Interesting facts about animals in England
It is no secret that the British love their Pets to distraction and would do anything to make them stay happy. But does their love is so strong? This question is to look for answers.
To date, the majority of the UK population (24.2 million inhabitants) have Pets. Particularly, popular among them are cats, since most people live alone and very independently from each other. People with this type of lifestyle called “independent pets” is an independent Pets. implying in the title that these owners definitely have Pets. In the UK cats about 8,000 million. In addition, other popular British Pets are dogs, birds, rabbits, fish, Guinea pigs and hamsters.
If you decide to walk in the UK, we will meet with hundreds of new “faces” and smiles cats, showing that there is nothing surprising in the fact that the Cheshire cat from “Alice in Wonderland” was a clear hero, a fantasy writer Lewis Carroll. English cats really worth a smile. A well-known fact that the British on their Pets a year spend nearly half of their earnings, and over the past 5 years, the cost of animals increased by 25%.
The relevance of the study topics allowed the British to date is determined by the fact that this topic is inextricably linked with povsednevnosti gives new exits to the study of everyday life of the British. The importance and popularity of history of everyday life here, it is needless to say: life, the details and peculiarities of everyday life and culture is extremely important for understanding how private moments and people in General.
For the Englishman’s favorite Pets – not just a hobby or a pastime, but a way of life. This is one way to demonstrate our tolerance, individuality and attract attention.
So a Russian man will be easier to find contact with the Englishman not talking about the weather and their Pets in the house. It was essential to have an understanding of these animals.
Objective: to determine the value and importance of Pets in the lives of Englishmen.
Object of research are the history of England, the peculiarities, traditions and customs of life in the UK.
The subjects of research are Pets of the British.
The problem can be formulated as follows:
to review the literature on this issue;
to identify the etymology of the word “animal” and “pet”;
to consider interesting facts about animals in England;
to address and identify unique features about the English pet;
to identify the value and importance of Pets in the lives of Englishmen.
The MAIN PART I. the BRITISH AND THEIR PETS
In colloquial English common in the use of the following expressions: pet name – pet name, pet son – favorite son, pet subject – the favorite topic, corn pet – a pet peeve (in a joking manner), teacher’s pet – teacher’s pet, pet Bank the pet (the best of Bank account to store their savings). And among young people you can hear how often the British use in communicating the following phrases: Don’t worry, pet. – Don’t worry, sweetie; What a perfect pet of a dress! – What a wonderful dress! I am in pet with you! – I’m angry/mad at you! The amazing thing is that owners of Pets called pet parents (i.e. parents Pets).
According to Wikipedia, Pets bring man into favor or as a source of material goods and services, or as companions, brightens his loneliness. Part allowed brings immediate material benefit to the person, for example, as a source of food, materials, or performing the operational functions (transportation of goods, security). The second big category is Pets, which occupy the leisure, pleasure and with whom you can communicate. For city dwellers the concept of “Pets” is often associated with the second category, that is, with “Pets”. Pets can stay in special rooms and in the house of a man.
Pets are descended from wild animals living in the wild. Many wild animals can be tamed, especially at a young age, and even to keep at home. Sometimes it happens that wild animals are easily tamed, but difficult to breed in captivity. The number of animals is comparatively small relative to the total number of species in the animal world. So, there are more than two thousand species, and species of domestic animals only about 40.
Through meticulous selection work in the last two centuries, some animals have changed beyond recognition. English bull reaches up to 5070 pounds of weight. English pigs in one year reach 1012 pounds in weight (compared to the receipt of such Russian weight the pig needs to grow 34 years). About English horses in the dray and say nothing, they have gained worldwide fame. An interesting example of changes in the properties allowed depending on the needs of a person is Merino sheep. Breeding her wool cover was determined by changes in demand for different types of wool. In the past decades, farmers have tried to change the length, combination of fineness, and other characteristics of Merino wool.
INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT ANIMALS IN ENGLAND
A country where dogs do not bark and kids do not cry, sometimes I want to call England on the basis of first impressions. Later you realize that this is a similar consequence of different reasons. We should not think that dogs are too trained to bark, and the kids are surrounded by care, to have reason to cry. Or rather, perhaps, to say that the reverse is true.
The most popular house Pets are known for their loyalty, playfulness, good looks and, as often happens, for the ability to sing or to sing the sounds spoken by the owner. Thus, it seems that Pets provide their owners with excellent opportunities to improve health: helping to relieve stress, to do morning exercises in the morning, playing with animals, breathing fresh air and socializing. It is a known fact that those people who have Pets, less than others have the risk of heart disease and live on the order of years longer than those who do not have animals at home.
When viewing a series of hotels, providing holiday tour, revealed that in the UK there are centres that offer services such as “therapy animals”. Man has been given multiple sessions during which relieves fatigue: he walks and plays with the dog for the time becoming her “temporary owner” – a temporary host. Usually, after such treatment, the people passing in and out of therapy, be sure to have Pets.
If Pets – dumb friends Englishmen – were suddenly endowed with the gift of speech, they would have nothing to complain about. Anyway, it seems that to live out their days in poverty much more often in England elderly people than cats and dogs. The British are kinder and gentler to horses, dogs and cats.
As a result, to learn English, apparently, it is better to be a zoologist than a psychologist. In England after the big snowfall, the narrator will not fail to announce on the radio: “Don’t forget to feed the birds. It became hard for them to get seeds. By all means, throw about bread crumbs around your house” (“do Not forget, that the birds became harder to forage. Near the house, scatter the bread crumbs”). Closer to the woods around London tourists when sightseeing can see a variety of bird feeders for birds and squirrels. However, in winter bad weather hardly anyone ventured to announce on the radio: “Think about the homeless under the bridge Charing cross”.