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
If you raise him from puppyhood a dog, the appearance in the child’s home will be a fresh wind — but not without some planning.
There is a dog — adding a child
If you bring a newborn baby into the house to sleek-Le-leanna animal, it can cause problems just as big as the rivalry between the older and younger child. Here’s how to make the animal and the child had lived quietly and peacefully.
If your animal still was your child in a childless family, teach him to be around children, how will your newborn baby. Invite your friends with children. Let your pet smell it (under supervision, of course) little children, so that he could get used to their smell. Remember, the attention you lavish gifts on Fido, will now be aimed at children, so it makes sense to do some prenatal excommunication. When your pet needs attention, sit in the rocking chair and “nurse” the doll, thus training the animal, what can not many people, is to postpone pleasure. As with the arrival of a new baby, after an initial decline, the attention of the parish in the house of a toddler means that over time the animal will get more attention.
Veterinarianhometown bring home from the hospital unwashed diaper or baby Romper, make your pet become accustomed to the smell of the baby before the child arrives.
And, of course, if the dog or cat is used to sharing the family bed, teach her to sleep outside the door of your bedroom even before your new roommate on the bed. 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