How to store food for cats and dogs need to know every pet owner, because proper storage of feed is the key to the quality of the product, and hence good health of your pet!
5 tips for feeding moist feeds:
Bring food to room temperature, but do not overheat, the temperature should not exceed 30 C.
If you give a dog or cat food from a can, how should knead it into a smooth paste with a fork.
Do not knead or heat food to an animal right in the bowl, this may cause sticking of the feed to the bottom of the bowl.
Never let your pet eat from open cans! I open cans with sharp edges that your pet could get hurt.
The water contained in the “wet aft” brand does not affect the daily requirement of pet in the liquid, so it should always be a bowl with fresh, clean water.
Storage tips unopened wet food:
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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
Kidney disease is a common problem for all cats. Although kidney disease cannot be cured, there are many ways to slow it down, if early enough diagnosed. It is therefore important to know the signs of kidney problems. If you see such symptoms, which are described in Method 1, you should think about the visit to the vet with your cat/cats to put on a professional diagnosis, as described in Method 2. Show full…
Method 1 of 2: Recognize the signs of kidney problems
1 Watch mode drink your cat/cats. Cats are very effectively retain water, and they don’t need to drink as often as other animals. Notice whether you started more often than usual to pour water into the bowl more often than you are used to remove wet filler from the tray. All of this can mean that the cat/cats are increased thirst, which may indicate problems with the kidneys. Develops when the kidney disease, the nephrons in the body of the cat is harder to absorb water from the blood. To compensate for this, a cat/cat is drinking more water. Keep in mind that cats who are fed wet tinned food should drink little water. Cats usually receive their water from tinned food, and drink less water.Cats fed dry food drink more water, because shaycarl dehydrated. Continue reading
Goats for many hundreds of years in a row are among the most popular Pets. About the benefits of milk is known to many, so more are wondering how to contain and breed on private farm. I have to say, the breeding of goats is simple, but still requires certain knowledge. We will share them with you!
All about goat farming
Breeding goats at home or begins with the purchase of young animals, or with the purchase of a pregnant female or parent stock. It is important to consider the “pedigree” animals, because milk production is largely determined by breed and heredity. You can’t breed closely related animals, as they give a weak unproductive offspring.
Goat it is best to take from high-milk breeding females, because the productivity is determined by the manufacturer. The female should be selected for breeding with a good physique, with correct udders.
To listen the goats the experts recommend in the late summer / early fall, the progeny appeared in February-March. As practice shows, those born in this period, goats are the most resilient and well developed. Also by the time you receive the first green and the period of grazing, the babies will get stronger and be able to go on green feed. Continue reading
A puppy of any breed should be fed frequently – every 3-4 hours. The older the puppy, the less often you have to feed him. Clearly: puppy of 2 months needs to eat 5 times a day, the puppy of 3 months should eat 4 times a day, in 4 months – 3 times. Since half a year a dog should eat twice a day. An adult dog could do a one-time feeding.
To give food at the same time. Of course, this is not a strict rule, but the sooner you teach your dog discipline in all things, the fewer problems you will have. Also need to feed in equal portions. Absorption of food also need to give roughly the same time, say 10-15 minutes. This is to ensure that the process of feeding does not become simply freeze the bowl.
If you forget or are unable to feed the puppy at set times, don’t need to compensate at the next feed. Let us as much as it should be in one portion.
To follow, not hungry, puppy . it can be difficult. If the puppy licks the bowl to a Shine – he clearly wants more. If you leave the surplus doesn’t mean that he had eaten as much as it should be for the body. There are puppies who just can’t stop, for example, Alaskan Malamutes, they will eat so much, how many there are. Continue reading