How to identify cow hunting

How to identify cow hunting

The best period for insemination of cows, experts call the second half of the hunt. Not only the level of herd reproduction, but also its milk production depends on the timeliness of determining this phase. We will discuss the methods of definition and the signs of a favorable moment in the cow's sexual cycle, as well as the reasons for false desires, later in the article

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Cow's teeth: their number, structure and causes of loss

Cow's teeth: their number, structure and causes of loss

The peculiarity of the anatomical structure of the stomach in cows is such that they must constantly chew food, as a result of which a large load is placed on their teeth. In this article, we will consider the structural features of cattle jaws, learn how to determine the age of the teeth and their possible diseases in cows

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How to make do-it-yourself rabbit feeders

How to make do-it-yourself rabbit feeders

A feeding trough is essential if you keep rabbits at home. Not a single cage with these rodents can do without such an accessory. A dining room for your pets can be bought at the store, or you can be creative and save money by building this simple device with your own hands. Basic requirements for rabbit feeders Before you start designing and manufacturing a feeder, you should know that it must meet certain requirements: It should be convenient for your pet to eat

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Diarrhea in rabbits: main causes, treatment and prevention

Diarrhea in rabbits: main causes, treatment and prevention

Diarrhea (diarrhea) is one of the most common manifestations of digestive tract disorders in rabbits. While for most farmers this process does not raise serious concerns, diarrhea can be a symptom of serious pathological processes, which in a neglected case can lead to the death of rabbits. The article will describe in detail the main reasons for the development of diarrhea in rabbits, as well as the most effective ways to combat it

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What vaccinations do decorative rabbits need?

What vaccinations do decorative rabbits need?

Vaccination has recently become increasingly the subject of heated debate, including regarding decorative rabbits. Do we need to vaccinate rabbits kept at home, is it worth spending money to protect against diseases, or is it better to use them if necessary for treatment, how high is the risk of infection of unvaccinated individuals - let's look at these issues in the article

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Shearing machine for sheep: types, models, how to do it yourself, operating rules

Shearing machine for sheep: types, models, how to do it yourself, operating rules

One of the important measures for the care of sheep is a shearing. To carry out the procedure correctly and not to harm the animal, you need high-quality equipment. Before you buy a clipper, you should familiarize yourself with the characteristics of existing models and the rules for their operation

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Life expectancy of cows and bulls

Life expectancy of cows and bulls

The life span of cattle depends on how much milk and offspring its owner will receive. Let us consider in more detail how to determine the age of cows and bulls, as well as how to extend the life of animals. How many years on average have cattle been living? On average, the life expectancy of cows is 17–20 years.

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Breeding lambs: nursing weak, not standing on their feet, diet

Breeding lambs: nursing weak, not standing on their feet, diet

In sheep breeding, as in any other type of livestock breeding, the most difficult moment is the rearing of young animals. All the nuances are important here - assistance to the uterus during pregnancy and lambing, proper feeding of the newborn, proper control of the lamb during its growth, the ability to identify the cause and first signs of the baby’s illness, in order to start treating it in time, etc.

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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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How much hay does a cow need for winter

How much hay does a cow need for winter

Good hay is the key to cow health and the quality of its products: meat and milk. In order to make a profit in the future, it is worth taking care of the feed for the winter for cattle in advance. What grass can be prepared for hay? Grass is the most popular and easy to harvest cow food. In summer, cattle pick their own grass for food during grazing

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Description, features and breeding of the Edilbayev breed of sheep

Description, features and breeding of the Edilbayev breed of sheep

In addition to cattle breeding and pig breeding, one of the rather large and developed branches of agriculture can be called sheep breeding. These animals conquered harsh regions with fairly cold winters due to their unpretentiousness and high productivity. However, not every breed has excellent production characteristics

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Is it possible to feed dill rabbits

Is it possible to feed dill rabbits

Rabbits are omnivores, although in the wild they feed mainly on green fodder. Often the owners of these animals, which contain them for both decorative and industrial purposes, the question arises whether it is possible to feed rabbits with dill and parsley. More about this later in the article. Can rabbits be given dill and parsley The composition of this green includes a large number of biologically active substances, some of which are considered beneficial for animals, while others can harm their digestion

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Iowa plush cow: description and description of the breed

Iowa plush cow: description and description of the breed

From ancient times, cows have been bred for meat or milk, but several years ago, namely in 2011, a cow appeared at the exhibition of farm animals, which was unconditionally recognized as the most beautiful. The animal’s hair was very reminiscent of plush, which is why it was called - a plush cow from Iowa.

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Whiskers Vietnamese pig: description of the breed, features of content and feeding

Whiskers Vietnamese pig: description of the breed, features of content and feeding

Whiskers Vietnamese breed is gaining popularity in modern pig breeding. With a number of attractive features, these animals can become the basis of a profitable economy. The experience of breeders allows us to formulate recommendations on the content and feeding, as well as highlight the pros and cons of the breed

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How best to melt lamb fat at home

How best to melt lamb fat at home

Lamb fat is appreciated due to the unique composition of chemicals and a list of beneficial effects exerted on the human body. It is used in the cuisines of many countries, as well as in folk recipes for the treatment of many diseases and cosmetology. To get a healthy and nutritious product, you need to melt it properly

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