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
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
Yekaterinburg, July 29 (New Region, Olga Tarasova. Anton Guskov) – With the onset of summer, when activated sale puppies raccoons and foxes of all kinds, and frequent cases of refusal of owners from newly acquired “toys”. Many are willing to sell the animal for less than the market value or give them away for free just to get rid of troublesome animals that spread flat in the chips. To find a new home to raccoons and foxes help experienced breeders on the forums.
In the last couple of weeks on the site free of advertisements and on specialized forums of communication pet owners began to receive messages about the resale of exotic animals with hands – raccoons, black-brown foxes and foxes of genecov, which has become fashionable to keep in apartments for two or three years ago. The fact that in the spring – early summer breeders are selling the last litter of raccoons and foxes. And now the newly minted owners, you appreciate its capabilities before purchasing the puppies, trying to sell them at least at a reduced price, and sometimes give them away for free. Someone honestly admits he does not cope with keeping the animals at home, someone calls the most popular causes of failure – Allergy or birth of a child .
Mainly to find new owners for raccoons and Fox cubs help themselves breeders or experienced owners, moreover – they often take themselves to sereivathana, while raising more than one pet. Therefore, Anoto and lisovody advise everyone to think a hundred Continue reading