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
Sooner or later, every thinking about getting yourself a pet. And if You are a lover of exotic and traditional Pets You fed up, then why not to have any exotic pet?
So, if You have already decided, what “non-traditional” pet in General can make? For example, a frog species of which there are now a great many. This list is not limited to: chameleons, iguanas, snakes, large spiders, snails. The choice is yours.
But before you purchase such an animal, You have correctly interpreted his position. Will You be able to provide “the foreigner” necessary care? These Pets sometimes require much larger expenditures, such as special terrariums, food. If You have everything you need, in a way.
You should also not forget that these dogs will need no less attention than the others. You also sometimes need to communicate with them: how conversational and tactile. These animals are not just for beauty, as many think. No, of course, very interesting to see the chameleon, but he, like other Pets, need of attention that comes from You. Continue reading
Mini–pig (miniature pig) . Residents of Germany since 1950-ies engaged in the cultivation and breeding of miniature pigs (mini-some miniature pigs to doghill), but as decorative Pets started using them recently. Weight home mini-pig is usually included in the scope from 10 to 30 kg, lifetime 10 – 15 years. Homemade mini pigs are considered quite intelligent animals. they are easily trained and can be kept without restrictions of space, just like a cat or a dog. The only significant disadvantage of this animal, that the tendency to obesity, so the owner must monitor diet and physical activity your pet. Mini-Pigi have received quite a lot of popularity, which is why scientists from many countries are working to bring more small kind of “miniature pigs”.
Anteater . This animal give birth mainly in the U.S., but their popularity is growing rapidly in other countries. Fairly undemanding animal. It should be noted that the length of the tongue of the anteater reaches 30 cm lifespan reaches an average of six years. As you may have guessed, the anteater eats ants and other insects, but its diet can add fruit, eggs, minced beef, rice and other cereals.
Tarantula . Fans of extreme sports and exotic increasingly savedatal of tarantulas. Such pet is deemed dangerous enough, since there are no poisonous spiders, there are spiders with low toxicity poison. The venom of the spider-pet is not fatal to healthy adult humans, but can cause very unpleasant sensations. For children, Allergy sufferers and Pets, poison is deadly. The lifespan of some specimens can reach thirty years, and the scope of feet in some instances greater than 20 centimeters. Continue reading