Cats are amazing creatures. They are able to learn, but at the same time not banal amenable to taming. Only someone who truly loves these animals are able to achieve a deep understanding with them. What breed of cats are the most intelligent – it is a lot of controversy.
Breeders work very difficult. Breeders have to constantly make difficult decisions to get the best offspring with the most pronounced traits of the breed. The nature of the animal as well as intellectual abilities, formed over many generations.
In General, it can be argued that the aborigines, the most ancient breeds with established differences in appearance, more savvy. When the main herd as close to the standard for many years, it is much easier to pick up a pair not only with an eye to appearance, but also taking into account intellectual abilities. If we are talking about young rocks, such capabilities significantly less.
Indigenous breeds, such as Turkish Angora, Abyssinian, Russian blue, Turkish van, British, accumulated their intellectual potential bit by bit over the centuries. But the mind of an animal largely depends on the position and mental abilities of the beholder. If a person is more like a cat, behave with dignity, he does not deem intelligent behavior restless animals. Conversely, agile and intelligent cats capable to put sobstvenicite and find ways to achieve them (even if we are talking about the ability to find and get hidden tidbit) delight people with the relevant traits. 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
Siamese cats, in addition to graceful appearance, are intelligent, playful and loyal Pets. This breed has many unique characteristics, and they are one of the most recognizable cats in the world, thanks to the exotic color and vigor. Siamese cats have a long body, beautiful almond-shaped blue eyes, large ears and wedge-shaped muzzle. They have a short silky coat with dark points – markings.
1. Siamese cat is an ancient breed
Like most cat breeds, the true origin of Siamese cats is shrouded in mystery. Some argue that these cats were the Pets of kings . others believe that they were raised by Buddhist monks.
When members of the Royal family died, it was believed that the Siamese cat has received their soul. The cat was transferred to the temple, she and the rest of your life spent in luxury under the care of the monks.
Thai manuscript “Poems cat books” you can find the first description of cats with darker color on the extremities, made between the 14th and 18th centuries . This suggests that the Siamese cat is a very old breed, even if we don’t know where it came from. Continue reading