The habit of the pet to chew the juicy leaves can cause food poisoning and more serious consequences. Poisonous indoor plants for cats are particularly dangerous, since the street cat will probably prefer to chew an ordinary blade of grass, not a suspicious Bush. How to wean the pet from the habit to eat potted herbs, and some flowers that are dangerous for cats, it is not necessary to grow on the window sills?
Popular houseplants are dangerous to cats
Disappointing for a lover of plants fact: almost all of the potted herbs grown on the window sills, are toxic to cats. Some plants cause a slight discomfort, others vomiting and diarrhea, while others can kill a cat, even if she eats only a little piece. Often the owner can be heard: “It’s all nonsense. I grow house plants poisonous to cats, but the cat chewed a leaf that feels great”. The fact that cats react differently to the toxin, trapped in the esophagus. By analogy, they are like people, tobecause poisonous mushrooms: the one going to the hospital, another will feel a slight discomfort, and the third is happy and healthy, although I ate more than everyone. In addition, many poisonous plants for cats is a time bomb: the years toxin accumulates in the body, while once the concentration reaches a critical level.
Azalea raduates the lush greenery and the extraordinary beauty of flowers, but the juice contains an alkaloid, is dangerous not only for cats but for people. Once in the stomach of cats, the venom depresses the Central nervous system that leads to food disorders, cramps, swollen larynx, heart-rhythm disorders. Continue reading
American scientists have made a rating of out of 10 the most dangerous animals from the point of view of transmission of infections.
1. Birds. Transmit a large variety of diseases. Among them are avian influenza and psittacosis – an acute infectious human disease that occurs when the infection from parrots. Every year in USA is recorded up to 100 cases. The psittacosis W zabolevayut people are usually constantly in contact with birds. Infection occurs by droplet infection – inhalation of dust particles of the feces of the birds during harvesting of cells. The disease occurs usually in 5-10 days after the infected bird.
2. Mice and rats. Historians believe these rodents culprits of the Black death – plague that leveled half of Europe during the middle Ages. Carry other harmful microorganisms.
3. Reptiles. Very dangerous because they often carry Salmonella directly on your skin. Before them especially vulnerable children.
4. Dogs. Man’s best friend can turn into the worst enemy due to the large number of diseases which it is capable of transmitting. Is and rabies, and parasites, and Salmonella, and infectious disease caused by the bacteria Campylobacter, and even spotted Rocky mountain fever is a potentially fatal disease. Continue reading
You want Your pet near You lived a long, happy and carefree? Then don’t forget to rate vaccinations: from the first months in the house there was a cheerful lump, and throughout the life of a dog or cat.
Please contact our clinic “the Stork-vet” to get the full information on vaccination of cats and dogs, and how to protect their Pets from diseases!
Why and what vaccinate Pets?
The world is full of dangerous infections. And no matter how You tried to protect your pet from contact with other animals, complete isolation is impossible to achieve. Vaccinations – it is much easier and wiser.
And dogs and cats have to vaccinate against rabies infection, lethal for animals and for people.
It is recommended that dogs be vaccinated against plague, leptospirosis, enteritis, coronavirus, adenovirus, etc.
For cats topical immunoprophylaxis against viral rhinotracheitis, kalitsiviroza, panleukopenia, chlamydia, and other common illnesses. Continue reading
The products of the Farmina is the current standard of excellent quality food. Natural ingredients, minerals, vitamins allow you to create balanced meals at a reasonable price. Products are made from raw materials of Italian production. Farmina company manufactures its products at three own factories which are located in the following countries:
The system of quality control of the product from the development stage through to its receipt by the end user allows to guarantee high quality. The combination of the feed ingredients allows us to produce food that can satisfy the taste preferences of different animals.
All the products this company was created with the support of veterinary doctors and successfully passed a special test. Feed recommended by experts for the continuous feeding of Pets
Products known brand sold in many countries around the world. Acquiring a well-balanced dry food from well-known company, you will give your Pets care, strength, energy. They will always delight you with their good mood and excellent health.
Using dry food for Pets, you can provide your pet with all necessary nutrients for an active and healthy life. There is an opportunity to choose food for your pet depending on their lifestyle, habits, age and health status.The manufacturer produces special diet line, intended for the prevention and treatment of diseases. Continue reading
Psittacosis (psittacosis) infectious disease of humans and birds caused by the intracellular microorganism Chlamydia psittaci . Chlamydia are killed when heated above 70 °C. In the external environment, the pathogen persists up to 2 – 3 weeks, the shells of eggs in the incubator survives no more than 3 days, in the litter of birds persists for 3 – 4 months. Ultraviolet rays are harmful for chlamydia. Psittacosis is found worldwide. Susceptible ducks, turkeys, geese, chickens, pigeons, parrots, sparrows, pheasants, gulls, and other ornamental and wild species of birds. The sensitivity of different bird species varies that are most susceptible to infection of birds in the parrot family. Young animals are more sensitive than the adult bird. The source of infection is a sick bird-the carrier, releasing the microorganisms from nasal mucus, sneezing, coughing, with the dung. Infection occurs by airborne and alimentary, particles of dried droppings from sick birds, feather, slomannye the epithelium of the skin can get into the lungs, air sacks of birds, and gastrointestinal tract, where they are introduced through the mucous membranes, causing disease. A bird ill with psittacosis, usually for a long time been razed of infection. Reservoir and source of infection for humans are domestic and wild bird species. The largest epidemiological significance have Pets poultry (especially ducks and turkeys), room birds (various species of parrots, Canaries and dragapella songbirds), and especially synanthropic birds (pigeons and crows), the contamination of which by some estimates may reach 80 %. People may get infected by psittacosis from ill birds, especially at-risk poultry workers, meat processing plants, the breeders of the birds. People ill with psittacosis not a danger to others represent. In the human body, the pathogen enters mainly through the mucous membranes of the respiratory system. Infection occurs by inhalation of dust containing the pathogen (dry particles of manure and discharge from the beak contaminated with particles of fluff. Continue reading