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
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
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