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 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?
Beautiful right smart left
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