Not so long ago in training adhere to an authoritarian parenting style by using punishment as a measure to “fix” the dog. I want to believe that such an approach in the past. Today more and more supporters among the so-called motivational training. But do not forget that although training methods have changed over time, the structure and principles of functioning of a dog’s psyche is always the same.
To train a dog – all the same what to learn to talk with a man from another country. Both need to learn to understand the language of each other. We have three ways in which we can communicate, body language, voice and touch.
Body language in the animal world the most important way of communication. The dog is very closely watching the movements of the master therefore, when you give a voice command, watch what visual signals you send your dog. For example, the command “wait”, do not look her in the eye, try to freeze as much as possible that the dog has no reason to be, close to you. Conversely, when you want to call the dog, complete the command excitatory gestures, take a few extra steps back and you like pull the dog up to him more.
OKD – domestic system of dog training developed by the father of Russian service dog, Vsevolod Vasilyevich Yazykov of nearly 100 years ago. After the civil war it was decided to mass recruitment of dogs for the army, created a group of dogs, sappers and saboteurs (destruction of enemy military equipment). Languages have developed educational and disciplinary cycle (specialists) for training service dogs, which subsequently became the BAS system. It is remarkable that for so many decades, the curriculum has not changed. Continue reading
If you cannot imagine your trip without your pet, or the circumstances are such that you need room to train the animal, you need certainly to prepare for this voyage, the journey was not for you and for the animal drama.
Rules of transportation by train all kinds of small animals and birds admit of the above categories for transportation in all cars, except SV, and except for transportation in cars of the raised comfort. For the transport of animals you can use cages, containers, baskets that are placed on the ground for hand Luggage.
The weight of the animal determines the cost of the ticket on the train for him: for animal weight up to 20 kg the owner buys a ticket for 20 kg of Luggage, and if the animal weighs more than 20 kg, then the payment on actual weight. On commuter trains animals you can carry by buying them a ticket to the suburban ticket office.
When transported in the train of large animals weighing over 20 kg must be complied with certain rules. Dogs must be muzzled, must have a leash, train ticket, a veterinary reference. Such animals can be transported in the cargo compartment in the specially adapted containers, and required the presence of chaperones that will be in the same car. In addition to the Luggage compartment,large animals may be transported outside the vestibule, which is usually in the first behind the locomotive the wagon, under the supervision of chaperones.
When transporting animals in the train, the owner must have, in addition to the ticket on the train for the animal veterinary certificate and passport, which must be stamped on vaccinations. Continue reading
In the life of 37-year-old teacher of Latin American dances Jack Heathcote one, but a very big passion. He “fell ill” with aquariums nearly three decades ago, when 9-year-old boy visited the aquarium in Blackpool.
A couple of years ago, Jack bought a 5 bedroom house in Nottingham and he built in the basement of the largest in the UK home aquarium. The aquarium is right under the living room and has the same size as the room: 3.75 x 3.8 meters and a height of 2.1 meter. Three walls are the walls of the Foundation of the house, and the fourth, made of very strong glass, serves as a viewing window through which you can admire the underwater world of Jack Hickok.
All of them, as the selection, inhabitants of tropical seas and rivers. In the pool Jack prehosted two catfish, three 60-inch PACU, a few pangasius, the pale tussock is very harmful, two alligatorfish pike, 8 huge manta rays and two turtles decoratig. In the very near future he is going to buy two silver arowan considered the most, perhaps, a beautiful aquarium fish.
Underwater world – this is the world Jack Hickok. He lives alone, he does not even have TV. Jack replaced his exotic fish, which he is ready to watch for hours.
Fish needs careful care. Approximately, every two weeks, Jack puts on a mask and fins and down through the hatch in the floor of the living room, makes cleaning in the pool. Since feeding problems – he feeds them every 2-3 days. The hardest to change, cityvarsity pool water. Of course, Jack doesn’t change all of 22 thousand liters of water, which holds the aquarium, because it will take even with its special high-pressure hose is not less than a day, but in parts. Continue reading