Exotic pets

Ear Drops - Antibiotics
Why do vets prescribe such a treatment Antibiotics in ear drops are usually used to treat a bacterial infection of the ear, also known as bacterial otitis externa. Topical preparations…

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10 little-known facts about cats
The fact that cats along with dogs are one of the most popular pets is a generally accepted fact. Have you ever wondered how much we know about these creatures?…

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Common cat diseases
Cats are prone to a number of specific diseases, each of them has its own distinctive symptoms. Knowing what your cat is worried about and why, you can choose the…

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Nakio, the only one in the world …

Life is a complicated and dangerous thing … No matter how we take care of ourselves, misfortunes happen anyway. But we have an undeniable advantage – medicine. Relatives, friends, doctors, and even strangers usually help a person who is in a difficult situation, survives an accident and becomes disabled.
But animals can not boast of this. Disability, loss of limb for a wild or homeless animal means a death sentence. But some are all the same lucky, and good caring individuals appear on their way.
So lucky and Nakio (Naki’o). Although initially his life was not at all like luck. Continue reading

Favorite swan of Anna Pavlova

The name of the greatest ballerina Anna Pavlova is known not only among people interested in ballet, but also people far from this art. Her stunning miniature Dying Swan brought the ballerina worldwide recognition, love and glory.

But not many people know that this fragile woman was also a talented gardener. And she just loved animals, kept them in large numbers herself and did not miss the opportunity to take pictures with them.

In 1912, having moved from Russia to England for political reasons, she and her husband Viktor Dandre bought and equipped a huge mansion in Hempstead, which was called Ivy House (Ivy House). Continue reading

10 little-known facts about cats

The fact that cats along with dogs are one of the most popular pets is a generally accepted fact. Have you ever wondered how much we know about these creatures? We are talking not only about the habits of cats, about health or behavior, but also about interesting historical episodes from their lives. And today – 10 little-known facts that will make you look at your cat from a different angle.

1. Initially, it was believed that for the first time cats were domesticated in Egypt, where they were elevated to the rank of deities. Continue reading

Japanese feline paradise

For many hundreds of years, humans have endowed cats with mystical qualities. Somewhere people loved them, somewhere they hated them, once they deified them, and once they were afraid, but they never remained indifferent to them.
Cat cults have survived for many centuries and have successfully survived to this day. One of them still exists in Japan, where it is believed that white cats are a symbol of integrity, black cats give protection from evil forces, and tricolors bring good luck. Continue reading

Take your pet to work!

The biggest problem for the owner of the cat or dog is that the pet is forced to spend most of the day alone … This is fraught with many unpleasant consequences – “unauthorized” toilets throughout the apartment, spoiled things, complaints from neighbors about howling and barking of a bored animal. All this does not contribute to the establishment of a warm trusting relationship between the pet and the owner … Now, if you could take fluffy with you to work …

Meanwhile, in the USA it has been practiced for more than 20 years! Continue reading

US dogs and cats in numbers
The number of pet owners in the United States more than tripled between 1970 (67 million) and 2012 (164 million). In other words, in 2012, 62% of American families have…

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Overweight in dogs, obesity
Did you know that over 30 percent of pets are obese? If your dog is overweight, he is at risk for diseases such as painful arthritis, heart disease, shortness of…

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Fascioliasis
Fascioliasis is a helminthiasis, from the group of trematodoses, a disease of many species of mammals caused by the trematode Fasciola hepatica (Fasciola vulgaris). The causative agent is F. hepatica,…

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Overweight in dogs, obesity
Did you know that over 30 percent of pets are obese? If your dog is overweight, he is at risk for diseases such as painful arthritis, heart disease, shortness of…

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