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
If you are a beginner and don’t know how to start training a puppy, this article will tell you how to train a puppy yourself and what commands to teach him.
Below we will focus on puppy training up to 3 months, that is, the article contains links to all those teams that should know each puppy is up to 3 months. If your pet is older than that age, then slightly below you will find a link to material on training adult dogs. Whatever the age of the dog, at least one month, at least 5 or 10 years, to teach her commands, always. Be careful when reading material, you will learn about all the commands that are needed in everyday life to control the puppy.
Training puppies from 1 month up to 3.
Puppy training commands start from the 1st of the month. At such a tender age you will teach your puppy the most simple but essential commands. The training takes relatively little time, most of it the baby to play and move a lot.
At a young age to train throughout the course so far is useless, because the whole mental activity of a busy puppy pranks and anything else but not obedience to the master. So give your puppy to be a child, to train him you will always have time. Now is the time podgotovitsya when the puppy is older to teach him more difficult commands and to be considerably more demanding. 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