Archive for December, 2010


Pet Care & Nutrition

by HFCadmin ·

Pets are part of life. Whether mice, rats, cats, dogs, geckos, etc. As a pet you can now find almost any animal and have. For this reason, the supply of Pet Shops and pet food will probably increase. As more and more places rodents can be found at the pets, of course, this refers to the rodent accessories. Depending on the rodents, the nature of the cage is different. For larger rodents is the lattice spacing is not so small as tiny mice, and even then you can still expect a flight risk.

Certainly suitable for mice and rats on a clear terrariums best. Since these are made of glass, can not bite through rodents. And as a running tubes can also do the cardboard tubes from paper towels, etc. in, and there put in a terrarium, the plastic tubes running badly or not have. Most important, however, is that the animals have enough space and need not sit sit crammed together in a pile.

For rodents is what the Nutritional concerns, the best corn. These include, sunflower seeds, oats, corn, etc. The food is also available as a complete mixture in the trade. Of course, also many treats on offer, but both the food and treats for the caution is called for, as these are among the most fattening foods. We must not only enjoy in moderation, not in masses. Hay is the staple food, it helps the rodents in digestion. It is important to always enough hay in the cage, because they eat is also satisfied.


Canine Nutrition

by HFCadmin ·

All dog foods are not the same food for dogs to keep your dog healthy you need a lot of fresh water and food should be fed good quality dog in amounts proportionate to meet their energy needs. Always follow the directions on the package of dog food in the recommended amounts of food. Choosing a dog food for the first challenge in choosing a dog food is it good quality food. The term that appears much about dog food is human grade. Implies that human grade dog food is good enough for us to eat. Many commercial dog foods are made from materials unusable or less desirable for human consumption. Often, the meat used in dog food quality is inedible for humans.

Major dog food companies try to provide balanced pieces of vitamins and minerals for maximum benefit of your dog. Although you can see that many dog food brands have labels almost identical, a well known dog food company will offer an explanation for each supplement and how it benefits your dog. Always read the label to see what proteins, vitamins and minerals gives your dog. Try not to use the store brand of dog food that little can change your dog the nutrition they need. Studies have shown that the main ingredient in dog food should be meat based protein, not flour, corn, corn gluten meal or flour.