Four-legged newborn baby is small, helpless baby, who requires special care and attention. In the first weeks of his life the puppy is fed exclusively on mother’s milk. It so happens that the puppies in the litter a lot, and milk the Mama dog is small and already by the end of the second week its not enough for a whole platoon of hungry little mouths. In this case, does not remain anything else how to translate puppy to lure.
Puppies three-week is already big children and to suckle them is quite real, even if their mothers really were out of milk.
What to feed a three-week puppies?
As foods it is best to use goat’s milk, it is believed that in its composition it is the most close to dog’s milk. The only problem is that to get goat’s milk in a metropolis is not always possible. In this case, alternatively, you can use formula with rice or look at pet stores the dog milk replacer designed for feeding newborn puppies of orphans.
At three weeks of age the puppies can lure not only formula milk, but also add to their diet of fish, meat and vegetable pyureshki, cottage cheese, porridge.
How to feed a three-week puppies?
In this vozrastaet already pretty smart and can be fed not only from the nipples. To check this, try dipping your finger in the mixture and put the four-legged terrors to be licked. The wisest immediately occupy the bowl. If your four-legged wards still refuse to eat independently, feed them from a bottle or from a syringe without a needle. As a rule, the representatives of the decorative breeds of dogs longer accustomed to self-eating. Continue reading
As a child we asked the parents to get a dog, a cat or even a hamster. Years passed and with the same requests our children. How to be: give the request to refuse or strongly? Try to understand this question.
To have a pet or not
Sooner or later the question arises about the institution pet. Sometimes the children. driven by the desire to gain four-legged friend bring the kittens from the street or lot and for a long time speak about how charming puppy gave a classmate on my birthday.
For pet, the child seems ready to do everything – from eating semolina to excellent study and explore all possible circles and sections. Of course, parents perfectly understand that and half of those promises will not be fulfilled, but all the same, though.
Let’s try to look at the situation from different points of view and to weigh all “for” and “against”.
The presence in the house, dog, parrot or fish positive influence on children here’s why: to develop a sense of responsibility, self-discipline.
The child learns to care about someone, to fulfill certain responsibilities. In a sense, the presence of a pet contributes to the formation mode of the day .
According to psychologists, the presence of four-legged friend has a positive effect on the formation of novikoviiaeeia in children. In addition, children who lack communication perceive the animal as a friend, only silent and four-legged (or winged). Continue reading
Guinea pigs are increasingly becoming, say, members of the Russian families. What are they so attractive? Actually this is one of the best Pets for children. They never bite and are not aggressive. However, in case of irritation of the maximum able to hit the offender with his teeth. By the way, Guinea pigs are very attached to humans and love being petted. However, they are very beautiful, so communication with them is great fun.
However, like any other domestic creature, a Guinea pig needs care. These creatures don’t need walking, unlike dogs, the house and occupy little space.
How to bathe Guinea pigs?
Meanwhile, Guinea pigs, and cats are very clean by nature. They can’t stand to be dirty. And this is despite the long coat of the Guinea pig or not at all. And frequency of bathing should be determined based on breed. Experts recommend to carry out the procedure no more than once a week. However, if the Guinea pig has appeared a speck on the body, it is not worth it to drag into the bath.
Experts advise bathing the animals in the sink, in a basin, well or bathroom. You should not pour too much water, otherwise the pig can get scared. Or try to wash sparkpod the showerhead. At the bottom of the sink or basin is put a piece of tissue that pads the pigs from slipping. Continue reading
Perhaps there is a little indifferent to cats people. Someone loves these furry creatures, and someone allergic to caudate beggars. Nature gave cats good flexibility, reaction and plasticity, and cheated big size body. But in the world there are rocks, superior to the mass of even some of the dogs several times. Let’s carefully examine the largest breeds of domestic cats.
10 Kurilian Bobtail Weight up to 7 kg
Arctic cat, which is considered the birthplace of the Kuril Islands Iturup and Kunashir. Was brought to the “mainland” in the 80-ies of the last century. Feature of the Kurilian Bobtail is the lack of fear of water. But in spite of this, bathing a cat is not drawn. Is a good fisherman and well tolerates low temperatures. This breed is included in the list of the largest, will be a good choice for the future owner. Because the Bobtail would be his true friend. He is friendly, active, and in some aspects of behavior similar to a dog (bring a toy). Males can weigh up to 6.5 to 7 kg; females 3-5 kg.
9 Chartreuses to 7 kg
This breed is recognized all over the world except the UK. The islanders believe that Chartreuse is just kind of Shorthair British cats. First animal to breed in the French city of Chartres, where, in fact, gave its name to the breed. In Germany was called the Chartreuse Carthusian cat, in honor of odnoimennogo monks. This kind of like dogs: cats are strong, muscular, responded to her name, if desired, can learn to bring things. The males can weigh the Chartreuse, which occupies 9 place in the top of the largest breeds of domestic cats, is 6-7 kg, of females 4-6 kg. Continue reading
Proper puppy nutrition — the key to health for many years! To avoid disorders of the gastrointestinal tract of the puppy you just bought, it have to feed upon the recommendation of the breeder for at least two weeks, then gradually transition to another food. Keep an eye on the puppy every day we receive all the necessary substances required for growth and proper formation of genetic proportions — strong muscles and strong bones. Do not teach your puppy to beg, don’t let him off the table, he must eat only from his bowl. Try to feed your puppy regularly. The little puppy fed more often in small portions. Food prepared for the puppy must be at room temperature – not too cold and certainly not hot, in the form of porridge. Water is best filtered or boiled, also at room temperature. When the puppy does not eat constantly serving, one of the feeds removed, and the portions increase, and Vice versa, when eats everything and licks the bowl, the portions should be increased. If the puppy while eating spoiled food and not eat what he is given, do not rush to go at it on occasion and add to food something tasty, and worse still, chasing him with a bowl. Just get a bowl of food until the next feeding. Any overfeeding leads to obesity and abnormal formation of the dog. You should not combine dry food with natural (homemade), since such feeding can cause an imbalance — disturbance of absorption and metabolism,which in turn will lead to diarrhea and etc. All products processed in the body differently. For example, if “home feeding” assimilation is about 72%, when feeding dry food is 86%, feed canned food — 90%. Type of feeding can only be changed gradually, making sure that the diet must contain all the necessary vitamins and minerals, because the lack of them can lead to various diseases. Continue reading