And from all this group the diamond dove occurs most frequently. Head, neck and underparts of its body is ashy-grey; back, wings and tail brownish; wings small white spots; a ring round the eyes wide, bright orange in females and young males it is much narrower and paler; the bill is gray at the base, the tip blackish-brown. Length of the bird – 19-20, tail 10-11 cm
Widespread in Australia, inhabiting forests and thickets of bushes, growing near the water. They love to bask in the sun, growing near the water. They love to bask in the sun, flat on the ground. Most of the time on the ground in search of food, but resting on the branches of trees. Runs along the ground quickly, deftly shuffling your feet. They are kept in pairs or small flocks. The flight is fast and is similar to flight of the nuthatch.
When the nesting period, often heard the voice of the male, repeating the sound: “crow”, “crow”. With tail fanned before the female. 3-5 days after start of construction the nest is ready, and after a few days there are eggs on which the female sits very closely and get away with them only in the case of obvious danger. The incubation period lasts about 2 weeks, the Chicks leave the nest at the age of 13-15 days for the first time we spend the night in the nest or at the nearest branch of nedalekom parents.
The diamond dove belongs to the best room for the birds. She is graceful, beautiful, neshumova, always calm, not afraid of humans, gets along well with songbirds. For the first time this dove was able to breed in 1875 and since then it is successfully kept in cages. Continue reading
Passengers travelling by rail with your Pets and birds must adapt to changes in the Rules of carriage of passengers, baggage, cargo and mail by railway transport of Ukraine, which entered into force in August (approved by the Ministry of infrastructure of Ukraine).
As the press-center of “Ukrzaliznytsia”, in this document, more specific rules of transportation of Pets and birds, depending on their size, and also separately for the first time defined the conditions of carriage in poultry.
In particular, in passenger trains transportation of large dogs (over 45 cm, not more than one), including dogs accompanying blind passengers in the compartment of a passenger or Express train is allowed only with the redemption of a dog owner all seats in the compartment and the presentation of a duly completed veterinary document.
Transportation of large dogs in the cars of other categories of trains (high speed, high speed, electric, diesel trains increased comfort, etc.) is allowed under the same conditions, if the car is separated seats.
In passenger trains small Pets and indoor ornamental birds are transported in all types of wagons with payment for transportation of Nezavisimost the presence of carry-on baggage and must be placed in boxes, baskets, cages (no more than one piece of hand Luggage), and also freely be placed on the places provided for hand Luggage. For small Pets, the passenger must have a properly designed veterinary document. Continue reading
what Pets can be not just the object of our care, but also the nurses, devoted friends and even family therapists?
For example, according to a recent study, Pets can positively affect the ability of autistic children to social contacts . Previously, researchers studied the effect of dogs on emotional and mental development of children. But recently, experts came to the conclusion that contact with any pet can have a beneficial effect on the child.
Conducting the study, the scientists noticed that if a family of a child with autism a dog, it is more disposed to communicate with people than those children that have no animal. As it turned out, not only the dog but also any other pet helps a child to interact with others
this conclusion was made by Dr. Gretchen Carlisle, research fellow Research centre for the study of interaction between man and animal (Research Center for human-animal interaction ReCHAI) College of Veterinary medicine University of Missouri.
It should be noted that the child with autism, it is extremely difficult to communicate with the outside world. But four-legged friend helps the child feel more confident. How?
When the other kids meet on the street “special”child, their attention is immediately drawn to the animal. Children with autism do not feel in the spotlight, and it is easier to open up to communication. Continue reading