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
If a puppy is fed dry food, learn how. Do not change feed abruptly. The food change can damage the health of the puppy. If you use dry food does not in any way give any extra supplements with your meals. To dry feed since 2 months. you can add finely grated vegetables. Carrot. After 4 month, you can give other vegetables. Preferably, only after years to change the feeding, for example: natural dry food. Or Vice versa. If you decide to change the puppy food. Should gradually move to the others food. + be sure to add lactobifid drugs. His daily portion divide into 10 parts. On the first day. Give 9 parts of feed, which were fed, and 110 the new food. On the second day of 8 parts which were fed, 210 new, then 310, etc. And so for 10 days add a new feed, and the old reduce. On the 10th day give completely new food. Lactobifid drugs within 2 weeks. Also watch out for the chair the puppy if it is watery, the food change or better to stop to pick up food etc. Lactobifid drugs soften the process of adjusting to the new feed, normalize the stool, relieve stress. Also in order to avoid a longer period of adaptations associated with the change of feed, transportation, the transition to a new place, etc. is recommended to give drugs: lactobifid, lactoferin, or bifidum for she or soonor or liquid drops of Elastin. Continue reading
Decided to make a list of 10 very rare dog breeds in the World. Some breeds of dogs it is impossible to meet on the street or at a dog show, and can only be seen in the Photo or in zoos, so they are rare.
Very old miniature dog breed, originally from Scotland. These little shaggy dogs barely reach the weight of 10 kg, and the height at the withers 20 cm But despite their mini size, this dog is brave and loyal. In the formation of the breed took part ancient Scottish Terriers, Bedlington and taxes. Unfortunately, this breed is on the verge of degeneration and even in their homeland these individuals not so much, so I made it to the list, as one of the very rare breeds of dogs.
A very ancient native breed of dogs, the first mention of it date back to 1267. Officially a water dog was registered in 1938 in Portugal, and quickly gained popularity. However, by the end of the 20th century, the breed almost ceased to exist as a species. Breed of dogs along with the owners emigrated to the countries: America, Europe, where at the moment the officially registered just over 600 individuals. All owners of Portuguese water dogs say that the dog is extremely friendly, playful, loves to swim, justifying its name, great bird hunters and swimmers. Very well saidanything about these dogs one of the breeders of this breed of Marilyn Rimmer. “These dogs are real clowns, they won’t be bored!” Continue reading