A pet in the home is not only joy and happiness, but also a great responsibility. Our smaller brethren are not always able to protect themselves from the dangers that lurk in their house. Appliances, appliances and even normal plants that you grow on windowsills or private land, can threaten the life and health of animals. Today we will tell, from what flora must be eliminated, if you decide to envy the cat or dog.
The castor-oil plant. This evergreen shrub can often be found in front gardens, however pretty and unpretentious, the castor bean is extremely hazardous to the health of animals and humans. The fact that all parts of the plant contain a protein called ricin – a poisonous substance that causes severe poisoning, leading to death. Curious Pets that gnaw the green stems and leaves, in the case of the castor bean may lead to irreparable consequences. If you grow the castor bean in your garden or have seen her around home, avoid contact of the animal with this toxic plant.
Caladium garden. Caladium garden common plant that is often used for decorating gardens. Beautiful bright leaves – the pride of tropical Caladium, but they are fraught with smertelnaya. Juice of the plant is poisonous and at hit in an organism causes suffocation. Continue reading
These Australian dogs now, catch the wave, but not cats. Australian surfer decided to direct their abilities in an unusual manner – he teaches dogs how to surf. The man is sure that it is not only fun, but also useful for the education of the pet. And brings the animal to the owner. 53-year-old Chris de Aboitiz (Chris de Aboitiz) won awards as a surfer. He now lives in Sydney (Australia) and teaches anyone who wishes to become closer with their Pets – how to surf together. Chris has four dogs, which he took from the shelter, Millie, Frame, Murph and Max. Together they conquer the waves for 10 years.
Chris is confident that surfing with a dog is not just an unusual activity; it helps pet become more attentive and concentrated, and thus learn to more precisely execute the command. “When you surf with dogs, they can look around, but have to sit on the Board and not move, otherwise you’ll slip and you’ll swallow salt water,” explains the athlete. Continue reading