What kind of pet to have for your child?
Sooner or later the kid comes in with walks and tells mom or dad, a hamster, a Guinea pig, turtle or any other animal he had seen in the courtyard…

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Most of the most cats - the smallest, large, large, rare, intelligent, affectionate, thick, long cat breeds in the world
Although each cat is unique, in the world yet there are animals that can rightly be called the most-most. It's cats that differ in size, weight, breed characteristics and color,…

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Vet tips on how to combat parasites in animals

Get infected by helminths can even puppies and kittens who were born in the apartment and never went outside

No matter how hard the pet owner to protect them from the worms, the risk always remains. Although methods of dealing with these nasty little creatures is pretty well developed, but the inexperienced cat and samokovlija very often questions arise. The most popular of them is responsible veterinary surgeon Sergey Shulgin.

How to give anthelmintic drugs dog?

If the drug is a suspension (in other words, is in a liquid form), which, incidentally, often sold together with a syringe without a needle, it is injected into the mouth cheek. Hold the dog’s muzzle elevated, with a clenched jaw, she swallowed the medicine.

Tablets can be put on the root of the tongue. Before that, open the dogs mouth and hold it in this position until it will swallow a pill. It can give mashed, mixed the resulting powder with a small amount of feed that gets asked is tailed the “patient” before eating. Another trick is to grind the pill in a spoon, add a little water and then pour in the mouth of a dog.

In pet stores sell so-called tabledatamodel. To use them, noresetroot the pill in the rubber tip, which is then placed on the root of the tongue of the animal. Then you need to press on the piston, which will push out the medicine. Continue reading

Cocker spaniels: from hunters to Pets

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

Dog, cat or someone else? Whom to choose?

The moment you decide to have a pet you have many questions, and the most important is someone to get a dog. cat. rabbit or other rodent or you even want a reptile or someone exotic. Then there will be other questions, such as what to feed your pet, how to train a dog (if you choose a dog), how to protect your pet from disease and much more. But now we get back to basics, and I can tell you who is better for you. Begin with animals which most often give birth at home are dogs and cats, then briefly remember and about our other Pets.

But first I would like to remind you of what you need to be prepared before envy pet:

You should normally carry the scents of several dogs have a specific odor which will have to get used to, a cage of rats and other rodents — especially during the warm summer will produce a slightly unpleasant smell, even if it is clean! I forgot about the ferrets, they have a very strong smell, and to get rid of it is surgically necessary to remove perianalny cancer and sterilizing them.

The whole family needs to agree on the presence of an animal in the house! None of the relatives should not be allergic to Pets, all family members should be prepared for certain acts of animals (small kittens and puppies can go to the toilet in the “wrong place” rats knock loud enough paws on the parquet floor, the cats scratch the furniture and tear the curtains, and the dogs can grist the same furniture or shoes…) !

Animals need to ensure acceptable conditions of keeping and feeding. Most of our Pets have good hearing and can not tolerate noise, e.g. loud music, so if someone is used to listening to music at full volume, you have to quit! Continue reading