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. Continue reading
Among dogs, Labradors, probably the most favorite. Good-natured disposition, sociability and ability to training has made these dogs popular around the world. These are the real peacekeepers and humanitarians.
Among dogs, Labradors, probably the most favorite. Good-natured disposition, sociability and ability to training has made these dogs popular around the world. These are the real peacekeepers and humanitarians. Due to its unique qualities, Labradors are used not only as companions but also as guides, rescuers, and also to search for explosives and drugs.
Nobody really knows, where did these good-natured and cute dogs. Maybe that’s why there are many versions of their origin. In ancient times these dogs were called vydrovymi or water. And in fact, with water Labradors have much links. In the past this breed was the favorite of Newfoundland and Portuguese fishermen. Two dogs always took with him on every voyage — and not as talismans. A wonderful talent for swimming, and an extraordinary devotion to these animals conquered the hearts of even the most hardened sea wolves. And here’s why. Each fishing boat was a special rescue rope, with which, in case of disaster two dogs had to swim to the nearest shore. And then this rope was selected for the whole team. They say such cases bilobate more than enough. For dogs-rescuers are always carefully watched, guarded and pampered.
And here is how the Labradors appeared in Europe. They say that once the crew of the ship “Canton” in Baltimore rescued the drowning crew of the English brig, who was from Newfoundland. Together with people pulled from the water and puppies, which the captain of the “Canton” had left in Baltimore. However, not immediately recognized Labradors as a separate breed. Despite the fact that these dogs still Titian painted only in 1812 it was decided that this species differs from all others, and proposed to call them “lesser Newfoundland”, “St. Johns dog” or “Labrador”. Finally got the name Labrador. Why? And on this occasion there is no one opinion. Continue reading
The desire to get a pet can strike at any age. And if the cats and dogs we all have a General idea, then smaller animals are often known only by the Windows of pet stores. Meanwhile, home-rodent – beast is almost perfect for apartment: movements limited to, stains, respectively, only in the cage, withdraw to walk is not necessary, it is possible to communicate the mood. But there are nuances in every decision, so let me propose the conclusions from our own limited experience.
Pet rodents and children
To make little animals for a small child can not be categorically. “A hamster for three year olds” is irresponsible and a crime against the child and against a living creature in a cage. Horror stories with swallowed by the hamsters appeared not on an empty place, and doctors-the vets can tell stories about “the child snapped hamster”. Do you really want to provide your baby with such memories?
To have a pet can and should, as soon as the child clearly will begin to grasp the concept that a living being can be hurt and offended and will distinguish the animal from toys. In this case, homemade pesto will become a true friend to the child and joy for the whole family, and is indispensable in the formation of a sense of responsibility. All children are different, but the age of five, must be to think this way.
So, the choice of rodent
Hamster, rabbit, Guinea pig, rat, chinchilla or degu? For those who have no clear preferences,will paint the main features of each animal that may affect the choice. Continue reading