Botulism is an acute feed toxicosis of animals and humans, manifested in the form of paralysis of the pharynx, tongue, lower jaw, a sharp weakening of the skeletal muscle tone and an upset gastrointestinal tract.
The causative agent of the disease is the spore-forming anaerobic microbe Clostridium botulinum. Of the seven available types of pathogen, the most virulent are Type A and C. Spores are located subterminally and give the microbe the appearance of a tennis racket. Spores are highly stable in the external environment. Continue reading
Small dog breeds are a very popular type of pet. They do not require much space and can be taken with you anywhere. These cute, cuddly, miniature dogs bring tons of pleasure, but they require the same care and attention as large dogs. Small breeds of dogs are very active, they need a lot of exercise throughout the day. In cold weather they need to be worn, they tolerate cold worse compared to large dogs. If such difficulties are acceptable to you, then one of these cute dogs may suit you.
So let’s look at the list of ten smallest dog breeds in the world.
1. Chihuahua Continue reading
Clothing for dogs, as well as clothing for people, has dimensions. The sewing product should sit freely, not hamper the movements of the pet.
To measure a dog, you will need a tailor’s tape. Measure the dog while standing. Volumes are measured in the widest places, if the measurement data are between sizes, then select in the direction of increase. In order to correctly determine the size of clothes for your pet – use the table:
Size Chest girth, cm Height at the withers, cm Breeds
15 27-33 21-24 Affen Pinscher, Griffon (Brussels, Brabant), Yorkshire Terrier, Dwarf Pinscher, Italian Greyhound, Lhasa Apso, Toy Terrier, Chihuahua, Spitz
16 28-34 22-25 Affen Pinscher, Bichon (Frieze, Bologna), Griffon (Brussels, Brabant), Yorkshire Terrier, Continue reading