How to make a mini-farm for rabbits

How to make a mini-farm for rabbits

Breeding rabbits in the household is quite difficult: this is due to the high mortality of animals and the high demands on living conditions. In order to raise animals as profitable as possible, they must acquire housing in the form of rabbitry or small farms. Such dwellings are not cheap, so it is much more profitable to make a mini-farm for rabbits at home

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Horses of the Arabian breed: description, features of breeding at home

Horses of the Arabian breed: description, features of breeding at home

Arabian horses have been highly regarded since ancient times. This old breed is popular with horse lovers now. We learn the characteristics of the Arab thoroughbred horses, their nature and scope of use, how to contain them. Historical data Arabian horses appeared long ago - presumably long before our era in the deserts and semi-deserts of Arabia

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How to do it yourself and how to wear a harness for a rabbit

How to do it yourself and how to wear a harness for a rabbit

The harness for the rabbit can be a great accessory that gives the animal more freedom in movement, allowing you to explore new corners in the garden or in the meadow. But in the untrained hands of the wearer, the harness can be a deadly threat to the animal. Especially if the leash is for another pet, not a rabbit

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Skeleton of a cow: photo with a description of the bones

Skeleton of a cow: photo with a description of the bones

Knowing and studying the design of the skeleton of cattle will help to understand and prevent a number of diseases, as well as to find out whether the calf was born with or without pathologies. Head The skeleton of the head of a cow consists of: cranial box; eye; teeth ears the nose The head of cattle is massive

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Cattle Validation Instructions

Cattle Validation Instructions

The success of farming depends not only on the feed platform and maintenance rules, but also on the level of selective breeding. The main criteria for evaluating cattle are such parameters as live weight, milk yield, growth rate. Therefore, cowsheds annually evaluate (score) the livestock and display more valuable specimens that will be further used in the breeding direction

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Dyspepsia of calves: symptoms and treatment

Dyspepsia of calves: symptoms and treatment

Awareness of the causes of diseases, their ability to recognize and start treatment on time are important skills for maintaining stable farm productivity. The term "dyspepsia" comes from a combination of Greek words translated as "lack of digestion", that is, this definition refers to a violation of the normal functioning of the intestine

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How to name a calf: boy and girl

How to name a calf: boy and girl

For some breeders, especially owners of small private farms, the birth of a calf is a joyful and important event. And here on the agenda comes the question: how to name a newborn. Sometimes all family members participate in the discussion. Consider what nicknames are for calves, their separation by gender, as well as how to teach the animal to respond to its name and whether it can then be changed

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Okot goat: what to do

Okot goat: what to do

Childbirth, or lambing, goats most often occur without problems and human intervention. However, there are situations when the animal needs help in such an important process. Therefore, the breeder should have information about the precursors of childbirth, the most common difficulties, especially the feeding and keeping of the goat and young animals

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How to milk a goat after lambing

How to milk a goat after lambing

Every year, more and more farmers decide to abandon the cow in favor of less demanding goats. These animals are able to eat almost any food and are characterized by a fairly high productivity. However, often milk production in goats is sharply reduced, especially after the first lambing. This article will discuss the main ways to increase the productivity of goats after the first lambing, and also describe whether it is possible to protect animals from poor milk yield

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How to treat ketosis in cows

How to treat ketosis in cows

The constant development and improvement of the processes of organizing animal husbandry has led to a sharp increase in milk production and an increase in the genetic potential of cattle. However, such changes affected the established types of feeding and keeping animals, which is often a source of metabolic disorders in cows

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Sheep wool products: technology, production methods, useful properties

Sheep wool products: technology, production methods, useful properties

When buying clothes or woven household goods, you are often interested in the composition of the raw materials from which the goods are made. The designation on the “wool” label guarantees the naturalness and high quality of the material. This article will introduce you to the properties of wool and the process of manufacturing fabrics, yarn and products from them. Fe

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Akhal-Teke breed of horses: description, breeding, education and care

Akhal-Teke breed of horses: description, breeding, education and care

Slender, without a drop of excess fat, tall and hardy - these epithets rightly belong to the Akhal-Teke breed of horses (akhal-teke, argamak). Bred in ancient times on the territory of modern Turkmenistan, the breed won the respect of athletes for endurance, unpretentiousness, loyalty. History of origin and homeland The history of the Akhal-Teke breed has more than 5000 years

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What to do if the cow gives little milk

What to do if the cow gives little milk

There are many diseases from which your cow can feel bad, which will adversely affect not only the health and life expectancy of the animal, but also the quality and quantity of milk that will result in a burenka. A cow gives little milk: why and what to do Many cattle owners may face issues such as lean yields

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Aberdeen-Angus cattle breed: description, care and feeding

Aberdeen-Angus cattle breed: description, care and feeding

Breeding cattle today is a lucrative occupation. Cattle breeders pay more attention to the meat production sector, looking for animal breeds with the highest productivity potential. Today we will talk about the Aberdeen-Angus cattle breed, its characteristics and conditions. Description and breed standard The breed was bred in the XIX century by Scottish breeders of the two counties Aberdeen and Angus

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Belgian blue meat breed of cows: characteristics, care and feeding

Belgian blue meat breed of cows: characteristics, care and feeding

The Belgian breed of cows, first of all, is known for the fact that its representatives are highly developed muscles and a lot of weight. They are even often called monster cows, bodybuilder cows. Belgian blue cow is one of the three best meat breeds. What advantages it still possesses and how to properly maintain it, will be considered in this material

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