To Guinea pigs is better used to feed, it is necessary to observe proper hygiene and mode of feeding. To give food should be strictly at a certain time, set order of the day. Randomness in feeding disrupts the normal activity of the digestive glands, which has a detrimental effect on the digestibility of the feed eaten.
During feeding it is necessary to pay attention to the quality of food – good taste and color, whether there are any harmful impurities, etc.
New feed to enter into the diet gradually, starting with small amounts. Thus it is necessary to monitor the state of digestion in Guinea pigs (consistency of feces).
Overeating can cause severe indigestion. It is dangerous and lasting effects, obesity and related diseases. By the way, it is not necessary to feed the animal every time it starts to popiskivaet and stand on their hind legs. Maybe he is bored. Sometimes it helps to take the pig off his hands and let her run around the floor, or give her to play with some clean piece of paper.
Usually pigs suggest that you feed 2-3 times a day, and pregnant women – 3-4 times, at the same time, focusing on already given rules. The well-known saying “a supper give the enemy” does not apply to pigs, very active at night. Evening feeding should bytepointer (about 40% of the daily ration). Some specialists recommend to feed the animals frequently, little by little (5-6 times), giving such an amount of food which they eat immediately without a trace. Continue reading
The first thing that is bound to make the pet owner to register it in the unified public register of animals and annually re-register it. The service itself is free, but you will have to pay the cost of the certificate and a special badge, which will bear the identification number of the pet. To make animal is not incapacitated people and minors without parental consent.
But to get a pet in a communal apartment it is possible only with the written consent of neighbors. To contain the pet in a common area cannot. But this rule does not apply ferrets, small rodents (squirrels, fancy rats, Guinea pigs, decorative mice, hamsters, gerbils, chinchillas, chipmunks, decorative rabbits), hedgehogs, birds, small non-poisonous amphibians (frogs, newts, frog), aquarium fish and mollusks.
The owner is obliged not only to register the animal, but obespecheniia necessary care, including medical. And thus take into account the interests of other people living in the apartment, and neighbors (we are talking about keeping the noise levels, security, cleaning of communal areas for a pet). It is prohibited to contain more than two adults in the apartments of high-rise buildings. The exception again are small rodents, hedgehogs, birds, amphibians and fish. Them, unlike the larger friends of the person can not register in a special registry. Continue reading
Which pet will be a real helper in the upbringing and development of the baby?
Pets have a remarkably beneficial effect on the development of the child. Teachers and doctors claim that constant communication with animals help children grow up disciplined, responsible, sociable, inquisitive, responsive, caring and healthy. Four-legged friends not only teach kids to be responsible for their actions, to adapt to society, but as a rule, stimulate physical activity and even removed the accumulated stress in the crumbs. In addition, the pet trains logical thinking, observation, imagination.
Today the pet shops offer parents a huge selection of animals. The editors Om1 understand who may become a good companion for the baby?
Another number one for human remains dogs . Dog experts recommend to pick up children are tolerant, friendly, forgiving breed of dog of large size. Small dogs, mainly, too capricious and unpredictable. Great for child’s Newfoundland, collie, German shepherd, Spaniel, Airedale Terrier, Labrador, poodle and pooch. Continue reading