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  • Royal Canin cat food: a good choice
    October 24, 2020 Isaenko Alexander

    Royal Canin cat food: a good choice

    A few words about the history of the brand


    The history of the Royal Canin brand dates back to 1968. It was then that a company was founded in France that produced dog food. The founder believed that the quality of animal nutrition directly affected its health. 

    Over the years, the brand has developed rapidly, gaining the trust of breeders and pet owners. In 2002, the company was taken over the "Masterfood" division of the "Mars" brand. Its offices are located in the USA, Argentina, Brazil, Germany, Canada and Russia. 

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  • You ask, we answer: Royal Canin dog food
    October 23, 2020 Isaenko Alexander

    You ask, we answer: Royal Canin dog food

    Royal Canin dog food is known even to those who do not have pets, it is recommended by veterinarians and  trusted by pet owners. And all this for a reason. Royal Canin dog food has a healthy food composition and a wide variety of diets for all representatives of the dog breeds. In this article, we will answer the most controversial questions of dog owners.

    1. Where is Royal Canin food made?

    The Royal Canin company began to produce pet food in 1968 in France. Its founder is a French veterinarian Jean Cathary.

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  • Food allergies in dogs, causes, symptoms, treatment
    October 17, 2020 Isaenko Alexander

    Food allergies in dogs, causes, symptoms, treatment

    What is a food allergy?

    In dogs, as in humans, the body can react differently to various stimuli and, in particular, to food. If the reaction becomes obvious and is expressed by various symptoms, then this condition is called an allergy. In fact, an allergy is nothing more than a protective response of the body to the action of allergenic substances from the immune system.

    Which dog breeds are at high risk?

    The risk group includes high-bred animals, as well as miniature dog breeds. Pregnant and lactating dogs often have food intolerance.

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  • Dog population in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
    October 10, 2020 Isaenko Alexander

    Dog population in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

    Dog population in the European Union

    At the end of 2019 over 87.5 million dogs were estimated in the countries of the European Union.

    The highest dog population of over 10 million is in Germany. The United Kingdom is in the second place – the British own more than 9 million dogs then Poland with 7,8 million pet dogs follows (table 1)

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  • What do cats naturally eat?
    September 21, 2020 Isaenko Alexander

    What do cats naturally eat?

    The Natural Diet of the Cat

    For many years, cats roamed the ancient world adopting habitats in every sort of terrain and climate, such as the plains of India, the Savannas of Africa, as well as the forests of both Eurasia and America.

    So what do cats naturally eat?

    Because cats are obligate carnivores, they mainly eat small herbivorous mammals, such as rabbits, mice, fish, rats as well as other prey animals.

    Cats can eat the entire fish, wild rabbits, birds (including muscle tissue, internal organs, bones and feathers). And this is what differs them from dogs, who are scavenging carnivores. In other words, cats can’t thrive on a vegetarian diet, as they need to constantly eat meat to survive.

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  • Is it better to have 1 or 2 cats?
    September 8, 2020 Isaenko Alexander

    Is it better to have 1 or 2 cats?

    Many cat lovers think about having more than one pet.

    The reasons may be different, for example, when choosing a kitten you liked another one.

    Or there is a stray cat on the street and you want to take it home, but your pet is already waiting for you at home.

    But owners often hesitate whether two cats will get along in the same apartment.

    The nature of dislike

    Each cat has its own territory, which it jealously guards. Fighting for their territory is more typical of male cats.

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  • Do cats show love?
    September 1, 2020 Isaenko Alexander

    Do cats show love?

    A lot of jokes and anecdotes are compound when comparing the worldview of a cat and a dog.

    They say that the dog is always ready to rush to the rescue of the owner and cannot live a day without the attention of its owner, then the behavior of the cat says, allegedly, the opposite. Let's try to figure it out.

    Do cats miss their owners?

    When owners come home from work, some of them see a mewing cat, which stretches out on the floor for joy, to be stroked on the

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  • How to feed a cat
    August 28, 2020 Isaenko Alexander

    How to feed a cat

    How many times a day and at what time to feed?

    Clean water. With a lack of water, the cat develops urolithiasis. If the water is dirty or stale, the pet can refuse it. Fresh water should be poured into the water bowl every day, and if it gets dirty, it should be changed, sometimes several times a day.

    If the cat has chronic diseases, you should consult your veterinarian when choosing a diet. It may require the preparation of a special diet that will help improve the condition.
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  • How many times a day to feed an adult dog and a puppy
    August 25, 2020 Isaenko Alexander

    How many times a day to feed an adult dog and a puppy

    How many times a day to feed an adult dog and a puppy

    The dog’s stomach is stretchable, so it can eat a large amount of food.
    This feature is inherent in nature.

    Wolves always gorge until their bellies are full to survive until the next caught prey.
    But for a domestic dog this is not necessary. The overeating will have a negative impact on the health of the pet.

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