In recent years it has become fashionable and prestigious dacha or cottage on a plot to equip a pond. Of course the owner of this pond I want to breathe new life into them. The simplest solution is to run them in fish. And then the question arises, – what?
Categories of fishes can be divided into two types – decorative and domestic.
To include ornamental goldfish and koi carp. Goldfish is relatively small. Grow up to 30 cm koi can grow up to 60-80 cm unfortunately, not every breed of goldfish perfect for a pond. In open water may be in the breed, so called, the long-bodied fish. This is comet, shubunkin, simple gold fish (without rocks).
It makes no sense to buy expensive breed koi. It will fit the standard red and white colouring.
The only rule for ornamental fish is quarantine. Quarantine is done in order to reveal diseases. It should take place in the aquarium and should last at least two weeks. All types of ornamental pond fish bred in Asia and have many diseases. Continue reading
These prickly predators lurk among the rocks, under the seaweed, and, like all bottom fish, change color to the color of their environment, can quickly lighten or darken depending on light conditions. Hide the Scorpion and numerous outgrowths, spikes and leathery tentacles that transforms her into one of the stones is covered with marine vegetation. Therefore, it is difficult to notice, and she relies on his “invisible” presence that floats (or rather, flies away like a bullet from a gun!) only if you approach it closely. Sometimes you can even touch – but this is exactly what not to do – that’s enough! Interesting, lying on the surface of the water and breathing through a tube, watch the Scorpion fish hunting…
The wounds from the spikes Scorpion fish cause burning pain, the injections is red and swollen, then malaise, fever, and your stay is for a day or two interrupted. If you have suffered from thorns ruff – contact your doctor. Wounds should be treated, as ordinary scratches. Continue reading
Our nature is amazing and unpredictable. And sometimes her creations are so surprise that serious doubts arise as to the Earthly nature of their origin.
Whether it’s the Condor horrible or terrifying monsters from the ocean floor, they cause the interest of their being different from those animals to which we are accustomed.
First on the list of the most unusual animals is the grey monkey(called snub-nosed monkey). These monkeys live in Asia and southern China, and are also found in Myanmar and Vietnam. Very rare species, is under threat of total destruction, as it is hunted for local residents. An interesting feature of this monkey is considered to be the fact that during rain, this monkey sneezes constantly because of falling water in the nostrils.
The Shoe bill or Royal egret (Shoebill)
This looks like a stork, the bird has a funny beak that resembles a smile. This is a very large bird, the height of 1.2 meters. A characteristic feature of this bird that distinguishes it from all others is the location of the eye in front of the head, which gives her the opportunity to see the space. Continue reading