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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

How did dog breeds over the last 100 years

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.

English bulldog

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

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.

The boxer

Boxers now shorter and turned up snout, slightly changed body proportions. Continue reading

How to feed a puppy to buy Terra

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

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"Feed SPb" – food for dogs and cats.
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