The fans of everything unusual found with several types of animals which can become the alternative to home cats, dogs and budgerigars.
In the childhood I dreamed to have at home a small monkey. I thought, how interesting and fun we would play with live shaggy “doll”. Later I learned that they are not as cute and harmless as they might seem at first glance. The contents of a small chimp in the home can be very troublesome. Unlike dogs, which repeatedly and unequivocally recognizes you as the Owner, the monkey constantly have to remind you who’s in charge of your “pack”. That is why they can often attack without warning on households, thereby checking whether they have the strength to take the leader’s place. To the contents of the monkey house was relatively safe for all family members, its most of the time have to keep in the cage, allowing you to freely walk around the house only under supervision.
To breed a some miniature pigs to doghill began in Germany about fifty years ago, and in housing conditions they moved recently. The progenitors of dwarf Guinea pigs are Vietnamese villabruna little pig and wild boar. Mini-Pigi grow in length not more than one meter, the maximum weight is 30 kg. Even brought up in domashneye, the animal may be very skittish, because there flows the blood of a wild boar. However, mini-Pigi easily trainable, if timely to address this issue. Accustomed to the person, the animal even allows itself to scratch and pet, and can itself ask for affection. Despite the hard-hitting glory, domestic pigs are very tidy animals, if since the childhood to accustom them to cleanliness.
Ferrets as Pets in popularity nearly as many as usual for us dogs and cats. The ferrets (domestic species of these animals) – friendly and playful creation in a time when not sleeping. And sleep ferrets love. Twenty hours of sleep a day for granted. Inquisitive nature and the fact that in the wild, ferrets live in burrows, it may cause some problems for the owners of these lovely animals. If you have lost some small thing in the apartment, ask your pet. Most likely, he successfully dragged her to your cave (read – the crack under the bathroom). Continue reading
Get infected by helminths can even puppies and kittens who were born in the apartment and never went outside
No matter how hard the pet owner to protect them from the worms, the risk always remains. Although methods of dealing with these nasty little creatures is pretty well developed, but the inexperienced cat and samokovlija very often questions arise. The most popular of them is responsible veterinary surgeon Sergey Shulgin.
How to give anthelmintic drugs dog?
If the drug is a suspension (in other words, is in a liquid form), which, incidentally, often sold together with a syringe without a needle, it is injected into the mouth cheek. Hold the dog’s muzzle elevated, with a clenched jaw, she swallowed the medicine.
Tablets can be put on the root of the tongue. Before that, open the dogs mouth and hold it in this position until it will swallow a pill. It can give mashed, mixed the resulting powder with a small amount of feed that gets asked is tailed the “patient” before eating. Another trick is to grind the pill in a spoon, add a little water and then pour in the mouth of a dog.
In pet stores sell so-called tabledatamodel. To use them, noresetroot the pill in the rubber tip, which is then placed on the root of the tongue of the animal. Then you need to press on the piston, which will push out the medicine. Continue reading
Until recently considered exotic, homemade turtles today are perceived as something ordinary. Their huge variety allows you to choose the most suitable option in terms of maintenance and care. Contrary to popular belief, the power of these reptiles are capable of experiencing emotions, to become attached to the host and to show ingenuity.
For keeping the apartment perfectly suitable for ordinary swamp, water slider turtle or the Central Asian land. For other varieties require special conditions to ensure it will be highly problematic and costly.
Bog turtle must be kept in an aquarium with water. Moreover, no neighborhood in the form of fish is not allowed because this reptile belongs to the category of predators and will eat just those foolish owner will offer her companions.
To feed the marsh turtle should animal food: flour worms, raw chicken or fish. Sometimes you can give boiled egg, cottage cheese and greens. The water should be warm, not below 25ºc and around the clock illuminated by the lamp. Wash the aquarium, which contains a reptile should, at least once a month.
The same applies for red-turtle, but it’s mandatory in the aquarium is required to provide a plot of ground, protruding above the surface of water as it can breathe air. It refers to rekordsmenom Pets life expectancy, the duration of which is 40 years with proper care. Continue reading