For many centuries people seeking to domesticate a variety of animal species. Some of them were able to get along with people and even to feel for him affection. But other animals will never be able to live with a man, not what is in his house. However, some people, it does not stop, and they are again and again surprised the world with their “household” Pets.
The most unusual Pets
Exotic animals, like the crocodile . not so rare. Crocodiles as Pets, are the most popular in the United States and African countries. Young crocodiles are kept in large aquariums, and then move to the pool. However, there are cases of crocodile existence of “love” in the form of bites and broken bones from the owners.
The most unusual Pets reptiles
Iguanas are a much safer animals than crocodiles. Perhaps that is why they have become so popular around the world among fans of the exotic at home. And because iguanas – available large reptiles. you can buy them in almost any major city in the world. Continue reading
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Basic facts about Guinea pigs
The name “Guinea pig” consists of two parts, the “sea” and “pig.” Why it was named so weird. The first part of the “sea” most likely indicates that pigs were brought from beyond the sea, therefore, most likely, they were called, “overseas”, then simplified to “sea”.
The second part of “pig” indicates that this name was given probably because of the similarity of the sounds issued by pigs and rodents. Learn more about the origin of the name can be found here .
The average life expectancy of Guinea pigs at home is 5-7 years.
Guinea pigs can make a variety of sounds: whistling rumbling grumbling noise, the clicking teeth, etc.
Another interesting fact about the behavior of Guinea pigs is the ability to bounce sharply. In English it is called “popcorning” because she hops like a corn which becomes popcorn. Continue reading
Skinny (Skinny) is one of the most exotic species of Guinea pigs, they are widespread in captivity and are ideal for families with children because care for them, even little ones. Natural color pet brown-grey, abdomen lighter. The coat is missing, only on the head, shoulders and legs of the animal there is a small curly woolen cover. The body length of pigs up to 35 centimeters. It is a decorative variant, derived as a result of laboratory experiments and subsequent selection.
This is a muscular and well-fed animal, the head is of medium size, oval, with a wide front part. The head of males has a more rough shape than females. The rounded nose, large, gently curved profile. The eyes of a rodent round shape, convex and large, the color should match the main color. Ears widely spaced, slightly tilted forward, in the center there is a small wave.
The neck is short, thick, broad chest, well-developed, undesirable narrow shoulders and ill-developed thorax. Back straight, broad, without humping or sagging. Continue reading