Pets for children can become real friends, if parents with the birth of a child is to teach him with respect and attention to Pets. Communicating with animals will bring a lot of happy moments not only for baby but also you. In addition, many pussies is able to relieve stress and lift the spirits of their owners.
How to choose a pet for the kid?
Before you have a pet, you need to carefully weigh the pros and cons of its location in your home, or instead of the positive moments of communication with the animal you’ll only get a headache. Before you choose a pet for a child, carefully analyze the situation:
first make sure there is mutual desire of all members of the family to have a pet. If someone in household is categorically against a new tenant, the presence of an animal in the house will not bring much joy;
secondly, select the kind of pet. Animals of different breeds require special care, special diets and special conditions of accommodation, so consider your possibilities, not only physical but also financial;
thirdly, decide on the age of the pet, small animals, of course, very cute and will immediately attract the attention of the baby, but adults will sobirayut much less care and from the first minutes of being in the house will be helpful to host a small; Continue reading
For those who love animals, allergies can be a real obstacle to have a pet. After all, in addition to runny nose, tears and itching, the Allergy can result in dyspnea, asthma and shortness of breath. And, if you deal with allergies does not work, then have to part with family pet. However, it is not so bad. There are many animals that do not cause allergies. And not raise problems even for the “sensitive” owners.
The main sign of animals that do not cause allergies, is the lack of the coat. Among hairless dogs are especially popular, are the Chinese crested and Mexican hairless. They have a lot of advantages. First of all, they are less spread “contagion” through the apartment. And Yes on the animal accumulates a little dust from the lack of wool. But there is one “but”: hairless animals sweat quickly and they should be frequently bathed.
And yet, if the theme is “cats and dogs” for you closed, what other animal can make? Parrot, a Canary or even some type of Warbler. But it is only in that case. If you are not allergic to feathers, which are a great environment for dust mites. Otherwise, get aquarium fish, turtles, lizards or a snake. If such “cold” creating you do not like, make more “warm”, soft and cuddly animal is the chinchilla, for example. Scientists have proven that this is the most hypoallergenic animals. They do not shed and they don’t have sweat and sebaceous glands. In addition, chinchillas are very friendly and affectionate Pets. The only problem in the content of chinchillas, it is their night life. The same applies to other rodents. Also think about hairless Guinea pigs and hairless rats. Regarding the latter, it’s very smart animals, they recognize their owner and respond to the nickname. Continue reading
Many parents have this kind of animal causes, to put it mildly, disgusted. But the kids just love hamsters, Guinea pigs, gray mice, and even rats. If no dog, no cat, no parrot, not even the fish you don’t want to have – agree, at least, a Guinea pig. It will be a true friend of your baby and will not require you too much time. For normal living Guinea pig will need only a small cage, feeder and drinker. Of course, it doesn’t give up other amenities, such as the beautiful house in which to sleep, and hide from danger. But in fact Guinea pigs love to move freely throughout the room. Keep in mind this point. Feeding rodents is not difficult. Even a small child will cope with this task. Guinea pigs love greens, fresh vegetables and fruits.
Kids get very attached to these animals. With them is always fun to play, because Guinea pigs are very friendly and require a lot of attention, otherwise they are just boring.
Play with a Guinea pig for the baby is absolutely safe. They do not bite and do not scratch, as very patient.
For your child you can also have a turtle, rabbit, pig, iguana or chameleon. The animal you choose – the rules remain timize. Take note of all the nuances associated with one or another pet. Consult with a psychologist – it will help to choose the animal that corresponds to the nature of the child. Consult your pediatrician – he will define degree of risk of various diseases that can cause Pets. And most importantly – keep in mind your baby’s desire and the degree of their readiness to acquire additional “child”.
Taking your family in another member – be prepared for the fact that your lifestyle will change. Strengthen security measures, not to have to look for an animal shelter outside your home:
– Do not leave children alone with Pets. Some of them definitely can be affected. Continue reading