A unique pet you can have, if the house is child-preschooler?
On may 23, the world celebrates world turtle day. It is an environmental holiday that is intended to attract the attention of people in the world to the problems of endangered species, particularly sea turtles. And for us it is also a good occasion to discuss whether in response to requests from the child about a pet instead of a cat or dog to have a reptile, amphibian, mollusk, or more unusual animal?
Unusual pet in the family appears for a variety of reasons. For example, the baby or someone from adult members of the family may be allergic to wool, what cats, dogs, hamsters and Guinea pigs are not suitable as nearest neighbors. Others think that amphibians or similar require less care and trouble than, for example, a dog. Some are afraid to get too attached to a pet and think, what if something happens sad to lose a cold snail baby will not hurt so much, like a warm living cat. Finally, someone just heartily like frogs, newts, or turtles. That’s an unusual pet you can have, if the house is child-preschooler?
Turtle. These animals are terrestrial and aquatic, respectively, at home they should live in the cage with the lamp or in the aquarium. They can’t feed homemade food, it means that you always pricesantibiotics about natural nutrition. Continue reading
Pet owners know that dogs and cats often love to chew on weird things. Cats often gravitate toward plastic or wool, and many dogs chew everything that is around. Here are the entrance of the plant. No matter what they are: outdoor, indoor, or growing in the wild.
To prevent toxic poisoning by cut flowers or house plants, avoid placing them in your home, if Pets can access them. And it is better not to buy such flowers and plants that are toxic.
What else don’t you know pet owners?
Aloe Vera Plant is great for burns, but toxic to cats and dogs. Therefore it is better to keep this plant on hand for burns, but out of the reach of Pets.
In cases of poisoning in animals are the following symptoms . vomiting, depression, diarrhea, loss of appetite, tremors, change in color of urine.
Amaryllis bulbs are Especially toxic plants.
The symptoms of poisoning . vomiting, depression, diarrhea, abdominal pain, excessive salivation, anorexia, tremors. Continue reading
Guinea pigs were domesticated in the 5th Millennium BC by tribes of the Andes of South America (modern-day southern Colombia. Ecuador. Peru and Bolivia ) for food. a few thousand years after the domestication of camelids in South America. The statue, Dating from the period from 500 BC to 500 ad, depict Guinea pigs have been found in archaeological digs in Peru and Ecuador. People of the Mochica culture worshipped Guinea pigs, and portrayed them in art. From the year 1200 until the Spanish conquest in 1532 was carried out breeding work. allowed to withdraw many breeds of Guinea pigs, some of which are basics for modern domestic Guinea pigs .
Body length of 25 to 35 cm depending on breed, the tail is absent, at thoroughbred hanging ears, broad muzzle. Adult male Guinea pig weighs 1000-1500 g, and the female is 800-1200 g. Natural coloring brownish-grayish, with a lighter belly. Displayed many breeds, differing in structure, length and coat color. Breeds of domesticated Guinea pigs are divided into groups: short-haired (selfies, crested, smooth), longhaired (Shelties. the texels, Peruvian, Merino, rosetted and others), wire-haired (the Abyssinians, American Teddy, Rex, and so etc), breed without wool and with the wool abolishionists(Baldwin, skinny). The body structure of domestic Guinea pigs is significantly different from the structure of the bodies of their wild counterparts more rounded shapes. Continue reading