Food for water turtles
Unlike their land counterparts, water turtles prefer diets made from animal proteins, since they are predators by nature. The reptiles also eat algae and other available plants, but in limited…

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Predatory ingredients
By the type of their food, cats are true predators. In nature, they prefer different prey (mouse-like rodents, frogs, and even some insects). At the same time, they eat their…

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ABC of dog feeding
Feeding dogs plays, perhaps, the main role in the correct cultivation of a healthy dog with a good exterior. Dogs have a high rate of passage of food through the…

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How to choose dry cat food?

The fact that ready-made foods are very different, and “not all of them are equally useful”, at that time, none of our compatriots did not suspect.

It took quite a bit of time, and the situation has changed beyond recognition: Russian pet stores have long ceased to yield their Western “classmates” in the range of products presented. Now the main task of the cat owner is not to get lost among the beautiful packages in the zoo supermarket and make the right choice. Continue reading

Do not throw food to the wind!

There are more than 50 trillion cells in the dog’s body. Every cell in the body needs nutrition, most of the nutrients must be supplied to the body from the outside. These are oxygen, water, proteins and amino acids (essential), fats, vitamins, other organic substances, and minerals. If oxygen is supplied to the cells during respiration, then the rest of the animal must receive food that enters through the digestive tract. After absorption from the gastrointestinal tract, nutrients are delivered directly to the cell or liver to create reserves and further transport through the cardiovascular system. Continue reading

Decorative birds: food by the rules

A well-known specialist in decorative birds V. A. Ostapenko recommends giving the bird a little more food than it can eat. The bird’s appetite is affected by changes in atmospheric pressure: when the pressure drops sharply, the birds eat less than usual, and the same is true in cloudy weather. During the molting period, the pet consumes food in large quantities (it needs nutrients to build a new plumage). Transfer the bird to a new feed should be gradual, even if the animal was fed incorrectly before.

Is home-cooked food suitable for a bird? No! Home-cooked food contains salt which causes of pet poisoning. In the diet of poultry, sodium should not be more than 0.3%. The necessary amount of sodium is initially found in animal products (chicken egg or egg powder, cottage cheese, boiled meat, gammarus, milk powder). Continue reading

A balanced diet – do you need it?
On the one hand, it may seem that the need for a balanced diet is obvious, because it is good when a dog or cat gets as much and as…

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How to choose dog food?
And if a person is able to deal with their own food without having any special knowledge, but only listening to the signals of the body – with the food…

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Proper nutrition for huskies
When you pick up a puppy from the breeder, do not forget to ask about his diet, which the baby followed all his days from birth. Recommendations of the previous…

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PROBALANCE® the first lure for a puppy
At least the first three weeks of life, puppies feed on their mother's milk. But this period passes unnoticed, and the moment comes when it's time to move on to…

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