Almost all of weaverbirds and 68 species live in Africa. Only few of them live in South Asia, Madagascar and southern Arabia. Many of them are similar to sparrows, but painted bright and colorful. Perhaps, none of the birds had not mastered this art of weaving nests, as weaverbirds. It is “weaving”, even knitting a specific pattern. Fiber, picked at random from plants, bird several times passes via the fingers into a loop and then takes the bill to the end of the “rope” and firmly tighten the loop.
These weaverbirds weave nests of males. Females only finish the interior of the house finished lining spherical “floor” soft materials and under the roof weave “ceiling” —apparently, additional protection (insulation) from the tropical sun. Each male weaves the nest for several females, and then leaves them, giving themselves to sit and feed in a cozy house offspring. Living in the savannas of the weaverbirds nests in trees in large colonies — up to a hundred nests on a single acacia or baobab tree.’ Each hanging on the end of the branch, and from a distance they all look like large fruits. Continue reading
Dogs live side by side with humans for 10 thousand years. And may we can only guess, who were our very first Pets, so one and a half centuries ago, to look we. In a relatively short period of time some of the rocks under the influence of man has changed beyond recognition.
Bulldog became more dense and chunky: chest became wider, legs shorter and thicker, the muzzle more flattened. On the skin appeared folds. Unfortunately, most modern bulldogs health problems, and they live on average just 6 and a quarter years.
Basset hound became much lower: the rear legs are now shorter, while the ears much lengthened. Muzzle and legs, was shorter, and the skin had more wrinkles.
Boxers now shorter and turned up snout, slightly changed body proportions. Continue reading
Celebrity world differ quite extravagant choice of style (clothes, hair), food, cars and even Pets. Not surprising, because they have States, which means you can afford any of both classic and exotic luxury.
Today we will talk about animals. Many actors and musicians have preferred cats and dogs is not standard Pets. Supercoolpics is some of them.
Reese Witherspoon — donkeys
Many know Reese Witherspoon for her roles in the films “legally Blonde” and “walk the line”, only few people know that Pets this actress is a pair of miniature donkeys named Honky and Thin. These cute and peaceful animals and barnyard on the property of the actress in Los Angeles along with other animals.
Steven Tyler — raccoon
Many people are afraid to have these animals, and very vain, because even though they are pranksters, but at the same time very sweet and affectionate. On one of the shows of David Letterman, Tyler admitted that he has a pet raccoon, which he goes fishing, planting him on his shoulder. Continue reading