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
In nature only a few survive to extreme old age, due to objective reasons.
But even in captivity, the turtles on the strength make it to the middle of that age, as if completely absent of external hazards. How long can a slider turtle live in a terrarium? How can I prolong their life?
How to determine the age of red-turtle?
Sell slider turtles at an early age, when the carapace reaches a length of not more than 7 cm At the time of purchase it is better to give preference to younger ones because they are easier to survive, and will live longer.
Over the years, the turtle can grow up to 30 cm . that will require a larger terrarium and resettlement of a few turtles from each other. Therefore it is better to know in advance what the potential growth is of this or that individual and which “house” it is better to buy.
To determine the age in two ways:
By measuring the length of the shell, taking into account the annual growth of a turtle on 2-3 cm; Continue reading