In recent years, the world is rapidly spreading fashion on dwarf pet pigs. Now on the streets of America, Europe and recently Russia you can meet people, walkers on a leash little pigs – a some miniature pigs to doghill.
Mini-Pigi — product of breeding, without human intervention on the land they would not be. Experiments on the breeding of mini pigs was conducted from 1950-ies. As source material the Germans used valabregue Vietnamese pig and, as a result of long selection, came to the following results, the smallest and therefore the most expensive was bergstresser knit (translation – little critter), its weight is 6-15 lbs. But the Americans with their eternal gigantomania still prefer villabruna Vietnamese pig. Representatives of this breed are brown or black and sometimes reach a weight of 100kg.
Mini-Pigi little sick, and also do not shed and do not cause allergies, so that they can keep even the asthmatics. Mini-Pigi – ideal pet, unpretentious, smart and dedicated. They do not show aggression toward humans and other Pets. “If the dog is submissive slavish subservience, the hypocritical cat, monkey crafty, swinish behavior in a very meaningful way: the good and the affection she responds with devotion and diligence, and for the offense tries not to stay in debt,” wrote the naturalist Centrist. Pigs are the third (after dolphins and primates) in ten animals with the highest intelligence. Lifespan a some miniature pigs to doghill is 15-20 years. Continue reading
Maine Coon – an amazing breed of cat that causes reverence and awe. These giants were bred in America (the largest companion cats among cats) combines awesome power, exquisite gracefulness and good-natured character.
The history of the breed counts about 150 years. North America considers these cats to their national pride. Some sources found other name — the Maine Coon cat. Around Maine coons legends.
Some write that the breed is the fruit of love raccoon mom and cat dad which is indicated by a fluffy striped tail, others argue that the sins of the North American lynx and the cat, tassels on the ears are the proof.
What scientists say a categorical disagreement, leading to serious arguments: species mismatch and as a consequence the impossibility of crossing. In reality, genetics have proven that this breed is the result of natural selection, and the characteristics formed by the features of the harsh climate of the North American States. In frosty winters, they just need fluffy fur and large size.
Mental development of the Maine Coon or slightly inferior to their appearance. They are very smart, think things through, both highly intelligent, creatures. After the birth of Pope kittens-cats care about pohistveni less than the cat. His dedication to these animals resemble dogs, they feel the mood and character of the owner. Continue reading
Some animals possess a certain skill set and amazing mind, which is mind-boggling. Who else can identify where the members of your family by smell, have a Photographic memory and the ability to memorize sequences of numbers, and also to navigate in the world without using a guide but only with the tip of his beak? These are just some examples of how animals meet or exceed people’s intelligence. Read more about 7 most intelligent animals, and you will learn why they deserve our respect.
7th place – a pigeon . While most people need several types of maps and a compass to find their way home after a long journey, the homing pigeon to return from a very long trip (over 1100 km) do not need any guide. However, in reality, they have little gadget. According to research at the University of Frankfurt, pigeons have iron-containing structure of the beak, which helps them feel the Earth’s magnetic field, regardless of their movement and posture. Thus, they can easily determine their geographical position. The results of the study also show that the magnetic susceptibility is present in other birds.
6th place – Ants . Despite its size, there are mnogonatsionaljnostj of ants, which possess amazing abilities. One of the most impressive is the mycocepurus smithii, which lives in the forests of the Amazon. Continue reading