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Pet Food

What to feed of French bulldog – to decide in the first place to its owners. Yet we can recommend. After all, who, if not a breeder, knows how to grow healthy, strong, beautiful dog. So, we recommend to feed a growing puppy ready to feed. After all, the fact is that for proper development of the body requires a lot of different substances, but their presence in the diet are also important in the proportions in which they are presented. And owners can not always be balanced menu of their animals, what would they have everything you need in the right amounts. But manufacturers of high-quality forage know the needs of our pets. All food (and dry and wet) are divided into classes: economy (Economy), for continuous feeding (Regular), premium (Premium) and super premium (Super Premium). This division is based on both the raw material from which the cooked food, and on the number of major categories of nutrients (proteins, fats, carbohydrates), as well as vitamins, minerals and trace elements entering into its composition. You should not feed the animals feed the first two classes, because in nothing useful, even tell anymore, they-are harmful. This is explained by the fact that their manufacturing only used the cheapest components and, consequently, the quality of these forages is very low. Feed a premium are more suitable for feeding adult dogs, but for a puppy-optimal variant of super-premium food. By about canned (moist) of feed necessary to say that they use a variety of flavors and fragrances, they are your dog to anything. Thus, better opt for quality dry food, which can be given in its natural form, and soaked in the (normal boiled water). In addition, your Frenchman will receive all the material necessary for its proper development, you will not have problems with long-term travel, it's very uncomfortable, carry a pot of porridge. And to feed the dog in the road pies-harmful and undignified. And not always we have time, that would translate to a dry pet food, but it will take about a week. After a change of diet- great stress to the body (can isporit digestion). But if all you intend to feed the bulldog frantsuskogo natural food, then you know that dog meat to 35% of the total food, cereals, 45% vegetables, 20%. Meat is better to give beef, and lean. It may be given raw, just before feeding can douse it with boiling water. 1-2 times a week can replace meat with fish (without bones), sea can be given in raw form, and the river-just boiled, and the possibility of infection helminths. Of cereals is better to choose wheat and oats ('Hercules') at a ratio of 3 / 1. Vegetables provide better raw, but protetymi on a fine grater. Tomatoes are useful even to those that protect teeth from the formation of tartar. In addition useful in milk products, kefir, yogurt, cottage cheese. And do not forget about vitamins and mineral supplements, the dosage which can be found on the packaging. absolutely NOT: pork bones (all-meat, fish, poultry), pork fat, Confectionery, fried, smoked, salted and sugar. Remember that the animal must have constant access to fresh drinking water!

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Vaccination Of Animals

Every person being the owner of a cat, dog, rabbit or pony, or even larger animals, think about how to protect your pet from dangerous diseases. Firstly, vaccination against common infectious diseases, which can eliminate or strongly enough to weaken the effect of pathogens. Secondly as to exclude non-communicable diseases in animals? These include respiratory diseases, gastrointestinal tract, cardiovascular system, as well as other body systems. Cindy Crawford has firm opinions on the matter. Prevention of infectious diseases is an integrated approach to solving this problem. Initially, it must be recalled that the decision to buying pet homes must be carefully weighed and then indulge in all the problems of cohabitation. A hasty decision could destroy the life of a small miracle, and instead of a comfortable place to cushion it can be in the ranks of the hungry, the sick and homeless animals. And if you all discussed at the family council, concluded in favor of the acquisition lump tenderness, then you need the knowledge for the care, feeding and mandatory medical receptions. The first inspection in the life of a veterinarian is desirable to carry home. This is due to the fact that when you visit a veterinary clinic a young body of your animal is exposed to strong stress, which can lead to disease and In addition it is in the hospital risk of contracting an infectious disease increases many times. Vaccination must be provided by qualified personnel. Do not trust such an important moment in the life of your pet random people. I do not advise to do so themselves. At present, the immune system is our four-legged friends has undergone many changes and is sometimes possible complications after vaccination, which can handle only an experienced veterinary physician. You should not expose your puppy to excess risk. Many pet owners wonder where to get the vaccine. In the city there are pet pharmacies and pet stores and many of them realize exist such products. If the vaccination should doctor, then as a rule, he knows how and what to do. Some nurseries carry themselves vaccinated breeders, and together with the puppy give veterinary passport, where there are marks of the vaccination, but there is little breeders who have permission to vaccinate against rabies

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Animal Food

Thin dog hair has a diameter of about 75 microns in diameter may be coarser than 200 microns. Healthy hair depends on the balance of animal food: proteins (and particularly are rich in sulfur amino acids as cystine, and tyrosine and methionine), essential fatty acids, copper and B vitamins have an adult dog 30% protein consumed per day may be used to update the skin and coat. Hair growth are also influenced by hormonal factors: thyroid and growth hormone stimulate the activity of hair follicles, whereas corticoids and sex hormones to slow down. Once in the blood levels of prolactin (a hormone produced in lactating females), hair looks like in the summer – pretty thin and sparse. Lin all dogs of different breeds and individual dogs of one breed lost and re-invigorate hair at different speeds. Dogs living in premises that are rarely exposed to natural light and low temperatures, tend to lose hair more or less permanently. Conversely, dogs living outside the home, exposed to natural lighting and low temperatures, often lose their hair within a few weeks in spring and autumn. In autumn they get rid of his short, light cover, and they grow a thick, warm undercoat and a long protective coat able to withstand bad weather. Since dogs are preparing for winter. In the spring of a dog loses a winter cover to provide an opportunity to grow a new, shorter and easily; mu. In this case, changing the appearance and structure of the wool, but the general number of hair follicles and remains unchanged.

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Farm House

Breeding rabbits – not an easy task as it might seem at first glance. This branch of animal husbandry, which very often are engaged lovers, as it is less costly than, for example, pig, sheep or cattle ranching. Before you start breeding rabbits, you need to know a little about their disease. These animals are very gentle and often die, even from minor intestinal disorders. Disorders often occur in rabbits 10-20 days old, who did not have enough milk. Because of this, they start to eat coarse food for their mother. On gastric and intestinal lesions appear, which leads to inflammation of digestion. But a similar disease can occur in adult rabbits, when eating low-quality feed, plenty of legumes. The main symptoms – a runny stools with mucus, flatulence, constipation, which replaced by diarrhea. The rabbit may die within 2-3 days. When breeding rabbits should also pay attention to the cleanliness of their content, since they are very susceptible to infections.

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Mosquito Bites

Currently the only methods of preventing mosquitoes from biting. But unfortunately, none of these methods are not able to protect animals from parasites at one hundred percent. Therefore, after each walk inspect your pet. What to do if a dog tick bite? – First, carefully remove the tick. When Seizure of the parasite do not forget to wear gloves and tweezers to cook, you protect yourself from possible infection. Try to embrace the insect as close to the proboscis, then gently rotate and pull the tick. In any case not Try to pull out of the parasite, or you can leave the proboscis in the skin of dogs and spread the infection. In this case, the dog must immediately take to a doctor. – After removing the tick watch the animals. If your dog high temperature (39-40 C), mucous membrane mouth – pale urine has red or brown – very likely to be infected animal piroplasmosis. At detection of the above symptoms should immediately consult a doctor as piroplasmosis affects the body within a few days. The presence of the disease in the dog set after the date of analysis (blood taken out of the ear). Piroplasmosis can be detected only in the laboratory. Even symptoms such as discoloration of urine, pale mouth and fever are not talking about the presence in the body of infection. Do not agree to vaccinate pet 'on tick' to the test results. Most doctors use of immunoglobulin, which can only aggravate the situation, causing the animal an allergic reaction. What if the dog is found piroplasmosis? For the treatment of piroplasmosis animal prescribed protivopiroplazmidoznoe tool, but in addition it should be used more medications for the restoration of other organs dogs after infection. If for repairing damaged kidneys and liver still vets prescribe medications, as a rule, the immunity of dogs do not pay attention. Take care that your pet have been appointed immunomodulatory drugs. Unfortunately, even after treatment of piroplasmosis a dog can get re-infected. Immunity to the animal piroplasmosis is not produced, so reduce the risk of infecting your pet can only timely examination of dogs and anti- bloodsucking insects.

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