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 major representatives of the rats among many ornamental species. They quickly become Pets and you get attached to the host. And here’s a giant wild rats to humans should be wary.
Large domestic rats
Rats can be some of the most popular Pets. Decorative rat different from its wild tribesmen, they quickly become attached to owner, very understanding and accurate. To contain the rat is much easier than, for example, a dog. However, many feel a distaste and even disgust towards them.
Among domesticated rats, the most common is the appearance of brown rats. The weight of one such specimen varies from four hundred to six hundred grams. There are instances, weighing nine hundred grams. Usually the males exceed the females in size. Length brown rats from sixteen to twenty-seven centimeters. Unfortunately, the life expectancy of rats is about two years. In rare cases, a rat may live three years. Each owner of decorative rats quickly attached to her, so the loss of a “friend” after just two or three years is highly frustrating all the lovers of these Pets. Continue reading