Guinea pig is a furry rodent that comes from the Andes mountains in South America. Earlier ancestors of these animals were used as food by local native American tribes. Modern Guinea pig is considered a subspecies of the Andes Guinea pig and therefore cannot be found in the wild. Guinea pig is a small, furry herbivore that rarely grows more than 30 cm in length. In the conditions of detention in captivity Guinea pigs can live to around 6 or 7 years. Wild Guinea pigs, probably lived about 3 or 4 years. All over the world Guinea pigs are bred as Pets.
Well if uhajivat for a Guinea pig and give it the right amount of time and energy, this animal can be a real faithful friend of man. They require a lot of effort and they are not easy to take care of, but these Pets is worth the effort. Guinea pigs communicate with each other with high shrill sounds and bleeps. These animals have one common feature – they are not able to accurately estimate height and distance, and consequently, you should never leave them on a bed or table without supervision. Guinea pigs, as scientists believe, have been domesticated and used by South American tribes as a food source for already 5 thousand years BC. Guinea pigs are also often izobrazheniyu of art, the way zapechatlen in statues created during the ancient civilizations of Peru. Continue reading
This place is dispute of two directions – some prefer dwarf rabbits, new Zealand rabbits are considered large and are therefore more suitable for meat; others argue that decorative rabbits only as decoration – they are reclusive and unintelligent, and the most wonderful domestic rabbits in the world among all breeds namely new Zealand.
In the United States new Zealand rabbits are very common as Pets. However, there are more and more gaining popularity contain dwarf breed of rabbit, because they take up less space and eat less. The same owners who were not afraid to have a new Zealand rabbit not only no regrets, but admit that this is the best breed of rabbits. They have the same optimal temperament for keeping in the apartment, like the rabbit giants, but slightly smaller in both size and weight. Yes, new Zealand rabbits don’t like, unlike some breeds, plush toy, but they look like real rabbits and character of the new Zealanders (provided almost mandatory for any home with rabbit castration/sterilization) for the hosts at times better than dwarf breeds. New Zealand rabbits are considered so pleasant to talk to, how most a rabbit can do it. Karikouie breed is usually not particularly like to be in your arms and snuggle.
New Zealand rabbits are intelligent, smart, friendly, easy to learn, and even learn tricks. Although, of course, there are individual differences. They have a beautiful, pleasant to touch wool. However, she needs to care a little more than the coat of normalizovalsya other rabbits (it is because of the white color gets dirty more, so the hair may tangle). Continue reading
Many can not tolerate the kind of rats, considering them to be nasty and insolent animals! However, not all rats are the same, this article will focus on small decorative rats that deserve our attention. as they are quite cute and funny!
It is very unpretentious and comfortable pet, in addition they are able to understand his master very well and even keep in touch. They easily remember your name, have no peculiar smell, unlike other rodents, and I love affection and of course you can become a good friend to your younger child.
Of course in the contents of the rat are, of course, and their love to chew on everything, what little they seem appetizing, so do not leave them unattended. Also these rodents mark their territory, but they are not a large amount of fluid and most importantly no odor. Of course rats love affection and play, so don’t plan to atehortua, if you are not willing to give him care and affection, in a pinch, get two rats of the same sex that two of them had bored in your absence. when selecting an animal it is better to give preference to the one who calmly fit in your hand and curious to explore it and not hides nervously in a corner. The wool and skin must be the sheer, confident gait, auricle shiny and clean from the inside.He should not have any hardening or swelling, and breathing should be smooth and without wheezing. Continue reading