domesticated

Develop playing skills in the domesticated cat

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

Pets: when and whom to start?

“Mom, buy an elephant! Well, please buy! Well, the very, very small. At least you’re not an elephant, and a dog? Or a cat! Or parrot! Well, at least a Guinea pig or hamster! Yes figs with him – though let’s fish!”

Sooner or later almost every parent faces the child’s request to have a pet. Not surprising, because the man wants to feel like for someone with a master, a friend, an older friend. To realize the need to take care, to take care of. And if younger sisters or brothers are often perceived as competitors for the attention of moms and dads, Pets, and also everyone’s favorite – the best candidates for such a role.

The “aggravation” of desire usually happen after the zoo, circus or guests – the lucky owners of animals. And after watching movies about animals like “lassie”, “Beethoven” or “the Girl and the Fox”.

My daughter, for the beautiful evil face and a crafty disposition I call the Fox is crazy for these animals, and obsessed with a desire to have the house the Fox. The younger son is more traditional and is dreaming about the dog breed “nonsense Aha Aha” (Chihuahua Hua). And the average unobtrusive hints about a Panda, a Koala bear or brown bear.

To please everyone can only be settled at the local zoo. To dismiss or not from the desire of the child to acquire their own “smaller brother” is resonatory parent. But if there are no obvious medical contraindications such as Allergy to wool and animal selection, living together with your pet for only a positive impact on the emotional development of the baby. Continue reading

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