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
Feeding puppies of the Caucasian Sheepdog In this article we consider the basic principles of the organization of feeding Caucasian shepherd puppies . The main development and growth of the young wolfhound, the formation of its exterior leaks since the birth of the puppy until 12 months of age, especially from the 1st to the 7th month. Therefore, in this period it is necessary to pay special attention to the growing puppy: his upbringing. content. and of course the food. Wolfhound puppy should be fed frequently but in small portions, making sure that the stomach was bloated from food, because rare feeding of the puppy and the consumption of large amounts of food disrupts proper development and formation of bones, leading to bending of the back, the curvature of the front and rear legs, to change the Constitution of the Caucasian Sheepdog.
The bowl of food is placed on a stand with height equal to the elbow joint of the dog. As the puppy grew, the height should be increased. If the puppy refuses to eat for 30 minutes, the bowl is removed until the next feeding and need to cut a portion of feedings to keep your dog overeat.
Read more: “feeding the puppies under the bitch. How to teach a puppy to feed herself from the bowl.”
In a separate bowl constantly to put fresh water. The power circuit for the puppy should be determined by the owner, given that dunnow scheme, it is advised to keep vzroslaya (see ). If You chose the feeding puppies of the Caucasian sheep-dog dry food. Continue reading
Like any living organism for normal growth and development, the puppy should receive a balanced diet. The basic rules of feeding: · Feed the recommended puppy from aluminum or enameled bowl. · Bowls with water and food must be on the stand, corresponding to the growth of the puppy/dog (normal height, when a dog is getting food reaches for food up instead of tilts his head down), with the growth of puppy the height of the stand must be changed. · Food must be absolutely fresh, room temperature. · Feeding should be carried out only at a set time, after feeding the food should be removed. Avoid overfeeding, this causes damage to the exterior of the dog.
· Clean water should be placed in a bowl, round the clock, to change it is recommended 3-5 times a day, the dog was able to get it any time of the day or night. · Foods dogs must be less volume and more concentrated. · Do not let your puppy sweets. · Do not give dogs poultry bones never, nor raw, nor boiled beef rib and lamb, it can cause death dogs.
· The puppy should be given raw beef bones. Dog bones should be given after food to keep your dog attacked them hungrily. The bones start to give 1.5 month old with ful -. · Feed the puppy tolcapone walking, and better for the team. Recommended number of feedings:
If the veterinarian does not give a pre-Scriptures.
Reducing the number of feedings, especially at first for a puppy under 6 months of age is undesirable. Intervals between feedings should be equal, except for the night. At a certain age puppy Central Asian shepherd himself will renounce their feedings, do not put the puppy violently, leaving to starve from one mode to another. Puppy itself will indicate when it is ready. Continue reading