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
In addition to the usual for us dogs and cats are increasingly found in modern apartments of different exotic animals. No longer a rarity and something strange iguana in the home. Iguana is a large lizard, in the wild vstrechayutsya in Central and South America. It is a daily way of life, lives in trees near water. For those who want to have at home this reptile, first you need to find out in what conditions it should be kept and what to feed.
Iguana at home: features of care
The most important component of the health of this lizard is eating right. Iguana is a vegetarian. In a familiar habitat its diet consists of flowers, fruits and young leaves.
Excellent food for iguanas will be clover, dandelions, beet tops and radish, parsley, watercress, lettuce, alfalfa.
Vegetables can give radish, broccoli, pods, and leaves of peas, green beans, carrots.
A good addition would be blueberries, currants, figs, blackberries and citrus fruits.
Iguana at home likes to eat and some house plants, such as begonia, nasturtium, tradescantia, epipremnum, syngonium, hibiscus, leaves and flowers of rose and Dahlia, and purified from glochidiatus prickly pear.
Of grasses that reptile can be brewed give bran and oatmeal, boiled buckwheat and rice, whole grain bread. Continue reading