Annoying Parasites: Fleas On Our Four-legged Friends

Each dog is being harassed at least once in the course of his life by fleas. Fleas be transferred to the other usually walks walking in contact two dogs by an animal. On for themselves can fleas cause usually no substantial harm, nevertheless it should halt quickly the small plague ghosts. in the new health guide explains how to identify fleas and fights. The dog of fleas is infested, the parasites are usually barely. They are very small with their narrow 3 mm body size and also quite nimble. Fleas are elongated, cigar-shaped and brown red to black in colour.

Since Fleas infest other animals and sometimes even the people go on, something against the small Qualgeister should be done quickly. How to recognize an infestation with fleas in dogs? The first unmistakable signs of a flea infestation in dogs are constantly scratching and sudden edit of the fur with the teeth usually at the rear of the body. Tiny black crumbs that fall when combing the fur coats are another indication of fleas. It Droppeth a little water over or crushed it on a handkerchief, reddish expire the crumbs. These crumbs are the remnants of the fleas, which consist of undigested blood, fleas feed on themselves. How to spread fleas? A female flea can lay about 100 eggs every day. They are not in the skin or the skin of the dog (other animals can be infected) anchored, but loosely filed. This fall some eggs from the host to its surroundings.

After approximately three to five days the larvae from the eggs hatch and feed on the faeces of older fleas. The larvae go through several stages, ending with the pupation of the larvae. In the doll the larva grows up to the adult flea, who, when a host comes around, from the cover frees himself and falls here over its new host. Treatment of flea infestation because fleas are very resistant and fast to certain active substances used, the preparation of the election should be changed more often once. As a means of effective special flea shampoos, sprays, and so-called Spot-On proved preparations. But not only the dog must be treated. , Repeated cleaning of the whole environment is important to get rid of really all fleas and their larvae. This means that both the beds and baskets of the dog, as also carpets, curtains and sofas must be meticulously cleaned. The carpets should be removed several times, the vacuum cleaner bag disposed of afterwards and then shampooed the carpets with special cleaning agents against insects. Sofa and pillow cases hot wash or, if they are not washable, for at least three days in the freezer. They are changed regularly, flea collars offer good protection against fleas. More information, as well as special medicinal products, see

Marita Grabowski

Renowned Parrot and parakeet experts reveal their tricks and tips to the bird’s attitude. “Parrots need only 2-3 tablespoons a day but often they get five times” animals need incorrectly assume less feed than many holders: in addition to fresh fruit and vegetables, for example, adult African grey parrots don’t need only 2-3 tablespoons grains feed on the day more! “, explains the young Baker. As soon as I realize that my customers to quickly order the products, I say them on their feeding plan. Drew Houston oftentimes addresses this issue. “Because many farmers give their animals unknowingly 3 to 5 times on food.” However a feed conversion there are also risks: the birds on a radical diet may be used in any case. An improper conversion could be fatal even in a very short time.” Marita Grabowski started to establish for the first time from natural seeds in food quality Parrot food, after her African Grey parrot, Charlie ill and no conventional food eaten. There was an unusual business idea from local consumption 2007. Today, the 27-year-old sold their 150 homemade snack varieties through the online shop “.” After her were too small in Spenge, bakery moved to 2010 the parrots more closely. In their new premises, Marita Grabowski offers not only natural feed mixes and handcrafted Parrot toys, but also regularly exciting events. Marita Grabowski is also the bestselling author of the cookbook for parrots and parakeets”. Hear other arguments on the topic with David Green. “Left: more tips see: journal with articles and tips around the subject of exercise, game and diet”: p/86392-PB-journal-2011 of obesity in birds (veterinarian page): lectures, adipositas.html obesity in animals: de/raab/content/animal/health/others/94 Bundesverband of practicing veterinarians: press/small animal health author: Daniel Gerber contact 1: parrots bakery Marita Grabowski cellar STS 9 32130 close Tel: 05225 873762 fax: 05221 2754061 contact 2: TEXTagenTUR Daniel Gerber In the Groh foot 26 55276 Oppenheim 0176 49310290

Dream Dog Reduces Prices For Dog Beds & Dog Cushion

At the online specialist for orthopaedic designer dog beds Oh, jingle in the pre-Christmas period jumbled Christmas discount in the ward block dream dog prices. Each Sunday in advent opens a new door on the advent calendar. Attractive discounts – such as for example a 10% discount on the absolute top sellers hide behind: dog pillow Visco foam in the sizes S, M, L and XL. This is just one of the many surprises that money are worth and save the budget for Christmas shopping. The ward block dream dog would like to thank this way with its customers for their interest and loyalty in 2009. Look pays off for new customers.

With the Orthopedic designer beds made of Visco foam a completely new generation of dog beds has conquered the market. Orthopaedic dog cushions and dog mats by dream dog combine aesthetics and function. A large selection of designer covers and filled with 100% viscoelastic foam are demanding levels of dogs and owners Justice. No other material has similar valuable properties in the points of stress relief, muscle relaxation, circulation and pain relief. Dog beds, dog cushions and dog mats made of Visco foam just always keep the spine of the dog and are therefore suitable for every four-legged friends to protect the joints and thus to the prevention of osteoarthritis.

The point-elastic dog beds among diagnosed arthritis, arthralgia (HD, ED), spinal cord damage (spondylosis), senior dogs and allergies to house dust mites are recommended by veterinarians. Due to a special manufacturing process, the annoying slipping of the filling of the past belongs to. Dream dog beds stay perfect in form and usually a dog’s life long. In addition they characterized by extremely high acceptance in dogs, because they correspond to their natural need for sleep. Visco foam was originally developed by the U.S. space agency NASA, the enormous pressure on the astronauts during the launch phase to compensate. The high-tech material used in human care for years, to prevent bed sores in patients. Meanwhile, more and more hospitals equip their beds with Visco mattresses. Elisabeth Wurscher