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
Pregnancy and Pets. What can be the care of Pets during pregnancy?
Many pregnant women have Pets – cats, dogs, Guinea pigs, turtles, fishes, birds and other animals that lives in the house for years and often enjoy the right of full-fledged family member. The content of any animal in the house is connected with great responsibility and many worries for their owners: “smaller brothers” need to regularly feed, walk with them, to monitor their health. Is it possible to care for a pet during pregnancy, is not whether the danger of close contact with animals for the health of the mother and fetus?
The reasons for such concern is quite logical and understandable: it is no secret that animals are carriers of many infections and the most common cause of allergic reactions. Unfortunately, there are situations in which a pregnant woman is undesirable not only care, but generally any contact with a pet :
Allergic to animals . During pregnancy many women experience the first symptoms of allergies to animals, have long been living in the apartment. This is due to specific changes of the immune system in the body of the expectant mother. Allergen, i.e. the direct cause of an allergic reaction may be the excrement of the animal, its coat, sweat, saliva and other body fluids evaporating from the body surface of your pet in the air of the apartment. Sometimes there is an Allergy not on the animal itself, and on attributes of care, for example, feed for fish and birds. Continue reading
In three weeks I went to town, got into the Internet and made many discoveries! It turned out that it is thrush that you can and want to feed him a mash, I didn’t have to pick it up, then parents would continue to feed him and what to let go of the monster cannot. Live blackbirds in captivity for 20 years, so we must somehow learn to live together.
Grozdanic not yet learned to fly, we walked on the site is free. But once he went off the side of the house, as usual, and in the direction of the nearest fishing line and disappeared. Until one night we went on line, called him, but to no avail. Thought more we’ll see of him. What was our joy when the next day we saw him on the lawn around the house! I offered him his favorite berry honeysuckle, as he pounced on them! Hungry, poor fellow!
Had to build an enclosure to this problem.
And I’m beginning to think that it would be good to have another one drozdik to our not so boring to sit in a cage. Because he us a tail went. And here on the rat forum (I still have a rat) there was an announcement that found a young thrush-Fieldfare with a broken wing, catalogonuevo urgently where-that to attach! The next day I went for a drozdik, returned with him to the cottage, and my daughter shows me just selected the cat thrush-belobrovik. So we became three thrush Redwing was great, absolutely wild, with fieldfares he had not worked. And the damage was not serious. So we cured and released. And rabeneck are very good together. The second Fieldfare called Zeus, decided that he was a boy, a girl Hera. Well so we thought. Maybe in the spring I can find out if we are right Continue reading