“D domashnie animals definitely bring joy to the home, teach children to be kind, but everything in it on one condition, explains a child psychologist. – If parents are properly treat animals. none of the animals does not automatically become “good” pet”.
The study, during which studied the effect of Pets on children from three to six years, provided a lot of evidence of how they are developing social sensitivity and communication skills. We have even highlighted the influence on the index of intellectual development — the doctors say. But animals are comrades really help to develop a sense of responsibility. In addition, they help children become less self-centered. Because for productive interaction feedback is required, and the animals can provide. If the cat does not like the way a child holds her, she will run away. So the animals themselves explain to the children how to handle them. This allows the child to understand the point of view of another.
Pet ownership is a huge additional responsibility. And the child, especially if he’s only three or four years, can only partially take care of. Younger children can feed the pet, spend time with him, to hold him in her arms and try to play with him. But you hardly want to your trehletnyaya scrubbed out of the cage litter. Continue reading
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
If you live Guinea pigs, chances are you occasionally let them walk around the house or on the lawn. And if near the house there is a pond, whether the pond or the pool, your Pets may inadvertently fall into the water. Maybe you will want to see how your pigs are swimming.
And here will naturally arise the question: “Can Guinea pigs swim?”
Guinea pigs can swim from birth, they are natural born swimmers. But some of them love the water and wallow in it, and some can’t stand her. In this they are similar to people.
Guinea pigs can swim, but given it to them hard enough. Yes you briefly like to swim, as swimming is tiring.
If you throw a Guinea pig into the water, it will float. But this is more from the hopelessness of the situation, than from his desire. In this case, Guinea pigs are different from dogs and other animals who like to swim.
The ability to swim Guinea pigs inherited from their distant relatives kapibarov. who love the water, live on the banks of the river, eat aquatic vegetation and can stay under water for 5 minutes. Continue reading