On March 26 at the cultural center of the “Floor” was the fourth charity event “the mitten”. The exhibition-the distribution of animals could come to anyone and choose a free pet from eleven in the morning until seven at night.
In order to take four-legged friend home, it was necessary to sign a contract, giving consent of the City Public Organization “Protect Animals” by the opportunity to follow the fate of the pet.
The basis of the exhibition-distribution of animals by the organizers adopted the examples of Moscow and St. Petersburg animal welfare activists, who are implementing similar projects. Earlier in Novosibirsk such activities were not conducted. One volunteer Alena Shnyreva shared:” Today, thanks to our visitors in the shelter went no one Gazelle with everything necessary for its inhabitants. We are certainly happy that the shelter, its work, and the problem of homeless animals in General, excites people, regardless of age and field of activity. But to take a pet from a shelter or provide any assistance, it is not necessary to wait for the next “Mittens”, because animals want to eat every day. If you want, you can check on our website and in social media formats to help. And we always welcome new volunteers to our team. Very soon, on 2 April. will be a rally in support of the shelter. We are not standing still, trying to come up with new promotions to attract vnimanie the problem of stray animals.” Continue reading
Lizards ( Lacertilia ) — suborder of squamates order of the class reptiles. The suborder of lizards is not biologically definable category, and includes all those species that do not belong to the other two suborders scaly — snakes and duchodcu. Snakes are probably descendents of lizards paranoidly and biological principles can too be considered a lizard, but conditionally allocated in a separate suborder. There are more than 4300 species of lizards.
Unlike snakes, most lizards (except for some legless forms) are available in varying degrees developed limbs. Although legless lizards are similar in appearance to snakes, they would still have the belly, but the majority are belt extremities; unlike snakes left and right half of the jaw apparatus still adherent.
The legless lizards’s eyes, as a rule, provided with separate movable eyelids, while snakes have fused eyelids, creating the eyes transparent “lens”. They are also characterized by other features, such as the structure and the structure of the scales.
Many species of lizards are able to discard the portion of the tail (autotomy). After some time, the tail is recovered, but in an abbreviated form. During autotomy special muscles compress blood vessels in the tail, and bleeding almost never occurs. Continue reading
Snails previously caused only disgust and Association with pests or French delicacies now gaining popularity as a pet.
Snails are quiet and harmless creatures, they do not smell, do not cause allergies and take up little space in the apartment. Easy care, low maintenance costs, and the ability to leave your pet at home during the vacation, the snail makes the ideal pet even for people that are rarely home. To take care of this pet will be able and child.
It’s hard to believe, but most of the snails owners believe that their Pets can recognize their owners and prefer to avoid contact with unfamiliar people. Accustomed to person a snail hiding in a shell and without fear allows you to stroke himself wet calf. The most sociable and not shy of large snails are considered species of Achatina Reticulata (Achatina reticulata).
For keeping snails at home use a terrarium, but will also fit any container of non-toxic material, closed by a lid with ventilation holes. In addition to the terrarium, you will also need:
The soil, which can act as Coco peat, earth, moss or peat moss.
Several bowls of food, cereal mixtures and calcium. Continue reading