Thrush (lat. Turdus) is a bird which belongs to the order Passeriformes. To the family Drozdovich is 62 species, in Russia there are about 20 species. The most common is the song thrush, its mass reaches 55-100 grams, body length 21-25 cm Back and tail are painted in chocolate brown with silver stains. Abdomen white, flanks mottled. Breast yellowish, with dark brown spots, the area under the wings reddish. Young color dimmer, sexual dimorphism is not pronounced.
Thrush the Redwing is smaller, its weight rarely exceeds 60 grams. Back painted in olive-brown color, the area under the wings and sides of breast rufous; above the eyes are “eyebrows”, pigmented whitish-yellow, so the bird got a name.
Blackbird is completely black, the beak is bright orange.
White-throated thrush is very similar to Blackbird, but the chest there is a distinct white stripe, the orange beak is pigmented.
Also common Fieldfare, red thrush, mistle thrush, red-throated, grey, olive, Siberian, Golden and other species. The appearance of various kinds of blackbirds you can see in the video below. Continue reading
Royal Canin for many years is a recognized expert in the field of production of animal feed. The philosophy of Royal Canin – knowledge and respect for the needs of the animals. Smell, taste low sensitivity and low efficiency of digestion, which is typical for carnivores. The philosophy of Royal Canin – knowledge and respect for the needs of the animals. The sense of smell, low taste sensitivity
Since ancient times people walked side by side with the dog, which was the first simple guard livestock and homes, and then began to perform many of other functions, becoming also in a simple pet. At the moment it was taken out about four hundred breeds of dogs, each of which has its own history, cause and purpose.
A list of dog breeds can be divided into several parts, highlighting among them hunting, guard, decoration and service. On this page you will find a comprehensive directory with descriptions and Photos of animals of various species.
Many modern dog breeds have already completely lost their original function and are not well suited for everyday protection and assistance to a person in the household and on the hunt. For example, Chihuahuas rarely weighs more than a kilogram and are so small that often considered a kind of accessory than a pet or assistant. Continue reading
Siamese cats, in addition to graceful appearance, are intelligent, playful and loyal Pets. This breed has many unique characteristics, and they are one of the most recognizable cats in the world, thanks to the exotic color and vigor. Siamese cats have a long body, beautiful almond-shaped blue eyes, large ears and wedge-shaped muzzle. They have a short silky coat with dark points – markings.
1. Siamese cat is an ancient breed
Like most cat breeds, the true origin of Siamese cats is shrouded in mystery. Some argue that these cats were the Pets of kings, while others believe that they were raised by Buddhist monks.
When members of the Royal family died, it was believed that the Siamese cat has received their soul. The cat was transferred to the temple, she and the rest of your life spent in luxury under the care of the monks.
Thai manuscript “Poems cat books” you can find the first description of cats with darker color on the extremities, made between the 14th and 18th centuries. This suggests that the Siamese cat is a very old breed, even if we don’t know where it came from. Continue reading