Before we begin our discussion of lemurs as Pets, let me tell you one interesting fact about lemurs. You know that lemurs and humans are classified as primates. More information about this kind of facts and information about the keeping of lemurs as Pets, read on.
All animal lovers who want to contain these types of Pets that no one else has, almost everyone wants to contain lemurs. After lemurs as Pets, nothing would sound unusual for those who have seen these adorable, cozy creatures. Now, what this entire article. Any of us who watched the cartoon Madagascar knows that lemurs occur only in Madagascar. Of course, a trip to Madagascar to retrieve the lemur as a pet is not a cheap exercise. So the best way to get lemur – the pet store. Anyway, before I delve into those details, allow me to present you some interesting facts about lemurs.
Facts about lemurs
* Lemur is a Latin word which means spirit. The name was given to these animals due to their night lifestyle.
* Lemurs and humans belong to the primates. However, they are divided into groups of prosimians, the oldest group of primates, even to monkeys. Continue reading
In recent years, the world is rapidly spreading fashion on dwarf pet pigs. Now on the streets of America, Europe and recently Russia you can meet people, walkers on a leash little pigs – a some miniature pigs to doghill.
Mini-Pigi — product of breeding, without human intervention on the land they would not be. Experiments on the breeding of mini pigs was conducted from 1950-ies. As source material the Germans used valabregue Vietnamese pig and, as a result of long selection, came to the following results, the smallest and therefore the most expensive was bergstresser knit (translation – little critter), its weight is 6-15 lbs. But the Americans with their eternal gigantomania still prefer villabruna Vietnamese pig. Representatives of this breed are brown or black and sometimes reach a weight of 100kg.
Mini-Pigi little sick, and also do not shed and do not cause allergies, so that they can keep even the asthmatics. Mini-Pigi – ideal pet, unpretentious, smart and dedicated. They do not show aggression toward humans and other Pets. “If the dog is submissive slavish subservience, the hypocritical cat, monkey crafty, swinish behavior in a very meaningful way: the good and the affection she responds with devotion and diligence, and for the offense tries not to stay in debt,” wrote the naturalist Centrist. Pigs are the third (after dolphins and primates) in ten animals with the highest intelligence. Lifespan a some miniature pigs to doghill is 15-20 years. Continue reading
The more people watching the animals, studying their behavior, learning ability, the clearer is aware that they have the elements of mind. It is more correct to say the basic thinking or its rudiments. Numerous experiments were aimed at studying the level of intelligence of various animals throughout the 20th century. In our day, scientists are back to the issue.
What kind of Pets today are called the most intelligent?
1 — the dog
They’ve always been considered among the most intelligent Pets. It turned out that these animals are much smarter than we can imagine. The results of the research of American Professor S. Coren, presented at the annual Congress of psychologists, is staggering. He claims:
Dogs are able to memorize and recognize approximately 165 different signals, signs and words of human speech.
Most of them clearly understand that 1 + 1 = 2 and not 3 or 4.
Eating people will point at anything with your finger, Continue reading