Animal Husbandry

 

  

 

Fila Dogs The Fila Brasileiro(Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈfilɐ ˌbraziˈlejɾu]) also known as the Brazilian Mastiff is a large working breed of dog developed in Brazil It is known for its superb tracking ability, aggressiveness and an unforgiving impetuous temperament When a Brazilian Mastiff finds its quarry, it does not attack it, but rather holds it at bay until the hunter arrives

  

 

English Cocker: The English Cocker Spaniel is a breed of gun dog The English Cocker Spaniel is an active, good-natured, sporting dog [1] standing well up at the withers and compactly built[2] There are "field" or "working" cockers and "show" cockers

  

 

Lhasa Apso: The Lhasa Apso is a non-sporting dog breed originating in Tibet[1] It was bred as an interior sentinel in the Buddhist monasteries, to alert the monks to any intruders who entered Lhasa is the capital city of Tibet, and apso is a word in the Tibetan language meaning "bearded", so, Lhasa Apso simply means "long-haired Lhasa dog"

  

 

Bullmastiff: The Bullmastiff is a large-sized breed of domestic dog, with a solid build and a short muzzle The Bullmastiff shares the characteristics of molosser dogs, and was originally developed by 19th-century gamekeepers to guard estates

  

 

Belgian Shepherd: The Belgian Shepherd (also known as the Belgian Sheepdog or Chien de Berger Belge) is a breed of medium-to-large-sized herding dog It originated in Belgium and is similar to other sheep herding dogs from that region, including the Dutch Shepherd, the German Shepherd, the Briard, and others

  

 

St Bernard: The St Bernard or St Bernard (UK: /ˈbɜːrnərd/, US: /bərˈnɑːrd/) is a breed of very large working dog from the western Alps

  

 

Afghan Hound: The Afghan Hound is a hound that is distinguished by its thick, fine, silky coat and its tail with a ring curl at the end The breed is selectively bred for its unique features in the cold mountains of Afghanistan

  

 

Jack Russell Terrier: The Jack Russell is frequently confused with the Parson Russell terrier (see the American Kennel Club) and the Russell terrier, which is a shorter-legged, stockier variety (Within the Fédération Cynologique Internationale, the "Russell terrier" is also known as "Jack Russell terrier") The term "Jack Russell" is also commonly misapplied to other small white terriers

  

 

Great Dane: The Great Dane is a German breed of domestic dog known for its giant size The German name of the breed is Deutsche Dogge, or German Mastiff The French name is Dogue Allemand In the middle of the 16th century, the nobility in many countries of Europe imported strong, long-legged dogs from England, which were descended from crossbreeds between English Mastiffs and Irish Wolfhounds

  

 

Jonangi: The Jonangi is also known as Jonangi Jagilam or Kolleti Jagilam is an Indian Dog breed, majorly found in separated state of Andhra Pradesh and also in some parts of Karnataka It was once abundantly found in and around Kolleru Lake of West Godavari and Krishna Districts of Andhra Pradesh This dog has a very short and smooth hair

  

 

Dogo Argentino: The Dogo Argentino is a large, white, muscular dog that was developed in Argentina primarily for the purpose of big-game hunting, including wild boar; the breeder, Antonio Nores Martínez, also wanted a dog that would exhibit steadfast bravery and willingly protect its human companion It was first bred in 1928, from the Cordoba Fighting Dog along with a wide array of other breeds including the Great Dane The Dogo Argentino is a large white short-coated dog with muscular and strong body that rarely has any markings (any type of marking or spot on the coat is considered a flaw)

  

 

Cane Corso:The Cane Corso is a large Italian Molosser, which is closely related to the Neapolitan Mastiff In name and form the Cane Corso predates its cousin the Neapolitan Mastiff It is well muscled and less bulky than most other Mastiff breeds

  

 

The Rottweiler is one of the more recognizable breeds with his large head, solidly muscled body, and distinctively handsome black-and-tan markingsRottweiler in kerala He is intelligent, strong, and loyal His fans seem to fall into two camps: Those who consider their dogs to be large but gentle love bugs, and those who wish their dogs to be anything but

  

 

Husky is a general name for a sled-type dog used in northern regions, differentiated from other sled-dog types by their fastpulling style They are an ever-changing cross-breed of the fastest dogs The Alaskan Malamute, by contrast, was used for pulling heavier loads

  

 

Rough Collie: Originally used as herding dogs in Scotland and Northern England, the rough collie dog has a beautiful, multicolored coat of long, rough-textured fur that easily identifies this amazing breed Well-known for their intelligence and ease of training, the most famous rough collie personality trait is devotion to their owner followed by their love for children

  

 

English bulldog: The Bulldog, also known as the British Bulldog or English Bulldog, is a medium-sized breed of dog It is a muscular, hefty dog with a wrinkled face and a distinctive pushed-in nose The American Kennel Club (AKC), The Kennel Club (UK), and the United Kennel Club (UKC) oversee breeding records

  

 

Himalayan Sheepdog: The Himalayan Sheepdog, also referred to as the Bhotia, is a livestock guardian dog that originated from Tibetan mastiff in India This mountain dog breed is closely similar to Tibetan Mastiff and may be related to the long-haired Kinnaur Sheepdog of Tibet Naturally, Himalayan Sheepdogs enjoy outdoor lifestyles and are rarely seen beyond the regions of India and southern Nepal

  

 

Ferrets White: The ferret (Mustela putorius furo) is the domesticated form of the European polecat, a mammal belonging to the same genus as the weasel, Mustela, in the family Mustelidae[1] Their fur is typically brown, black, white, or mixed They have an average length of 51 cm (20 in), including a 13 cm (5

  

 

Sun Conures measure 12 inches (30cm) in length, including the long tail They weigh between 35 - 4

  

 

The Chippiparai has typical streamlined sighthound features with long legs and a lean and lithe frame built for speed, the breed is usually white in colour although other colours can be found, it averages 61 centimetres (24 in) in height at the withers, dogs averaging 63 centimetres (25 in) and bitches 56 centimetres (22 in)A hardy breed, the Chippiparai is reputed to prefer a single master, shunning food and pats from anyone except its handlerThe Chippiparai is often regarded as the most intelligent and biddable of India's native dog breeds

  

 

The Kanni (கன்னி), meaning pure, (also known as the Maiden's Beastmaster) is a rare indigenous South Indian sighthound breed of dog found in the state of Tamil Nadu Their native breeding tract is located around villages in the Tirunelveli and Thoothukudi districts The breed is used mainly for coursing

  

 

The Kanni (கன்னி), meaning pure, (also known as the Maiden's Beastmaster) is a rare indigenous South Indian sighthound breed of dog found in the state of Tamil Nadu Their native breeding tract is located around villages in the Tirunelveli and Thoothukudi districts The breed is used mainly for coursing

  

 

A hedgehog is any of the spiny mammals of the subfamily Erinaceinae, in the eulipotyphlan family Erinaceidae There are seventeen species of hedgehog in five genera found through parts of Europe, Asia, and Africa, and in New Zealand by introduction There are no hedgehogs native to Australia and no living species native to the Americas

  

 

The sugar glider is a small, omnivorous, arboreal, and nocturnal gliding possum belonging to the marsupial infraclass The common name refers to its predilection for sugary foods such as sap and nectar and its ability to glide through the air, much like a flying squirrel They have very similar habits and appearance to the flying squirrel, despite not being closely related—an example of convergent evolution

  

Ring-necked Pheasant: The common pheasant (Phasianus colchicus) is a bird in the pheasant family (Phasianidae) The genus name comes from Latin phasianus, "pheasant"

  

Melanistic mutant: This melanistic mutant is a pure breed These large, beautiful pheasants feature an iridescent, greenish-black plumage

  

The golden pheasant (Chrysolophus pictus), also known as the Chinese pheasant, and rainbow pheasant, is a gamebird of the order Galliformes (gallinaceous birds) and the family Phasianidae (pheasants)

  

Pineapple Conure is a beautiful variation of the Green Cheek Conure that came into being as a mutation of Cinnamon and Yellow-sided Conure This unique combination gives them a colorful appearance that makes them a popular pet option among bird lovers Their small size is another reason for their popularity

  

The green-cheeked conure is a little clown, always full of antics These birds love to hang upside-down and clamor along the cage bars, waiting for their owners to play with them Green cheeks are mischief-makers, so keep an eye on your bird at all times

  

The black-capped conure is one of the smallest of the conure parrots, as well as one of the most distinctive in appearance with its brownish-black crown and scale-patterned neck Black-capped conures can be slightly shy, but once comfortable with their adopted family; they are an inquisitive and loving pet This bird has the notable advantage of being a quieter species than other conures