Posts Tagged ‘cats and dogs’
The lack of legislation in some respects, China has given the market open letter fur of cats and dogs, without worrying about the cruelty that used to obtain them. Then sell them in Europe, USA, Japan and several other countries, who can not or do not care, cruelty to those animals that use.
The Chinese do not say that they are the skins, they labeled as the preferred buyer, say batches some Asian raccoon, fox or other animal.
Are bred dogs and cats in special farms in colder areas, to develop the longer hair and thicker skin, but in the most deplorable conditions, without any pity for the animals.
When the skin is removed, are often still alive, and nobody cares. For the cats hang with a wire, and before they begin to remove dead skin. Read the rest of this entry »
Our cats and dogs as we are formed by a large number of cells, these are constantly dividing, this process is called mitosis. To move to the cell division cycle must go through certain checks, the diseased cells are not allowed entry, and because of this, our body stays healthy.
However, there are often changes in checkpoints and blocked cells continue their cycle. This defect in the formation of tumors.
300×262 dog’s cancer in pets
the tumors can be both benign and malignant lesions. In the first case, total tumor removal can cure the animal; it usually does not grow back. Malignant neoplasm’s, also known as cancer, are those that have the ability to penetrate different parts of our body and affect the normal function of our body … …
Often surgery is not enough to fight this evil and complementary methods should be used to finish overcome, such as:
• Chemotherapy (using drugs that interfere with cell proliferation).
• Radiation therapy (therapy that uses radiation to alter the cell cycle and cell killing).
• Immunotherapy (agents that stimulate the immune system to attack malignant cells).
• Hormone therapy (using hormones or inhibitors of them to fight certain tumors).
Pets have become so important in the lives of its owners, that different universities have been concerned in carrying out various studies on them.
Currently, pets, more studies are cats and dogs. Now it has been the University of Oxford, which conducted the study on the intelligence of dogs vs. cat’s intelligence.
For this study was a map of the evolving intelligence of the brains of many animals of different breeds. One of the first discoveries was the relationship between brain size and sociality of the animals.
The scientists studied more than 500 brains of different animals that live today and some extinct animals, all in the same period of time. After making all the studies, concluded that the brains that have evolved are the horses, dolphins, that of camels, and dogs. Read the rest of this entry »