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
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
The Akita inu is a large and noble breed of dog that was originally used for guarding royalty and nobility of feudal Japan. Also dogs were used for hunting boar, bear and deer.
The Alaskan Malamute has a strong body and a strong, hardy body. The breed is considered to be one of the oldest, and its appearance is not much changed since the advent of. The dog is very intelligent, but training is necessary to make enough strength and perseverance.
The bulldog is a breed of dog that was originally used to assist in moving cattle to market. She was also an active participant in bloodsport, based on the baiting of a bull. It is sometimes called “English” or “British” bulldog.
The Basenji was developed in Africa as a hunting dog. He has short hair, his ears and forehead wrinkled. The behavior of the Basenji is more reminiscent of a feline, he is very smart, curious and independent.
The Belgian shepherds are four types of dogs: the Laekenois, the Groenendael, Tervuren and Malinois. The Groenendael (pictured) is perhaps the most beautiful dog of the four Belgian herding breeds. She has a proud posture, the bright black hair of medium length, oblong muzzle and ears. Continue reading