Interesting Facts About Desmans – Feeding Behavior, Nest Construction, and Habitat
For any animal living in the snow-fed mountain streams, feeding and retaining body heat are top prionties. Unlike hedgehogs or tenrecs, desmans do not undergo periods of hibernation or torpor and must, therefore, live in optimum habitats to ensure their survival during the winter months when prey is most scarce.
Interesting Facts About Moles – Feeding, Digging Behavior, Habitat, and Breeding Season
Moles are highly specialized for a subterranean, fossorial way of life. Their broad, spade-like forelimbs, which have developed as powerful digging organs, are attached to muscular shoulders and a deep chestbone. The skin on the chest is thicker than elsewhere on the body as this region supports the bulk of the mole’s weight when it digs or sleeps. Behind the enormous shoulders the body is almost cylindrical, tapering slightly to narrow hips with short sturdy hindlimbs (which are not especially adapted for digging), and a short club shaped tail, which is usually carried erect.
A Short Recent History And The Basics Of Animal Breeding In The 21st Century:
Animal breeding is simply the vocation of selectively mating carefully chosen specimens of any species to produce or enhance specific desirable qualities and characteristics, thereby improving both the stock and the species in general.. Animal breeding, for anyone choosing to pursue it, can be anything from a serious hobby, indulged in for personal reasons of achieving better quality in one’s pets; a part-time business of breeding and selling pets; to a serious and sophisticated profession and livelihood.
Simple Tips On Pig Farming Tools and Equipment for Raising Healthy Pigs
If you have a pig farming business, you are on the right page, In this article, we are going to share a few tips on how you can follow the best methods to raise healthy pigs without making grave mistakes. Without further ado, let’s check out some of the three tips. Regardless of the type of business, the business owner must have the right mindset and the right set of tools in order to opt for the right approach.
It is raining outside but the sun is still high up in the sky, golden and round. I can hear the children downstairs singing- “It is raining, the sun is shinning. There is a boil on the tortoise anus”.
The Amazing Story of Ginny the Elephant (Warning – Get Kleenex!)
I took my Animal Talk Coaching & Mastery Club students to the San Antonio Zoo to meet an elephant named Ginny. What an amazing story she had!
Are There Any Real Benefits of Having Pets?
There are countless health benefits of having pets. They’re much more than a distraction or a source of entertainment. But do you know just how much having a pet helps you?
Is It Essential To Invest Significantly In Plant And Wildlife Preservation?
The news that wildlife is at risk seems upsetting… in the start but numbs eventually. It doesn’t matter if it is the California condors, tigers, pandas, mountain gorillas, or the coral reefs. Is worrying about them worth it? Certainly! If cute pandas vanished, we will feel sad, but we don’t depend on them. Nevertheless, it is extremely crucial to care about humans rather than spending millions on animal preservation.
Traveling With Your Pet? Its Not Just About the Pet… And That Should Make Your Blood Run Cold
A short story about Jake, the huge New Zealand Huntaway. Over 84% who drive with their pet, do not restrain them in the car. In 2013, 172,000 children were in car crashes with injuries and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) estimates that of those crashes with children who were injured, over 80% had pets on board. Its not just about the pet…
Separation Anxiety in Pets Is Manageable
Separation anxiety in pets is completely natural… you don’t have to give up your hobbies and work to keep your pet content. This article will tell you why.
Pets Are Huge Responsibility But Help To Keep You Healthy And Happy
Despite the monotony and tediousness, a surprising statistic reveals that more than 65% of households shelter a minimum of one pet. Sheltering pets is an expensive hobby and according to a study, owners spend more than 50 billion on their pets.
How to Build Your Own Pet Drinking Fountain
Your pet needs hydration and will love having their own pet drinking fountain… They’re easy to assemble if you follow these instructions.