Why a cat breathes with an open mouth
Like any other mammal, a cat can sometimes use its mouth to get oxygen. This can occur for physiological reasons. For example, in a stuffy room, an open mouth in…

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Wolves and dogs: degree of kinship between wild and domestic animals
Practically any person will answer where the man’s best friends came from - dogs. These pets certainly descended from the wolf, but at what point was their life course divided…

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What is the advantage of small dogs
People who decide to have a four-friend, often leaning toward small decorative dogs. Yes, this is understandable, because to keep a large dog in the conditions of a city apartment,…

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On holiday with a pet
Taking a pet with you on vacation is a responsible decision, since it is necessary for the pet to create all the conditions for comfortable living and moving, to carry…

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Raccoon-poloskun: cheerful clean

Rings on the tail
We often hear, especially from hunters, that raccoons live in our forests. However, with the same success it can be said that lions or tigers live in Central Russia. Because the animal from our forests is not a raccoon, but a raccoon dog, which was once imported from the Far East. There is a definite similarity, but, as they say, “a pig looks like a hedgehog, only the wool is not like that”! A real raccoon is the same relative to a dog, like a cat, that is, in general, no. Consequently, in the European part of Russia the raccoon is not fully inhabited, or rather, and not the raccoon at all, but the abbreviation: those who were too lazy to move their tongues, pronouncing the raccoon dog, reduced it to the first four letters. And she went to write the province, and still writes! Continue reading

How to teach a parrot to talk

Talking parrot in the house – a great joy. But how to teach a parrot to talk?
The most sociable birds are considered jaco. These small gray birds accurately copy the human voice, and by their tone you can immediately determine who the object of imitation is – a man or a woman. Amazons and Corella speak beautifully, but their speech is different from human. Good companions come from cockatoo and macaws. At one stage with them are wavy parrots, who, despite their small size, with proper training are willing to talk with the owners. Continue reading

Cat in your house

Among our favorite pets, the cat is one of the main places. This is a doctor, a psychologist, a best friend, a guard, and a mouse exterminator. She is very attached to the person, but at the same time, she recognizes only one owner. It is to him that the animal fully trusts, and for care and good attitude towards himself, he is paid with affection, devotion and affection. Continue reading

The smartest dog breeds
Behavioral biologist Frans de Waal argues that people tend to judge animals through the prism of their own ideas about the intellect and are therefore often mistaken. He is absolutely…

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Achatina snail
In domestic terrariums, humans contain turtles, lizards, newts, insects. Watching them is very interesting, especially after a busy day of work. Fatigue and nervous tension accumulated over the day, as…

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