The game is the most important part of the social life of cats. Playing, the animal develops your mental abilities, strengthens the bond of the “brain/muscle”, develops the necessary skills, learns to cope with hypothetical problems adjusting to life in his new human family and reveals hidden traits of his character. It is only at first sight it seems that the game cat — a carefree pastime. Actually, the playing, the cat learns many important “subjects” that you should know and its owners.
In the life of wild animals, and cats are no exception, games are there so that a young individual can master the first hunting skills. Domestication allowed the cat to get food, not going out on a hunt. The game in the serious subject of survival has turned into a ritual. In the wild only play kittens. Pets continue to “baby” all my life, even in old age.
Games have their roots in the hunting ritual. So enough of all the toys and games will prefer those who will remind him that he is a hunter, and, therefore, should be the victim. No wonder the cat attacks the first thing moving within his field of vision objects. And in any case not delinikaitis your feet, hands or garments. If you will encourage this kind of game, they can result in serious injury to the skin or torn sharp claws clothing. The best solution in this situation will hang around the room hanging toys that imitate those of animals and birds, hunted cats in the wild. Mechanical mouse, and if you tight with toys, a laser pointer can serve the role of a fun game for the cat.
Happy cat playing, provided with toys, and large cash costs should not be linked. The style of play and what games you play often is much more important than a fancy toy, standing half the pay. A straw for drinking, climbing on the bed or a piece of paper on a string bring to life such Continue reading
Perhaps, the selection of animals fit to fulfill this goal, one of the most important tasks to be decided by the breeder when organizing home farms. From its correct decision depends on many things: will you continue to engage in farming? as the fate of wildlife to you? how you spend the funds and what will get the profit? Etc.
People who have no practical skills in housing, feeding and caring for your Pets, we can recommend first to breed rabbits unpretentious and learn about their biology, and then to purchase predatory fur-bearing animals. It is much easier for the novice breeder, and practical experience you will gain faster. Rabbits unpretentious, they have a fairly limited need for care, they offer an undemanding to feed. At the same time the animals are sociable, easily adapt to humans and breed in captivity, they can be kept in a small cage or in battery cages under a shed outdoors. It is also important that rabbits are not dangerous, unlike predators, which need to constantly exercise caution in handling.
Foxes, Arctic foxes and other predators bred in fur farms, can be recommended to those who already have some practical experience. These mammals are well adapted to the new conditions, are hardy, require osobymi of contents during the breeding season (strong metal cage, more nursing care, etc.), unlike rabbits, muskrats and nutria. An experienced breeder is always attentive to animals in their behavior and appearance, understands what they need, and, skillfully using the biology and living conditions, often making great strides in breeding animals. Continue reading
People used to consider themselves the smartest creature of the Earth. Despite his very weak physical abilities he directs the lion’s share of the land and makes attempts to “enslave” the World’s oceans. As for animals, their importance was diminished supposedly because of a lack of intelligence. But don’t underestimate the mental abilities of our younger brothers, because some of them are not so stupid as it seems at first glance
Let animals do not have sufficient intelligence to call them “reasonable”, but some of them definitely smarter and brighter than others. For example, pigs. They are easily trained, have excellent memory and demonstrate high results on tests of intelligence.
A certain level of intelligence seen in parrots, in particular — at Jaco. Yes, in most cases they simply repeat the sounds you hear without understanding their meanings, but this is due to lack of proper training. It is proved that they are able to associate words with objects they represent, and understanding the concept of shape, color, serial number.
Proteins are not only smart, but also cunning. They had learned that man is a source of food. Once you have fed the squirrel, it is likely that the next day she will be waiting for you at the same place, “learns” and will take food again. Pricemodel to take as much as will give the remains of food she hides, remembering “the hiding place”.
“Man’s best friend” — the dog — creature is very smart. With proper training she is able to understand 250 words and gestures, count to five, to perform simple mathematical operations. It is worth mentioning that the most intelligent breed of dogs — poodles. Continue reading