You need to take into account if you want to take a cat or dog from a shelter? Important tips to future owners gives the representative Upstage the animal shelter Labās Mājas Lolita Rosa, in cooperation with the School owners of Purine.
1. First seriously weigh the pros and cons! In life you will have many important events: holidays, travel, wedding, birth, disease, education. But whatever happens, there will be one more important thing: you will be responsible for the animal, which you cannot betray. If you are aware of this and do not doubt your decision, then go ahead – you will succeed.
2. Be prepared to adapt! Together with the advent of four-legged pet in the house will be wool, sand, and possibly nibbled or scratched things and furniture. Taking the dog, every day, in any weather it needs a walk. In the case of cats every day you need to clean the litter box. The dog will need to train the cat to accept this for what it is. Sweet and calm. Naughty and harmful. But, believe me, it will pay off! The animal will give you a sea of positive emotions and sincere love.
3. Be prepared for the expense! Your pet needs quality nutrition. Cats need sand in the toilet, dogs before 1 July 2016 need to implant an electronic chip, the animals need zaregistrirovali there is annual fee. Animals should be vaccinated regularly, get rid of the worms, treating against parasites – will have to reckon with the cost of vet services. Continue reading
All kids love animals or sooner or later begin to beg their parents to a kitten, puppy or Guinea pig. But many adults see in the pet more problems than joy. So whether or not to get four-legged friend? We will try to list the pros and cons.
The role of animals in child development
Pet brings not only joy, but also has an impact on child development. If parents ask the child to care for animals, it teaches him to be organized and disciplined. Although the main advantage of pet is that it becomes a true friend, whom the child perceives as a companion and share with him their thoughts. Therefore, psychologists recommend to have a pet in families where the parents can’t spend much time with the child.
Communicating with your four-legged friend, kid constantly experiencing positive emotions. He learns to care for the animal and the environment in General. He realizes that there are beings weaker than him that need careful treatment and protection. In the end, it develops kindness, sense of beauty, and even social communication skills.
Duties of the child
Many parents agree to take in your pet house only on the condition that the child will take on the burden of worries about it. What really sposobnye in this case? If the kid is only 3-4 years, do not count on much help from his side. Continue reading
At some point every kid definitely appeals to parents with a request to start a in the house dog or cat. But this is not always possible – do not allow the size of the apartment, my mom’s allergic. And let’s see what the psycho-emotional development of the child mean animals.
Man is part of nature, holding the mind. People came out of the animal Kingdom and have to attain harmony with the world completely different than animals. However, people from ancient times used the “instinctive adaptation” of animals: imitating their habits in hunting, in dancing, putting on their skins, bearing amulets with their image.
Animals, therefore, have always been an example of survival and adaptation to the surrounding world. helped the ancients survive.
The child’s relationship to the animal has many similarities with the attitude of ancient people to the animal. The child does not show even a trace of arrogance, which subsequently encourages the adult civilized man to separate the sharp feature of a private nature from any other animal. Without hesitation, the child gives the animal full equivalence (think “picture family”, where the dog has been a full and important member), his uncontrolled emotions he feels, perhaps, more akin to the animal than him seeming mysterious and incomprehensible to the adult.
Animals are very close to children, they easily identify themselves with them (“Hey, Mom, I’ll be your little doggy Friend?”), this allows you to build your own picture of the world, despite the concreteness of their thinking (remember Dasha Panther). Experiencing fear and anxiety in relation to parents and adults, children can transfer this attitude to animals, each of which has its symbolic meaning. Continue reading