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
The type of coat, shape of ears, color of eyes – we choose Pets on the basis of different parameters and their own ideas about the ideal. But if appearance is not important, and the degree of intelligence? Are there the most intelligent breeds of cats and the breed, representatives of which do not Shine with intelligence?
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The work of a competent breeder is a hell and always a difficult choice. His goal is to get a splendid offspring, the best in his generation. Having studied the standard of any breed is not difficult to imagine how many tasks facing a breeder: and the lugs have to be perfect, and the tail, and the wool is such, and the wedge shape of the head, and not Apple, and hundreds more of such “and”. It may not be entirely correct, but intelligent breeds of cats – not the ultimate dream. The expert evaluates the character, who must be friendly, and appearance, which must comply with the standard. And the mind…. As a General estimate of the cat’s mind from the point of view of the person? The cat will not learn to protect the house or go on the trail.
So, what breed of cats are the most intelligent, if today everything is literally obsessed with beauty, unusual hair and strange ears? Everything is obvious and simple – the way the more natural beauty than Manichev her pretentious and “alien,” the cat in General smarter. Of course, if we are talking about rocks – about large groups, not about individual animals. Many sphinxes much smarter than our sibs, but in General the most intelligent breeds of cats – this is the aboriginal appearance of which is well-established and undergoes only cosmetic changes, not overhaul. If basic livestock breeds for decades close to the standard, a breeder has more possibilities to adjust the nature and selection of pairs for the intellect, and not just in appearance. And the young breed, especially if it is very rare – this limited number of animals: “to Find girls to groom the right color where there to think about his mind.” Continue reading