Like people, dogs require a balanced diet containing all the important components for an active life, including proteins, fats, carbohydrates, vitamins, minerals and trace elements in the correct proportions.
Of course, it is possible to prepare their own dog food. Then it is very difficult to observe the necessary proportions: properly cook meat, they add essential vitamins, minerals, especially calcium and phosphorus. It requires a lot of time, labor and knowledge.
Finished feed is the most reliable means to ensure healthy, fully corresponding to the breed of the animal food. Since the dog perceives and loves the habits, it is necessary from an early age to feed prepared food.A wide range of finished feed will save you time, give balanced nutrition and satisfy the tastes of any dog.
The transition to a different kind of feed should happen gradually. The new feed should be mixed into ordinary food in small portions at first, gradually increasing.
The main beverage and healthy adult dog is fresh water. Give milk lactating dogs and puppies. Vital need for dogs in liquid covered by drinking water and moisture, 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
Caring for Pets: cats, dogs and others is an integral part of the lives of most people. Because almost every house there are animals, and there are even representatives of the present exotics: iguanas, snakes, monkeys. But most often people get more familiar animals: cats.
These furry creatures have become inseparable members of the family. They cheer up when we are sad, relieve stress, when we are literally reeling with emotion. But we also need to care for the cats, although they are by nature very clean creatures.
Some people are strongly against to keep the cat where there is a child. Such people are convinced that cats will be more harm to the child. How much these fears are justified and whether the animals in the house – we take a closer look at.
Cat and child: threat or useful friendship?
Every child, seeing the street puppy or kitten, instinctively pulls the handle to a curious creature. For a child it’s not just cat or animal. With the proper education it will be both loyal and reliable friends. Continue reading