spaniels. Over time, the appearance of the Cocker began to change, he became more balanced, but at the same time, calmly competed in the field and hunting with spaniels type About. Only through 79 years were allowed to participate Cocker spaniels in exhibitions, without checking their hunting skills, which led to the separation of decorative and cockers on the field. As a result of this division of the field Cocker spaniels became much smaller because of their simplicity, presemester and strongly developed musculature.
Unfortunately, in our time, the aim in the breeding of cockers is the improvement of the exterior of the dog, which automatically reduces the level of working and hunting qualities. For the modern cockers, for example, are characterized by a short body, long neck and humanistdagarna cell, which leads to loss of stamina. Due to short hind legs, which emphasize vysokoprochnost that important at exhibitions, reduced power and size to push the Spaniel while driving. In addition, show spaniels lost your temper, interest in game, became cowardly and depressed. Continue reading
You will hardly find at least one dwelling, where there are no houseplants. They decorate the house, fill them with comfort and, as many believe, the air is cleaned from toxic substances…
You will hardly find at least one dwelling, where there are no houseplants. They decorate the house, fill them with comfort and, as many believe, the air is cleaned from toxic substances, electromagnetic radiation and harmful bacteria. However, researchers found that some species of ornamental plants can cause significant harm to human health and Pets.
To the choice of houseplants must be approached very responsibly, especially if you have small children. In nature, there are very a lot dangerous to the health of house plants, but in tests the doctors have identified 10 of the plants from which you wish to remove in the first place:
Teschin language. Although it is perfectly cope with the task of cleaning up the air, but it still stands to be shunned. This plant can be cause of nausea, excessive salivation and sore throat.
Aloe Vera. Well-known beneficial properties of aloe, but you should remember one very important rule – it should not be used inside. This will lead to irritation of the intestine. And if for man it is not very dangerous to animals such experiments can end badly.
Spathiphyllum. Causes of allergicreaction. Once in the human body, leading to swelling of the mouth, tongue, lips. In more severe cases can cause death. Continue reading