Metropolitan veterinary doctors warn that owners of reptiles need to be alert. Pets lizards, turtles and snakes can be perfectly healthy but be carriers of the deadly human Salmonella. Victims of Salmonella most likely to be children under 4 years of age, patients with goiter, and people with immunodeficiency syndrome.
In 2011, the bacteriological Department of Gorvetlaboratoriyu animals tested for Salmonella . Experts took a sample of the biomaterial 2224 mammals. In 31 sample veterinary doctors have found dangerous bacteria. The rare serotypes of Salmonella found in 19 of them. They belonged to a reptile.
So as not to endanger yourself, vets are advised to follow all the rules of hygiene after contact with reptiles . Even healthy Pets should be treated as potential carriers of Salmonella. After each touch of them, and after cleaning of the terrarium should wash their hands with soap and water. Owners of snakes, lizards and turtles need to remember that adverse conditions only increase the number of carriers of Salmonella. Continue reading
The attitude to these animals most people is far from clear and not always friendly. Despite the fact that in nature there are many species of rodents, some of them gained fame as human Pets.
Not to mention, rodents such as mice and rats have traditionally cause a feeling of disgust and revulsion. But it if to consider them from the point of view of the carriers of infections. But pet rodents can give the joy of communicating with them, to be obedient and affectionate companions.
What we like and don’t like mice and rats
Take, for example, decorative mice. Try not to equate them with other tailed brothers who are digging in the trash near the house. These decorative animals can be variegated or solid color, can be long-haired or curly. In General, there is plenty to choose from! White mice are small animals, long ago gained fame in the laboratories. How many of them went on experimenting with different drugs, influence of physical and chemical processes. A lot of blood spoiled them and genetics. Continue reading
To raise a dog with good conformation, it is necessary from puppyhood to adhere to the rules of good nutrition. Residues in food the puppy is not suitable because of the presence of spices. Your pet needs the following products: -meat (beef, horsemeat, lamb) -the fish of the sea and river (boiled) -eggs -milk, kefir, sour clotted milk,curds. vegetables (raw carrots, cabbage of all kinds, raw and cooked, parsley, onion, celery, garlic) fruits (in winter prunes, raisins) cereal (oatmeal, millet, buckwheat I. D. p)
For example, the daily diet one or two months of puppies of large breeds (boxer, collie, German shepherd, Doberman) should include: -meat 200-250g,including the insides (liver, kidneys, heart, spleen-only cooked) -fish up to 300g (give instead of meat no more than twice a week) -milk 500-600g -tvoroga-100-150g carrot grated 1-2 pieces -a small amount of the leaves of young nettles, dandelion, mint, celery, garlic, parsley -sunflower oil-up to 1st. spoon -salt-5-7G -one sandwich (rye bread with oil) For puppies of medium and small breeds the number of products is reduced accordingly. Continue reading