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
Ahead is a warm Indian summer and you probably still waiting for a family outing to the country or kebabs. We care and love to our younger brothers remember that these tips for transporting Pets in the car continue to be relevant and in that short warm period.
HOW TO TRANSPORT ANIMALS IN THE CAR
WATER AND FRESH AIR
Dogs and cats overheat very quickly in cars. Even in cool weather, the sun’s rays can heat the cabin. Drinking water and regular breaks to “walk under the Bush” a must for comfortable transporting animals in the car.
A PIECE OF HOME
Animals will survive the trip better if they are their usual subjects: home bedding, familiar food, and even preferably their home and not a camp bowl. Take care of the first aid kit for your pet, by doing this in a hurry is often neglected: “there is to go?”. Continue reading
Feeding puppies and adult dogs is made using the stand on which I put two containers: one for feeding and drinking. The height of the stand increases the growth of the puppy (the top edge is at chest level).
The mount allows the baby to get all four paws in the bowl and promotes the formation of good posture.
Opinion, what to feed puppies, very different. You can use professional dry food for puppies (see end of Chapter). They are balanced in composition, in their application eliminating the need for vitamin and mineral dressing. But we must remember that young puppies are not all the teeth, and chewing of the kibble is difficult for them, they do not eat and, consequently, do not grow. So dry food should be soaked.
We try to do the following: dry food is in bowl, available puppies, constantly, and, in addition, small puppies and get regular meals (according to the schemes shown below). Of course, the balance of power is partially lost, but the puppies get used to any food that can offer them a future owner, grow well and feel happy. Only dry food, we suggest that you translate the puppies after the change of teeth. Continue reading