A dog is a predator by nature, which means that its diet should be based on animal protein, but it should not be fed with meat alone. What products, in what quantities are suitable for a puppy, we will try to understand in this article.
First let’s define the main points:
The amount of food and the ratio of proportions are selected depending on the weight and age of the puppy.
Puppies younger than two months should be fed up to six times a day. Puppies from ten months and older are fed twice a day, but it is necessary to transfer to two meals a day gradually. Continue reading
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