In specialized forums, the question is often discussed whether dry cat and dog food can vary from batch to batch? Imagine the situation: you purchased a new package of feed of the same line and from the same manufacturer as before, but the granules differ from the previous ones in size, shape, color and even smell. Is it really fake? Let’s talk about this in our article.
This situation is easy to consider with the example of … potatoes. Think of industrial chips or whole potatoes in fast food restaurants. They are perfectly flat, smooth, large and absolutely identical. And what does your crop look like from a summer house? There is nothing the same in nature, and here’s a reason to think! Continue reading
The original FURminator is the No. 1 tool against molting dogs and cats, which has no analogues. The manufacturer guarantees: the tool reduces the amount of wool lost by 90%, and many owners of furry pets have already seen this in practice. Because of its popularity, the name “Furminator” has become a household name for a whole category of tools against molting. They are all different: some with the original have a common name only, others almost completely imitate the design and packaging. Be careful when making a purchase. A fake furminator does not have the same efficiency as the original, in addition, it is potentially dangerous for the pet. We talked about this in more detail in the article “What is the danger of the host?”. But how to distinguish a fake from the original? There are some secrets! Continue reading
The summer season is in full swing. Someone goes to the cottage for the weekend, and someone for a month or more. If you bring a dog with you, be sure to prepare it for the ride. It is necessary to take the pet to the groomer and take care of protection against ticks. But what if the dog has grown over the course of the stay in the country, is uncomfortable with the heat, and returning to the city and visiting the groomer again while there is no possibility? The answer is simple – bring an animal clipper with you! How to cut the dog yourself, read in our article.
And to begin with, we recall that only dogs of trimmed breeds need a haircut. Wire-haired pets do not need a haircut, but a trimming (for it, not machines are used, but special trimming knives, for example, Show tech).
How to cut a dog with a typewriter? Continue reading
Cats and dogs can be very affectionate and show their friendliness and comfort with their whole appearance. However, by their nature, they are primarily predators. Of course, this does not mean that the manual toy will suddenly conquer like a wolf, and a plush Briton will prefer wild prairies to a sofa. But belonging to the predator squad means that the pet’s diet must fully satisfy the needs of the predator, that is, be natural and consist of high-quality animal protein. We will talk more about the characteristics of the ideal dog and cat food in our article.
The ideal food for a domestic predator, what is it?
Let’s imagine that we can create an ideal diet that matches the natural eating habits of predators. We will take into account the fast pace of life of a modern person and make this food dry, because dry feeds are the most convenient and economical. But what will be its composition? Continue reading
The appearance of the pet can tell a lot not only about the quality of care for him, but also about his health. An unbalanced diet, a sedentary lifestyle, stress, the use of inappropriate means for grooming, adverse environmental factors – all this is immediately imprinted on the appearance of a dog or cat. For example, in the form of dandruff and colts, which are especially often formed in pets in the autumn. Let’s see what this is connected with.
Causes of dandruff and coltus in dogs and cats
All summer the pet had a beautiful, shiny coat. But September came, and it became dull, began to become electrified and confused, and in addition dandruff appeared. Common situation? Continue reading