In Lapland, as domestic cattle do not use horses, because they are absolutely meaningless to life in the climatic conditions of the area. If we talk about other animals – large horned and small cattle, occasionally the Sami people are buying goats, cows or sheep on the warm summer season in order to consume their milk. In winter, they have to cut into the meat and fur, because to feed the cattle and care for him very problematic.
Traditionally, important for the residents of the Lapland animals, which are not found outside the country are the reindeer “rangiferi”. It’s a Latin name of a deer appeared from the Swedish word “rengi”, “rangi”, which are often on a par with say “rheen” to understand what people are saying about Northern reindeer. The word rangi or raengi not of Sami origin, as the reindeer-means is called “Herki” or “Puatze”.
The main difference between reindeer can is that on his head instead of two, is three horns. I mean of course not that the third horn growing out of my head, no. This is the offshoot that grows from the horns. It happens that the horns in the deer – four. That is, from kathipara grows forward through the process. This characteristic reindeer and one of the main differences it from others.
On the horns of a reindeer is down, this becomes especially noticeable in the time of their shifts. In addition, the reindeer is distinguished by the fact that his legs are much shorter than the average deer and a little thicker. We can say that the feet of a deer similar to mad cow. Hooves they also round and split in two, as can be seen in bulls.
The color of the reindeer differs from the usual, mostly it is grey with an ashy shade. White spots are on the sides, on the withers and belly of the animal. At the bottom of the neck reindeer grow long enough hair, as can be seen, for example, a goat. But it cannot be called ruminants, like deer – artiodactyls. These are wild animals, live in herds, and still they can be found in the woods or on the field of Lapland. Tamed offspring could be called Pets, they are docile, kind and obedient. Lapland they quietly and peacefully grazing on pasture in large herds. Continue reading
There are many unique dogs. There are small breeds that are also referred to as decorative, and there is quite a large and massive – for example rare sheepdogs and cattle dogs.
Rare breed small dogs
There are in the world the dogs of small breed, the existence of which few people know, because in total there are less than a hundred individuals in each breed. This is due in some cases with poor breeding, some with lower interest to a certain breed breeders, there may be other reasons.
The Affenpinscher is a bright representative of decorative rare dogs. Its appearance is quite unusual. Energetic little Affenpinscher is covered by sufficiently stiff, shaggy and long hair. To its owner this agile dog with a cheerful disposition always becomes a great friend.
To a few small rocks and is part Chinese crested dog. Her body completely naked, and on his head emblazoned peerless woolen hair. Sometimes the wool is present on tips of paws and tail. There are representatives of this breed, completely covered with fine fur.
Despite the increased popularity of small dogs, not all of them are available to anyone. Such rare decorative species are the Petit Barbason, Brussels Griffon and Belgian Griffon. These dogs funny face with big round eyes and a distinct “mustache and beard”. In Russia danceparty extremely rare. Continue reading
The dog is the most true and faithful friend of man. But there is a breed that is just made for existence with people. What dogs are the most kind and smart?
Very good and smart dogs
We offer you the top 10 of the most kind and intelligent of dog breeds in the world:
1. Collie . In Scotland this breed is recognized not only friendly, but also very smart. Earlier these dogs were used as shepherds, and the animals they pastured is even better than people! Even Jill collie will not allow her to bite or attack too much, so kindness is practically in the genes, and attempts to develop aggression were failed.
These dogs are very shy and not trust immediately, but if you manage to win the trust (and make it easy, you just need to become collie friend), you will experience the loyalty and affection your pet. Collie is pretty quiet, but require attention, care and affection. The perfect pet for those who dream about a dog-friend.
2 . Newfoundland is a fairly large working dog originating from Canada with awesome appearance: long hair, massive body and paws. But in fact by nature these dogs are very calm, they bark very rarely, never attack first.
This dog is ideal for families, because it will become a full member. Parting with the hosts for such a painful breed,they are so loyal that will follow you everywhere. Newfoundland is incredibly resourceful and intelligent, he literally feels all and at any moment will come to the rescue. The dog always tries to please the owners so that will do for all. With other Pets, these dogs get along quickly and easily. Continue reading