Laika, a dog that was abandoned in the streets of Moscow was the first living creature launched into space from the earth. It happened on November 3rd, 1957 in the Sputnik 2 spacecraft. The official version said that Laika received a lethal dose in their food after a week of space travel to avoid the high temperatures experienced in the craft reentry into the earth. Yet it seems that Laika resisted for one hour only his space adventure due to stress and temperature at takeoff.
lunes, 14 de junio de 2010
In current times, some dogs owners need some professional trainers to solve the many problems that may have pets.
American television has been very successful program on these issues, called The Dog Whisperer. This is called Dog Whisperer Cesar Millan, and is a dog lover who has devoted his life to rehabilitate dogs. In fact, their motto is " I rehabilitate dogs, I train people."
This is a good way to solve problems of your pets!
If you do not know how, contact one of them.
sábado, 12 de junio de 2010
Yes, the breed of this dog is a Great Dane (Gran Danés o Dogo Alemán).
This is a dog that can weigh up to 80 kilos, and can reach up to 80 inches high.
He´s a kind, loving and devoted dog to their owners, especially with children. He is reserved with strangers.
viernes, 11 de junio de 2010
jueves, 10 de junio de 2010
In Spain there are currently about 600 dogs trained by the Army, 400 and provide their services throughout Spain and the rest is in a period of training.
These dogs have a spotless police record. Only in 2007, discovering 42 tons of drugs, rescued 92 people missing and 12 times, located explosive material. In addition, each year participate in around 30,000 inspections and preventive examinations.
Every year, one hundred dogs entering the select academy. Only dogs that meet a set of skills to stay. The rest of them are immediately discarded.
"To be a policeman, the dog has to be worth. It is not easy, "said agent Matt Fernandez. Some of these requirements go through the animal has a balanced nature, be brave and do not panic in certain situations, to stand up to threats from strangers and be a sociable and playful. Dogs also must pass a technical test of fitness, as well as having good aesthetics and a perfect training and skeletal muscle.