Dog animal<<<< Back to domestic animals
- Kingdom: Animalia
- Phylum: Chordata
- Class: Mammalia
- Order: Carnivora
- Family: Canidae
- Genus: Canis
- Species: Canis lupus familiaris
- Conservation Status: Least Concern
- Habitat: Grass plains and mountainous regions
- Diet: Carnivore
- Size: 10-140cm (3-55in)
- Weight: 3 - 30kg (5 - 65lbs)
- Lives: in Flock
- Colors: All colors
- Skin type: Fur
- Speed: 50km/h (31mph)
- Reproduction: 2 - 12 puppies
- Lifespan: about 15 years
- Distinctive Features: man best friend
Dogs (Canis lupus familiaris), or more precisely ancestors of today's dogs were tamed about 15,000 years ago. Dog domestication is beneficial for both, primarily man defends and keeps ugly and because it has a shelter animal is fed, cared for, etc.
Not everyone can and is able to care for a dog. Taking care of a dog means more than giving food and drive him out to make needed.
If you are not attentive to the needs of these gets sick sooner or later and died, plus longer and struggling. Having a dog means you'll be able to grow and take care of him all his life.
Many say that having a dog is like having a baby and in some ways they are right. You have to feed him, wash him, to learn a few rules in order to communicate with him, to be careful and needs, etc.
Depending on the size, breed and metabolism dog will eat more or less. Generally dog is not a big animal will not eat so much.
Food that your dog should be balanced and more diverse. This is important, but not a problem for those who offer animal cooked food. They will not eat the same food more than 2-3 days, so any dog.
Fortunately there are few cases of those who have dogs who feed him with only one type of food. It's like eating only cabbage 15 years her days. Body, be it human or animal, needs many vitamins you take in different types of food.
When it comes to food you should have a list, first, what is not allowed to consume dog. Cabbage and corn in large quantities spoils in the stomach (stomach right was hurt, but the expression is you "hurt the stomach").
Dogs not allowed chocolate is toxic to them. Everyone says he is not actually give your dog chocolate gives one square or two. It's worse than if you give one whole. It's like drinking cyanide, and instead drink a jar occasionally take a teaspoon. Worse bother. After wondering why do dogs various diseases and dying prematurely as he "cared" well.
Like man dog needs and must ensure fresh water ad libitum. Except hunting dog, almost all domestic dogs were weaned from vanatoaresi get food from humans.
The dog is a quadruped animal, that has four legs, more or less, barking. He has senses more developed than human: see, smell, hear and feel much better than a man. The dog is covered by the fur.
The coat can be short or long, soft or wires may have a layer or two layers. Mountain dogs have long coat and two coats to keep them warm at low temperatures.
It can be almost any color, some even more colors. Weight varies from about one kg (renowned chihuahua dogs pocket) to 70kg or more (eg Shepherd Mioritic). Members ends with legs equipped with claws.
Milk teeth inlociuta with the final, consisting of incisors needed to catch prey, canines and molars needed for cutting and biting food. A dog's age can be determined by dentition.
4 Romanian breeds are shepherd Mioritic raven Shepherd, Shepherd of Bukovina and Carpathian dog. (Many do not know) Most popular is Mioritic Shepherd.
A happy dog is seen from a post. The first thing you see in a dog fur and mood. If fur is happy and has a clean, neat, means that it is a healthy dog.
If you stay in the apartment must be taken out 2-3 times a day at least one 1-2H for exercise and to spend a penny. Dogs staying at court have no such problems.
Dogs are divided into several categories. Are hounds, guard dogs, companion dogs, sheepdogs, to the old days and the dogs were fighting, they were bred and trained to make money.
Dalmatian dogs and spaniel cocherii are particularly playful and loving children. Dogs are known for their ability to learn and their discipline. This is why dogs can be trained specifically use for lead the blind.
By breeding have created breeds the offspring resulted from changed in comparison breed dogs that are pure, otherwise mongrels.
Bitch, bitch is a caring and loving mother.
Suckle their young for several months. Besides races profitable and helpful to humans receive copies kept growing importance pleasure.
Each female can give birth to 2-12 offspring. They are born with eyes closed and ears plugged.
Did you know that:
The dog is considered man's best friend
Dog externalizes more than cats
The dog is sensitive to the emotional problems of his master
Proprieterii dogs say in unison that they can live without the dog, but he did not deserve.