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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Feeding newborn puppies
The period from the birth of a puppy to the introduction of "adult" food is the most critical, especially during the first weeks. It depends on the physical development and…

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Physical examination of a cat
Finding out exactly what the problem with the health of the cat, can be a daunting task. To solve it, the veterinarian needs to conduct a general inspection of the…

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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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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

Trip to the country

Hot days have come, and now the whole family randomly runs around the apartment, trying not to forget all the most necessary things to go to their beloved summer cottage. After all, there is fresh air, open space, a vegetable garden, someone has a bath, fishing, barbecues … Stop! Have you forgotten about your pet? Sending Favorite to the country – a responsible event, which must be well prepared. Continue reading

Feeding newborn puppies
The period from the birth of a puppy to the introduction of "adult" food is the most critical, especially during the first weeks. It depends on the physical development and…

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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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