Today it’s hard for us to imagine our life without cats. These creatures have gained a place in the hearts of people around the world. Cats are completely different, each of them has its own personality and character. Even cats of the same breed and colors can be completely different from each other: one can be moving and energetic and the other calm and quiet on the contrary. There are cats with a complex character, hostile and even vindictive, and have a loving and peaceful.
Someone thinks enough just to have a cat and don’t quite understand this business, and someone on the contrary wants to see at home a certain breed and he doesn’t care how much it costs. I want to introduce you our rating of Top 10 most expensive cat breeds in the world .
Russian blue cat
Price: 400-2000 dollars
Opens the top ten of the world’s most expensive cat breeds — Russian blue cat. This breed has been recognized since the beginning of its existence, from the times of ancient Slavs, but in the past this breed was popular only in Russia. Continue reading
Educational training From what age to train a puppy? A puppy can learn since birth, but until he was blind and deaf, very difficult to find him suitable reinforcements. At the age of about 2 weeks the puppy opens his eyes and he begins to leave his “lair” – the place in which he lives a happy mother with offspring. Coming out of the house, he meets with the outside world. At this time, training is easier, but the classes can cause great anxiety to his mother, and it is unsafe for dogs-mother and puppy, and sometimes for people. At four weeks of age the puppy is lively, cheerful and trustful. He begins the socialization period, when he learns to communicate with other dogs, people and the world. 3 to 16 to 20 weeks (this is dependent on breed) puppy must meet as many types of people, dogs and situations. At this time he needs to learn the language of their own species, otherwise he would not be able to communicate with relatives, be interested in the opposite sex, will not be able to take care of their own offspring. If a puppy of this age will only communicate with older people, he wouldn’t understand that little children are people too, and may even start to hunt them. It is essential that the puppy was properly socialized, so from 3 to 16 weeks is a critical age that determines the life of your pet. Naturally, it is also luckyworth for the beginning of training, because: 1) the Training is not only a skill. Continue reading
“It is noticed that almost all animals, whether aquatic, aerial or terrestrial, it is evident fall into a dream state,” wrote Aristotle in his treatise “On sleep and wakefulness”. But go to our “lesser brothers” in their dreams?
Jason Goldman, a graduate student at the University of southern California (Los Angeles), evolutionary psychology examines human and animal. The young scientist said that today there are two main ways to look into the minds of sleeping cats, birds and other living creatures. The first method is to observe the physical behavior of animals during the different phases of the cycle “sleep-Wake”. The second is whether their brain in the sleep state similarly to how this state operates our brain.
Since school biology lessons, we know that during sleep the brain passes through several periods with different activity levels. One of them, with relatively lower activity, called slow wave sleep. The second, during which brain activity is almost the same as during wakefulness, was named the fast phase, or REM-phase (from the English. REM – rapid eye movement, rapid eye movement). At this time, the spinal cord sends a powerful braking impulses, paralyzing all our body and making it impossible to move, speak or scream. Continue reading