Japan is the birthplace of many unusual breeds of dogs. Ainu, or Hokkaido dog is one of them. The breed was developed by the indigenous people of Hokkaido Ainu’m going to find in 1000 BC the Dog combines just the opposite at first glance qualities: ferocity, and sweetness, intelligence and aggressiveness, endurance and sensitivity. Strong features of this breed due to the fact that the Ainu deduced specifically for hunting large prey animals in the mountains. Ainu was the beginning of the occurrence of certain other Japanese breeds, has inherited her best qualities. Courage, strength, the ability to navigate in all weather conditions, alertness, self-confidence — those undeniable advantages, which attract attention to the Ainu dog lovers. But isn’t this supposed to be man’s best friend? The Ainu are very fond of their owners, friendly, easy to train. but at the same time, he needs a strict upbringing is the strong character of the dog should be kept under control.

The breed standard FCI №261:

Head. Triangular in shape, similar to a Fox. The skull and the forehead wide, flat. The transition from forehead to muzzle is well seen. Bridge of nose straight. The muzzle is wedge-shaped. The nose is black (dog in white color — corporal). Lips tight. Continue reading

Rules of transportation of small Pets

In accordance with paragraph 68 of the rules of transportation of passengers, Luggage and cargo Luggage on Federal trains, approved by Order of Ministry of Railways of the Russian Federation dated 26.07.2002 № 30 (further – Rules of transportations) are not permitted as carry-on baggage wild animals in trains and cars of all categories.

According to the article No. 1 of the Model law on the treatment of animals, adopted by order dated 31.10.2007 of the Interparliamentary Assembly of States-participants of the CIS on 29 plenary meeting (hereinafter – Model law) wild animals are mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and fish that live on land, in surface waters and the atmosphere in conditions of natural freedom.

Pets at home is the keeping of animals in residential premises and on the territory of residential houses as an animal companion. Pets – animals, to which man is attached and which contains at home without the purpose of profit to meet the needs in communication, aesthetic and educational purposes, as well as guide dogs, hunting dogs and hunting birds. Continue reading

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