What kind of pet does not make noise, not stomping, not the sofa pulls, does not bite, does not fade, makes no sound, unpretentious in food and pretty funny looks? Her eyes are on sticks, and the house she wears on her back. It is a snail. The easiest in life kind of snail is the African snail Achatina.
They look very funny – the eyes are elongated, the neck is long, no nose, no ears, and across her mouth. They have no “boys” or “girls”, these snails are hermaphrodites, which means they have characteristics of both genders. When it comes time to breed, the “mother” becomes the snail, which is older and larger. If they are the same size, then both the snails can become and mom, and dad, and bring a double set of offspring. Love Achatina water and moisture, they like to bathe in lukewarm water, you can wash them with your hands under the tap, and you can make a small “pool” in their terrarium or aquarium improvised, for example to dig a bar of soap and fill with water.
The soil in the aquarium for snails it’s best to use peat, and change as necessary, every two to three months. The height of the soil layer should be such that the snail could dig into it entirely. Well these coconut substrate that is easy to maintain optimal humidity the snails. Don’t forget to close the aquarium lid, and the snail could escape. Continue reading
No, of course not Zarechny Prusak, who tries to wind up in the kitchens of careless Housewives without any invitations. Fashion giant cockroaches, Madagascar hissing! The length of 5-6 cm and contain them in special insectary, whose role is traditionally played by a converted aquarium, but first fit a normal Bank. Cockroaches are considered as perfect companions for children they will not be able to bite or injure. Happy owners cockroaches are assured that if to stroke madagaskaras on the back, they hiss with pleasure. But the trouble they give to owners at a minimum, every two to three months to change sand or sawdust in the insectary, but to throw up daily slices of fresh fruit and vegetables. Serious spending power of cockroaches is of medium size cucumber to feed a colony of a dozen individuals during the week. Food is something that is able to “stir up the roach at any time of the day, but mostly they are nocturnal.
Unlike their “wild home” kitchen tribesmen running around madagaskari solidly, slowly, so that the fear of mass escapes from the insectarium. However, if you lack to experience the fullness of life participation in dog and cat shows, try to put their Pets in maracangalha. This entertainment is becoming more and more fashionable in the large cities, because of the stall, solid Madagascar unusually spectacular. So, if you do not suffer from phobias, make Madagascar cockroaches! Of course, they’ll never learn to respond to the nickname, but soon you will easily start to see their Pets not only in appearance but also in character and temperament. There are individuals timid, phlegmatic, inquisitive, leading the group. Continue reading
The first Maine Coon appeared in the U.S. in Maine. Hence arose the name of the breed “Maine Coon”. The first representatives of the breed were color – “tabby” or the nickname “raccoon”.
Of all domestic cats, this breed is the largest. The male can weigh up to 17 pounds and females up to 7 pounds. Perhaps among them there are Pets and larger sizes, but in most cases it is the excess weight.
Wool Maine Coon medium, unlike other felids (e.g. Siberian) they should not often be brushed. But forget about combing is not necessary. If we talk about
the breed standards, we can emphasize the following points:
weight (varies from 6 kg to 12 kg on average);
the body is large, sprawling and well-muscled;
semi-long hair, paws with tufts of hair between the pads of the fingers;
large ears with brushes (often compared to the ears of a lynx);
large eyes different shades: Golden, yellow, or green;
recognized colors are red marble tabby, black and other. Not accepted are: chocolate, brown, lilac, fawn or any other color visually. Continue reading