The Chihuahua is recognized as the smallest in the world. And when the adult dogs weigh from 0.9 to 2.7 kg, Chihuahua puppies are generally tiny, nevertheless, they can be energetic and playful, like puppies of other breeds.
Usually if the puppy lives with his mother, until three weeks of age, until he starts confidently and steadily move, only food is breast milk of the mother, giving the puppy a balanced mix of fats, proteins, carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals. And with only three weeks is recommended to start giving the bait in the form of scratched out grains of beef and cottage cheese on a few pieces per day, gradually increasing the size and number.
Weaning from females is usually carried out on day 33 of life, although continue to put the puppy 1-2 times a day to maintain your immune system up to the first vaccination. For puppies Chihuahua it is important to remember that excess fat may permanently deform growing bone system, so not to overfeed them. Usually determine the sufficiency of fodder feeling the ribs of the puppy. If they are hidden by fat, but loose enough palpable, the puppy food is optimally. With a small amount of fat dose of feed should be gradually increased.
If Chihuahua puppy purchased in our kennel, the first time it is advisable to keep on the diet of the nursery,gradually move to menu, more optimal for new conditions of life. The amount and composition of feed need to know when buying, at the same time finding out about vaccination and the measures against worms (when and what drugs were expelled worms). Continue reading
A well-known fact that kids and Pets get along well together. Most children just love kittens, puppies, hamsters and Guinea pigs. There is a family that from generation to generation has already been made to have in the house Pets. Child birth is in the company of four-legged friends, and can’t even imagine that there is different.
But not everyone has the opportunity to buy a puppy or kitten because of time constraints, or from a mere reluctance to Tinker. Usually in such cases the children clamoured, and sometimes require to have a hamster, fish, parrot, dog, chinchilla, well, at least someone! The list can be continued indefinitely. To acquire a living being, a true friend to communicate with him.
Animals are friends, not toys
The beneficial effect of animals on children’s psyche proved a long time ago. Living beings create a sense of mental equilibrium and complete fusion with nature. We must not forget that the co-existence of the child and the pet will not be as perfect. First of all, it is a huge responsibility. We must teach the child not to torture representative of the animal world, and show how to properly care. Continue reading
Allow to chew or anything you wanted to know about small rodents, which it is good to keep at home.
The most common animals from rodents, which you can keep at home, is the hamster. To observe the life of a hamster is a real pleasure for children and adults. This ball of fur deftly climbs the bars of the cage, spinning the wheel, stuffing a Turkey full of food, washes.
However, keep in mind that an active lifestyle leads hamster mainly evening and night. And the smell of the animal that with regular cleaning the cell will be almost imperceptible. Unfortunately, the lifespan of a hamster — not more than three years, and it will be difficult to survive the loss. Another problem will affect those who started a heterosexual couple. These exemplary family men well breed in captivity, bringing to eight calves a few times a year.
Another animal, which is not difficult to contain in the Guinea pig.
It is a peaceful creature with expressive eyes lives longer than a hamster, and is more sociable and docile nature. The owners of the pigs claim that intelligent Pets set them apart from the rest of the family, respond to his name and even welcome vzveshivat after separation.
Among other rodents it is worth mentioning the rabbit. Touching the muzzle, podrachivaya, fluffy skin will not leave anyone indifferent. But the rabbit requires much more living space than his two furry “colleagues”. Continue reading