Insects are the largest class of invertebrates on the planet, there are more than a million species. Of course, without them, life on Earth is impossible, but a huge number of insects are parasitic way of life with which humanity is at war from time immemorial. There are also safe for us, but dangerous for animals insects, but most parasites do not liberately.
Varieties of insect pests
Parasites differ from symbioses complete opposite – they simply kill the host organism that gives them life. Why are so arranged by nature – it is not clear, apparently the management of populations.
Parasites worsen the overall health of the animal, can also transfer infectious disease.
Conditionally they can be divided into 2 types – ectoparasites and endoparasites. The first live inside the body (worms, larvae), developing before the end of a cycle, the latter only injure the skin surface (blood-sucking). Ectoparasites in some sense more enjoyable drank blood and flew (as a rule, it is a female, and the blood is not them, and for posterity), but endoparasites can live a month and two under the animal’s skin and in internal organs like stomach and colon. The larvae of the gadfly even prefer to spend under the skin of the host throughout the winter. Continue reading
So you’ve decided to buy a decorative bird. In fact, you already have taken care about many things, for example, chose for bogushevitch name, decided on the location of the cell, went through a lot of information on the Internet about a particular kind of bird. This way you can have an opinion on the readiness to plunge into the world of pet birds. However, don’t be too hasty. There are lots of issues that potential owners can learn only after you purchase the bird. And how sometimes they wish about and didn’t know it in advance.
Ten facts you should know before you buy a decorative bird
If you read the article to the end, you probably will be able to understand what you actually need for poultry keeping in the house. You might be shocked by how radically you have to change your life if you take home a feathered friend.
You may have to acquire new cookware. Widely used as a nonstick coating Teflon can be deadly to birds. At the time of heating the coating emits toxic substances that can kill your bird in just a minute. This means that you have to spend money and replace all cookware with Teflon on pans and pots made of stainless steel or any other safe material. Continue reading
Three-month age of your pet is a responsible period. This time, when the owners plan to transfer kids to new food. Why now? Experts believe that the purchase of puppies in age of 45 days, i.e. one and a half months. Experienced breeders believe that the best buy is the age of two months. The first time the new owners feed the pet food to which they are accustomed. This mode allows you to avoid bowel problems.
One month is a sufficient period of time to adapt the baby in the new house. Now you can start gradually transition your puppy on the food that the new owner considers more appropriate. What to choose for dogs three months of age? You can use finished feed intended for puppies. Moreover, you should choose products of premium class, because it, despite the high price, will provide your baby with all the necessary products.
Experience dogs gadflies shows that many owners place their bets on food cooked by yourself. This choice is valid, as long as the diet is balanced and suited to pupils of this age. Continue reading
Question about feeding – one of the most important for any owner of a Pekingese. And, seemingly, everyone knows that a dog loves meat, but doubts are inevitable. How the baby will cope with a piece of tough beef? What if he hurt raw meat? And have meat only with broth or separately? – These and many other problems beset the owners of novice. And I do want to treat your pet with something tasty! To make a nice baby…
But stop! Before you feed your Pekingese is another delicacy You should clearly understand that this can quickly spoil your dog. Dogs-lions, seemed to feel their Imperial origin and tend to very picky in food. Quite a few times to give up the slack and replace food in the bowl for something more fragrant and delicious. Your Pekingese will consider it self-evident, and even won’t look at definitely useful vegetables or dry food.
Menu Pekingese depends on the age, condition of dogs and even the time of year. In the summer heat appetite in dogs is reduced, but to worry about the fact that Your pet ate and the half portion is not necessary. Better in advance to reduce its caloric content, and possibly size. Continue reading
Four years ago two months of the Gosling was hit by a motorcycle. Bones were broken, but the neck was heavily damaged skin, hanging in flaps. Cutting it was a pity, I decided to treat.
Treated the wound, cut the feathers, folded the flaps of skin and a neatly stitched with silk threads. (Wounds can be treated with a solution of potassium permanganate, furatsilina hydrogen peroxide, that you have at hand). Seam is smeared with green paint and sprinkled sulfanilamide. Injection bitsillina-3. The seam was treated with green paint daily. After a week the wound healed up, and when the crust fell off, the seam could be found only by touch. Gosling grew up in beautiful gander.
Last year on our musk duck was attacked by a dog and gnawing on his forearm muscle tissue to the bone. The wound was terrible. Since the other Drake was not, had to rescue the victim. Treated the wound, obkololi on the limits of novocaine, smeared with green paint and sprinkled sulfanilamide. Hope for a favorable outcome almost was not, so very much, the bird has suffered. Three days Drake sat in the corner of the barn, did not drink, did not eat, Continue reading