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
The winter holidays are a real test for Pets. For veterinarians it is too hot time: cats eat tinsel, dogs overeat delicacies and lizards suffer from dehydration. As a result – dozens of emergency operations, frustrated the hosts and animals with compromised health. “Bepress” gives seven tips for those who the house, in addition to primates, inhabit someone else.
Tip # 1. For dog breeders. Dogs love their masters and will share with you pre-Christmas chores, will control the way you decorated the tree, you will be there when you will cook and arrange a new year party, and will definitely make you and your guests the company behind it. So the first rule is to be persistent. As if your pet was wagging her tail and ask to try a dish that you cook now, answer him with a refusal. Most dogs during the Christmas holiday are suffering from overeating, food poisoning and allergies.
Take care and festive eating. The dog may be curious as to what the balls it is decorated and whether you can eat fancy garland.
Tip # 2. For cotovelea. Here relevant all the same moments, and for dogs. But not to this extent. Cats are selective in the food.It is very important tactile sensations, so rarely a cat will eat both cheeks products from the table indiscriminately.
And with all this, a good part of the cat family will not miss the opportunity to eat smart, brilliant and rustling rain. Continue reading