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Rules of transportation of animals by train and in buses.

We continue to talk about the requirements for the carriage of animals by transport. The train and bus.

The summer continues, and some of us are choosing to stay together with your pet. The question often arises about the rules of carriage of an animal transport. If you are traveling with your pet, you should be aware that any form of transportation for the animal – stress. Than he longer, the more deep, so many owners choose the plane. However, if for any reason you have to travel by train then you should know that from August 2014 entered new rules of animal transportation on the Russian Railways. They are more stringent and financially costly. Despite a petition of appeal to the head of Russian Railways, signed by over 150 thousands of pet owners, the law has not been revised and remains in effect.

1. Now to transport animals in trains only in the compartment (except for cars with 2-berth compartments and the Deluxe). Dogs (except large and guide dogs), cats, small (room) animals and birds are transported in carriers. cages, containers (total of three dimensions – no more than 180 cm), which must be placed on the ground for hand Luggage. For transportation in trains, Dalnevostochny small domestic animals (Pets), dogs and birds will be charged separately (by the way, she calculated the new special rates depending on trip distance). 2. To carry not more than one animal in a single decorated travel document (ticket) or not more than two animals or two small birds on the ticket excess Continue reading

Room birds

Multifaceted and amazing world of birds. Not on the earth and there is no nation, no culture, civilization, which would remain indifferent to the amazing and unique feathered Kingdom. And it’s not just that the birds were and are sources of food and other material goods. If we trace the first steps of culture of any nation, among the most revered objects will be and poultry. The sacred bird is not only blind, mystical worship, and it is quite clear the personification of beauty and harmony. Each nation is understood to be beautiful in their own way — not as neighbors. Yet the folklore and spiritual culture of all Eurasian peoples like that in it, among many other living creatures it is the birds — the most popular characters or characters beautiful, kind, mysterious. Representative classes of birds cannot be confused with any other animals: feathers, wings and beak are all birds without exception. Birds from other classes of animals are distinguished with a great variety of shapes, colors, voices, behaviors, habitats. Each of the readers or “listalla” this book — at least a little bit, but the ornithologist (a specialist who studies birds). After all, a lot of chicken stalk or goose neck knows person of any profession and age, and even a dedicated vegetarian will quickly find the difference between a pillow full of ptichkina, and solid couch. Every poet dreams of a unique, the mark of an allegory — comparing, therefore, creative people are not so rarely reflect on his ornithological dictionary. Birds have captured the hearts and minds of people since time immemorial.

Even the kings are devotedly indulged in ornithological observations. And the great naturalist and the Creator of the theory of development of life on earth Charles Darwin wrote: “I Wonder that every gentleman does not become an ornithologist”. And remember our first books: alphabet books, alphabet books, coloring books — birds drawn there big set. Because they are beautiful. For their attractive appearance and cheerful behavior of the birds appeared very early in human houses as live jewelry. For the first time the concept of “bird room” (Stubenvogel) introduced a German naturalist I. M. Bechstein (1757-1822). He described all the known methods of catching, keeping, feeding and breeding of birds in captivity. His books stand 30 publications. Bird in the apartment is not only a pleasure for the hosts. Continue reading

Pet stores: Pets from A to z

On 21 and 22 November in Convention and exhibition center “Expoforum” is a festival for animal lovers pet stores. Visitors will see thousands of Pets, advice from experts, exciting contests, competitions, dancing dogs and much more.

The exhibition presents dogs and cats of different breeds, ferrets, reptiles, rodents and insects. Tired from the bustle of the city has a section of rural Pets – birds, mini-goats, sheep, dwarf and ornamental rabbits. For the first time during the exhibition, a Parade of breeds, which presents such a rare breed cats, like cat-sheep (Selkirk Rex), the cat-flower (Ukrainian Levkoy), and the giants Maine coons, Prairie Bengal and Abyssinian cats, and many others. The best representatives of the cat breeds will be appreciated at the International exhibitions of the St. Petersburg club “Bastet”, “Variety”, “felicity” and “Irida”.

“The exhibition “Zooshow” designed for different interests. So, the fans of active rest together with the family pet will be able to watch the competition fly ball (“the flying ball”), pitch&go (“run and fetch”), a Frisbee (“flying disc”) and dances with dogs. For all four-legged athletes and guests will open their doors to pet-a restaurant with food and treats, and fair of goods, accessories, grooming tools and much more,” said exhibition Director Mikhail Tkachenko.

Various competitions and workshops for owners of decorative ferrets have prepared clubs “Melian” and “Russian ferret”. Community “Exo Zoo-Petersburg” shows visitors the terrariums and terrarium equipment, and over 100 reptiles: pythons, Boas, lizards, frogs and other reptiles of different species and color variations. Continue reading

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