Many pet owners mistakenly believe that if their pet never goes outside, fleas are not afraid of him. Unfortunately, it is not so. Let’s first examine what are fleas and what are the ways of infection.
Fleas are of two types – “continuous”, that is, those that remain on the animal and those who attack, bite, drink blood and after go back to his habitat. The latter is known as “grass fleas”, thus they can live not only in grass but also in the animal litter, and even in a secluded corner under the baseboard. Their main feature is a temporary stay on the animal.
Grass fleas are attacking all indiscriminately – and to dogs and cats, and rabbits, and on human beings, while permanent fleas often (but not always!) are selective, being largely species-specific (cat fleas, dog fleas, fleas rabbits, etc.)
Persistent fleas, as a rule, greatly inferior in jumping ability as its “herbal” relatives, and their infection occurs mainly through contact with sick animals. At the same time, to herbal pick up fleas almost anywhere, and even if the animal is not facing the street, it is still at risk, as fleas can be brought into the home on shoes and clothing.
What are the dangers of fleas and what are the symptoms?
Fleas can become infected animal of any age and breed. While infecting the animal concerned, itches,bites. When combing hair, you can see the fleas and their excrement, as well as the so-called “flea house”. Continue reading
For a start look at what is usually meant by the phrase “love for animals”. This will help to understand, about education what qualities you need to think in the first place, as the children to love animals as in adults, is expressed in deeds .
It is important for each animal respect and care. That way man manifests love for quadrupeds, birds and reptiles. Therefore, no matter how small it may be, it is necessary to explain, to tell and show how to care for and to care for the animals.
Communication with our Pets brings joy to children, but this is not the only positive result. Children who from an early age begin to help adults take care of animals, learn responsibility earlier and know how to correctly calculate the forces. In addition, they know the concept of debt, and therefore it is easier for them to carry out tasks and assignments, even if they do not want. Work the skills learned in the care of Pets.
Additionally, children who grow up in families where they keep Pets, they learn to Express their feelings and show them. Watching fondled the cat, and the dog jumps for joy when his master returned, the children understand how important it is to show love to loved ones.
Not skazati about the therapeutic action of communicating with animals. Pets help adults relieve stress, and children to experience their first disappointments. There are whole areas of treatment and rehabilitation of children in whom the main drug are not pills and devices, and horses and dolphins.
So to decide whether to teach the child the instinct, not need the benefits of such a Dating is too obvious to dismiss. Continue reading
Animal companions (aka Pets or Pets )  (eng. companion animals )    — the term used to refer to Pets. which man contains in his house to communicate and get positive emotions. Such Pets are contrasted, thus, farm animals. which contain to obtain meat and dairy products, wool, etc. and as work animals.
To a certain extent the animal companion can also be recognized and working cattle: horse. donkey. camel. elephant (in India ), and llama (in South America ). In many fairy tales and folk tales are horses — often magical — able to communicate with the rider in human language and endowed with no less intelligence, which is almost a full-fledged companions for riders, not just a living transport. Horses in recent years, many also began to contain as companion animals (in the modern sense of the term). The tradition of elephant husbandry in this capacity (for example as cult animals) in India is quite ancient.
The most popular Pets are distinguished by their tolerant attitude to humans and playful nature, have an attractive appearance or beautifully sung.
Animals-companionable part of human civilization for a long time. In particular, dogs are still in the stone age have become partners of people on the hunt. The cat (according to reports) was domesticated approximately 9,500 years ago. At the same time were domesticated horse and camel. Continue reading