In the dog family of about 40 species of animals like wolves, coyotes, jackals, foxes, Arctic foxes, wild and domestic dogs. Almost all dog — clever and skillful hunters. They have an elongated snout with strong jaws, which is convenient to reach for the victim in the pursuit and to apply her many sharp teeth biting, until she falls from his wounds. For fast running dog has got sturdy body and long strong legs with powerful blunt claws.
The gray wolf
Ordinary, or gray, wolf — “the face” of the canine and Central view of the large kind of wolves. Big, strong and ruthless predator, the wolf inhabits the whole Northern part of the Earth’s land, from the tundra of the far North of Eurasia and North America to the Arabian desert and the Indian jungle. In winter hungry wolves gather in large flocks to hunt for large prey: moose, deer, wild boar. The pack led by the alpha male — the strongest and most experienced wolf. In the pack only the alpha male and his spouse, substance wolf, better offspring. Cubs feed the whole pack. In the summer, when it’s easier to find food, the wolf pack often break, and the wolves live alone.
Living in different conditions, the wolves look different. Forest wolves, the inhabitants of dense thickets, are darker than their cousins from the southern desert, which hides in the sand light gray-beige wool. In the tundra and in the eternal Arctic ice there live the large Arctic wolves. Spending most of the year in the snow, these wolves became white. Summer in the tundra for the wolves of Novodevichy is small and similar to mice rodents lemmings, and hares, and arriving on nesting geese. Continue reading
As already mentioned in the introductory article, there are some dog breeds that have the morphological characteristics cannot be attributed with certainty to any particular group, and the known sources do not provide information about their true origin. In most cases, this is a very old breed with dominant genetic characteristics, and their Constitution says about participation in their creation of different dog breeds. The selection of these species in a separate group due to the loss of their purely operational qualities, these dogs became just Pets. Today they are small animals, convenient for the maintenance in the house, alive and playful decorating a man’s life. For this purpose, these little and funny dogs people and contains from the time of the Roman Empire. Especially widespread were these dogs in the era of feudalism, the medieval nobility. We often see images of these dogs in ancient frescoes, tapestries and paintings which give us the possibility to track changes. them appearance. Some of these species have been long extinct, but others are perfectly preserved to our days, and, further, due to the fragmentation of life of the modern citizen, the popularity of small dogs continues to grow. Most of these dwarf breeds have long hair that allows us to give them the most various form and appearance. Among them however there are also larger
breeds, for example the Yugoslav Dalmatian dog.
Poodle (Caniche French breed). It is not known exactly when and how did the poodle. Most likely, this breed of dogs was bred in France based setter bearded Barbe, with whom the poodle have a lot in common. The poodle is a cheerful and lively dog, extremely agile, very intelligent, with keen and watchful eye, always expressing joy to its owner. Poodles have a remarkable ability to learn a variety of tricks, they willingly accept in a circus troupe. Characteristic for the breed’s Continue reading
The other day in Bishkek brought the remains of an ancient animal, who two weeks ago was found near lake Issyk-Kul. Now scientists need to answer: whose is actually the bones of a mammoth or other animal.
Why the mammoths died out? One of the main hypotheses of the prehistoric giants died because they simply had nothing to eat. To solve this mystery in the near future, probably closer scientists from Kyrgyzstan. The other day in Bishkek brought the remains of an ancient animal, who two weeks ago was found near lake Issyk-Kul. Now scientists need to answer: whose are the bones of a mammoth or someone else? Different opinions listened to the correspondent of “MIR 24” Egor Orlov.
Erlan Kulatov of this route knows from childhood. Every day herding sheep back here. But recently, the habitual way of life has changed. Shepherd also now known all over the country. He found the bones of a mammoth, or mastodon. The tusks, teeth and skull. But the value of the findings to rate was not immediately apparent. The slopes of the ravine due to the rains could collapse at any moment. Had to wait for good weather.
The hype here is not used. The village of eagle, in spite of its proud name, nothing special is not allocated. Residents of thousand. Basically all livestock Yes apples and pears. Now, the journalists will come, the scientists.
“Really, it’s all a surprise for us. This once again proves that in ancient times there were such mammoths. Especially in our area. It’s very interesting,” – says a resident of the village of eagle Baktybek Mambetov. Continue reading