FINCHES (Lonchura), a genus of birds of the family of finches weaverbirds. Clever movable birds. About 30 species. Common in South-East Asia, Australia, Africa, the Islands of the Malay archipelago. The inhabitants of open landscapes, they live among vegetation on the ground, in dense thickets along the edge of the forest plantations, and in gardens and parks. For most typical variegated plumage, males and females are colored alike. Often kept flocks, sometimes large flocks. Breeds in separate pairs. In a clutch of 2-4 eggs. The Chicks hatch after two weeks. They are fed by both parents the larvae by regurgitating from foods of goiter. After the Chicks leave the nest, the parents for some time you finish with them. Song Finch quiet, melodious, with a distinctive “ticking” sounds — “tili-tili-Li”. Finches have long been popular among fans of pet birds. Attracted by their beautiful exotic plumage, friendly to man, as well as the ability to breed in captivity.
Over 400 years old and contains cells diluted in a Japanese mannikin. It is kept in captivity for breeding, and quite often used as a “babysitter” — for rearing of Chicks of other finches and waxbills. The ancestors of Japanese wild finches lived in the Philippines, where were China and Japan. In Europe it is known as potted birds from the 18th century. On a par with Japanese in cells soderjat bred the largest of the finches — the panache, or rice finches. Continue reading
It should be remembered that, depending on your financial situation , you can feed only high-quality (expensive) dry food or natural products with the addition of vitamin-mineral tablets. Feeding cheap dry food can lead to tragic consequences for your pet at any age.
To feed the puppy always the same time. Uneaten food should always be clean. The puppy is just a bowl of pure water. The bowl of water should remain with the puppy throughout the day.
The main component in the diet of puppy and dog is raw meat. Protein located in meat, are necessary for building muscles of your puppy, give the puppy a growth, strength, health. Taking into account specifics of the gastro-intestinal tract, metabolism in the puppy meat it should be lean. You can give the beef. Puppy give beef cut into small pieces. Meat can partially replace fish products. Offal (lungs, liver, brain, heart) are given only in cooked form and in the amount of 1.5 times the portion of meat. Tripe – raw, cut into chunks.
From dairy products in the diet of the dog should prevail cottage cheese and yogurt, are good for puppies and adult dogs. Yogurt, kefir and cheese, and also togiamana products should be given the puppy’s brand fresh.
It is useful to add in puppy food eggs, which are given in raw form(just the yolk) or scrambled eggs. At the age of 1-2 months can be given one egg per week. then give no more than two eggs a week to avoid allergies. Continue reading