Most adults believe that pet for a child is just a toy that will soon get bored. Oddly enough, but mom and dad are not always right. Pet active and mobile. Playing with it more varied and interesting than playing with dolls or toy cars, closed and deprived of parental attention to children they replace friends. And Pets grow and change with our children.
The role of animals in children’s lives
According to research conducted by scientists the University of Warwick, the animals fall within the top 10 most important living components among children 6-8 years. The interviewed children argue their choice by the fact that Pets are welcome there are no conflicts, they are good “conversationalists” and reliable friends. This proves a great affection that can occur between child and pet.
Many are denied the pleasure to have a puppy, kitten or hamster, assuring herself that the child just izluchaet the poor animal. In fact, adopting a pet as a family member, we show an example of the correct care and use of animals and develop a sense of responsibility and compassion. Continue reading
Communication with our smaller brethren brings us lots of positive emotions. Today a huge number of city dwellers living in a fast pace and under constant stress, often have Pets. It turns out that four-legged friends not only bring joy, but also beneficial to our health!
Researches of the foreign scientists found that owners of cats, dogs, parrots live on 4-5 years longer than other people. Pets can ease any disease and some to heal completely. For several years, actively developing in the world of “animal-assisted therapy” – the science of the treatment of animals. In the United States and Europe were opened special clinics where treatment is carried out fluffy doctor. Animaloterapiya work in nursing homes, children’s hospitals, rehabilitation centers, and even the U.S. army, and in the UK pharmacies sold “medicinal” white cats.
How Pets affect us? Special studies have shown that in humans, petting an animal reduces heart rate and pressure, the tension release shortened muscles, there comes a General relaxation of muscles, improves digestion. It turns out that cats and dogs are bioenergetics. They clearly distinguish the negative energy that comes from the patient’s body. Fluffy psychic accurately locates the sore spot, pressed against him, warm murlychet. According to the results of another study, in a room where there are Pets, much less bacteria! 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