A unique pet you can have, if the house is child-preschooler?
On may 23, the world celebrates world turtle day. It is an environmental holiday that is intended to attract the attention of people in the world to the problems of endangered species, particularly sea turtles. And for us it is also a good occasion to discuss whether in response to requests from the child about a pet instead of a cat or dog to have a reptile, amphibian, mollusk, or more unusual animal?
Unusual pet in the family appears for a variety of reasons. For example, the baby or someone from adult members of the family may be allergic to wool, what cats, dogs, hamsters and Guinea pigs are not suitable as nearest neighbors. Others think that amphibians or similar require less care and trouble than, for example, a dog. Some are afraid to get too attached to a pet and think, what if something happens sad to lose a cold snail baby will not hurt so much, like a warm living cat. Finally, someone just heartily like frogs, newts, or turtles. That’s an unusual pet you can have, if the house is child-preschooler?
Turtle. These animals are terrestrial and aquatic, respectively, at home they should live in the cage with the lamp or in the aquarium. They can’t feed homemade food, it means that you always pricesantibiotics about natural nutrition. Continue reading
Chimpanzee kanzi at the age of 29 years knows about 450 words and can communicate with humans via computer. Every day he uses about 30-40 words. Pigs have excellent memory and intuition, they respond to their name and understand the meaning of some other words. They have a complicated social structure, and they better solve tests on thinking than some primates.
Parrot Jaco is considered a very intelligent bird. This kind of parrot is striking in its intelligence and loyalty. So, Alex the parrot, which deals with an American scientist Irene Pepperberg from the University of Arizona, distinguishes about 50 different objects. And fluent and able to logically explain the distinction between different objects.
Elephants are highly intelligent and emotional creatures. They mourn their dead relatives and sometimes can recognize them by the tusks and the skull. Day and night they lie dead relatives, until they begin to decompose.
Sea lions also are animals who can think logically. Seven-year sea lion Rio proved the existence of logical thinking by means of special tests, which determined that if a=b and b=c then a=c.
A chimpanzee known for her sposobnostyami thinking. Recently it became known that they even plan their future, in advance pondering their next steps. Continue reading
Leptospirosis is a zooantroponoznyh natural focal infection home, fishing, many species of wild animals and humans.
Leptospirosis sick of large horned cattle, pigs, horses, sheep, goats, deer, dogs, foxes, Arctic foxes and animals of other species. The pathogen Leptospira are released from the body of the sick animal and infect microporosity water, feed, pastures, soil, litter, and other environmental media through which healthy animals become infected. Among these factors of transmission water way is the main. Animals become infected by drinking place, eating the corpses of rodents or feed by infected urine of these rodents. Perhaps intrauterine infection in cattle, sheep and pigs. Proved the possibility of transmission through sexual contact.
Sources and reservoirs of pathogenic leptospires are both agricultural and wild animals. They excrete the pathogen into the environment in different ways: urine, feces, milk, semen, through the lungs, with expirations from the genitals.
Leptospira penetrate into the human or animal body via damaged skin (scratches, cuts, wounds, bites),nasal and oral mucous membranes, eyes, genital tract and through the digestive tract. The disease occurs at any time of the year. Continue reading