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The weaver and the widow

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

The most unusual Pets

If you have been thinking which one of Pets to have a parrot, cat or dog, think carefully. Perhaps you will satisfy the most unusual Pets from around the world?

Here is the list who prefer to have at home people from different countries.

Imagine a giant rat with a fluffy fur, the size of a small dog. Such an animal called a wombat . and with pleasure keep in your own home Australians. Wombats are very attached to their owners, constantly chasing their tail. However, it is worth to mention one significant drawback, if you are going to buy at the nearest pet market wombat: at night these marsupials behaving restlessly, digging holes, and can’t sleep.

Americans love insects. Especially those who are not immediately able to detect the curious guests. For example, the giant walking stick is ideal for this role. It is not much different from conventional branches, the length of the insect is 10-15 centimeters. It’s hard to believe, but the stick insects recognize their owners and are well versed in the house. Continue reading

Animal sounds for kids

Throughout his growing up a small child undergoes different stages of development. Instead comes the cry meaningful of goo and later and babbling. So the child tries to imitate the speech of parents and other adults who surround him.

But at first the child is very hard to pronounce complex flowery phrases parents. Sometimes it’s just for adults it develops into one long and incomprehensible string of sounds.

That is why from a young age when a child can already distinguish between individual sounds, parents should try to convey to crumbs sounds in a simplified form that is most understandable to them.

At an early stage of development of the animal sounds for kids is a great educational tool. They are to be read in a singsong voice with a clear emphasis and stretch the vowels. So the child is easier to perceive sound and, most importantly, to try to reproduce.

Doctors pediatricians and neurologists agree that as soon as the child begins to babble and interested in the environment, parents need not to miss this period. Continue reading

Fancy rats
Fancy rats have been bred only recently. At the moment there is great species diversity of domesticated rats. Appearance description Because species of domestic rats very much, specific descriptions of…

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Transportation of animals on the train
In accordance with the Decree of the Ministry of economy of the Republic of Belarus dated 26.10.2012 N 90 "on tariffs for the carriage of passengers and Luggage by railway…

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Animals from the cities go to the country
The holiday season is a wonderful time not only for us but for our Pets - cats and dogs. They get unlimited freedom, the joy together with us stay in…

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