In the Rostov region began spring vaccination of domestic animals
In the Rostov region began spring vaccination of domestic animals. Inoculation on year ensures, in particular, protection against rabies, vectors of which are foxes. The recent cases were reported in…

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Pets will be excellent teachers for your child
Not all parents are aware that Pets bring real benefit to its owner – they are the perfect teachers for young children. That is why sooner or later in adults,…

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In the state Duma drafted a list of dangerous dog breeds

A group of United Russia headed by the Chairman of the Committee for the protection of natural resources Eugene Tugolukov submitted to the state Duma the bill “About responsible treatment of animals”, containing innovations in this area.

In particular, first introduced the situation about their animal companions. Referred to them as usual for Russians, Pets – cats, dogs, horses, Guinea pigs and hamsters, and rare chameleon and arthropods. Animal companions include parrots and hawks.

There is a list of potentially dangerous breeds of dogs, the contents of which are set special requirements – training, compulsory registration, the paddock only with muzzle and leash. It includes American pit bull Terrier, South African Boerboel, Karelian bear dog, Caucasian shepherd, Anatolian Karabash, Alabai and American Staffordshire Terrier.

The bill establishes the responsibilities of pet owners to provide them with proper living conditions. Not allowed to torture animals, causing them beatings, mutilations, injuries, cruel killing of animals, instigation of animal on person or other animals. The list of conditions that permitted the killing of an animal: if it is incurable hurt, attacked a man and caused him harm (except service animals). Continue reading

Stick insects – Unusual Pets

Insects rarely kept as Pets. For some it is difficult to care, others look too unattractive. But the stick is another matter. In fact, they are most common among insects contained in the home. If you want to have a stick, you may find it at the pet store or the lover of exotic animals. Most stick insects come from tropical regions of Central and South America, Australia, Asia and Africa. In Europe and North America are inhabited by only few species.

It is best to buy stick insects . while they are still in the larval stage, but has already hosted several rope’s end. Make sure that all six legs of the insect intact and the whole body looks healthy. Ask the person from whom you bought it, about the rules of care for these insects. To take the stick insects home with you in a plastic box with a few holes in the lid for air. Inside the box place a few plants that stick insects could eat. Eventually they will need permanent housing.

This home can be rented tank with a special lid that allows access of air. Make sure the stick insects will be spacious enough. In close quarters they can’t feed themselves and can start to fight among themselves.

The ideal food for most stick insects will be currant leaves; some also eat the leaves of the Privet and rhododendron.Keep the leaves moist with a spray bottle for spraying plants. In addition, put in the aquarium a few sprigs that stick insects could climb on them. Some stick insects need to drink, so they constantly have to be in a shallow saucer of fresh water. Continue reading

The government will determine breeds of dogs, which will need to train

The government is going to determine breeds of dogs, which will need to be sure to train. The corresponding list will be included in a bill about responsible attitude to animals, which the state Duma is preparing to the second reading.

Now in document dangerous breeds is the American pit bull Terrier, Caucasian shepherd dog, South African Boerboel, Karelian bear dog, etc. and mixes of these breeds.

Instructor / dog trainer Alexey Vereschagin believes that the need to train all dogs. “In addition to the danger to others, the city can be dangerous for the dog. If you are not able to control the dog on a walk, it’s dangerous for you and the pet, and for all others, – he told on air of radio station “Moscow FM”. – I am against such lists. We will meet a huge number of stray dogs, which are very difficult to sign in this list be sure to train breeds. And the main thing – small dogs are often no less problematic”.

As writes “the Russian newspaper”. under the bill, the dog is “dangerous breed”, after reaching a certain age, have to be trained and get a degree “cultural dog”. Only after that, the pet owner will be allowed to live with him. Continue reading