In the Federation Council of Russia discussed the draft law on responsible treatment of animals. For this from all over the country came the experts who expressed their opinion. The Kaliningrad region was represented by the Director of the zoo Svetlana Sokolova. She answered questions from Business FM, Kaliningrad.
− Such a law will be adopted in our country for the first time. Tell us what was discussed in Moscow?
− In Russia there is no legislation that would regulate the situation with the animals, not only domestic but also topalovski, circus, official. But our attitude to animals is the litmus test for society. We have a whole bunch of problems: there are no regulations, no responsibility for the fact that animals are treated improperly, with the exception of articles in the Criminal code, which is used extremely rarely.
Attempts to enact such a law have been made repeatedly. He has passed all three readings in the State Duma in 1999. In 2000 it was approved by the Federation Council, but in the same year, it was vetoed by the President. Perhaps, it seemed that the law was insufficiently Continue reading
Classification based on genetic principles
Among the entire array of the domestic dog from the early stages of rock formations there are the following groups of rocks. According to the canine is the most accurate representation of the entire array of dogs, in contrast to the classification according to user properties. 1. The wolf type is the most vivid representatives of it are the sled dogs of the North-East and Dingo. 2. Spaceopoly type — voskopodobnoe close to the original forms. This type was formed in the conditions of Northern taiga and evolved relatively isolated from dogs in other regions. 3. Goniometry type . Formation type have occurred in forest-steppe and steppe zones. The earliest is called Patagonia, because their basis was formed the actual hounds, greyhounds and Mastiff similar dogs. 4. Weedy type . Formed based on the etching of protogenic dogs in open spaces — deserts and dry steppes. 5. Mastiff similar dogs are large, formed for protection, the protective functions of the shepherd’s service.
Modern typological classification of dog breeds according to the genetic principle provide an allocation of 11 rock groups. 1. Canít move. these include Spitz, huskies and sled dogs. 2. Terriers. 3. Pinscher and Schnauzer. (the second and third groups arose in the middle ages from dogs canít move. 4. Mastiff similar dogs, vklyuchayuschimisya and Shorthair Continue reading
Over 80 percent of Germans believe that Pets have a positive effect on children’s development. Science confirms that Pets develop a child’s sense of responsibility already at an early age.
Pets have a positive influence on the development of young children. Believe nine out of ten Germans, evidenced by a recent survey conducted by the sociological Institute of the Bremen TheConsumerView (TCV). The survey involved a thousand respondents, both with and without Pets.
“Overall, 88.7% of respondents believe that children’s development proceeds more efficiently if they are already at an early age have regular contact with Pets,” said the officer TCV Uwe Friedemann (Friedemann Uwe). Naturally, among the pet owners level of conviction in this (95.9 per cent) higher than among those who have Pets does not have (74.7 per cent).
More of a positive impact of Pets on the development of young children believe dog owners (98.2 percent). However, the level of conviction is very high and among cat owners (95.3 per cent) and poultry (90.3 per cent). Continue reading