Pets always bring home a lot of joy, so today almost every house boasts of your pet. Some people prefer to have a quiet and peaceful fish, someone more like funny rodents, well, someone decides to have a real friend – a dog or a cat. Exotic Pets are increasing in our homes.
There are also people who wish to have at home an exotic other, for example, status in society or simply for the love of a specific animal.
However, they do not think that most exotic animals are not suited to life in captivity, therefore, as a rule, in such conditions they live only a few years or even less. This article will talk about what exotic animals are most common among Pets.
Exotic Pets – a tarantula
This giant spider is known to all. Tarantulas are considered to be dangerous spiders, though not actually represent a particular threat to humans. Tarantulas are rarely aggressive and their venom can generally be considered harmless for an adult person. Poisonous tarantulas are never sold in pet stores and to go into the jungle after them, hardly anyone will want. Choosing this giant, it should be remembered that males in captivity can live for only two years, while females can live even twenty years. Continue reading
In the infinite diversity of animals represented in the collections of the Zoological Museum, the visitor is pretty hard to understand – especially if he’s here for the first time. In this situation come to the aid of professionals. Museum guides will talk about its history, get acquainted with the most interesting exhibits in the collections, and answer questions about the problems and successes of modern biology. If You want to know anything more, You can enjoy hundreds of themed tours on the taxonomy, ecology, zoogeography and other fields of Zoological research. In addition to individual tours, the Museum hosts a lecture series for children of all ages and training.
The main tours
Sightseeing tour of the Museum
A brief history of the Museum. The origin of collections, the largest Zoological expedition. During the excursion visitors get acquainted with the most interesting displays biological groups, collections and separate exhibits. languages: Russian, English
The modern theory of evolution
The life and teachings of Charles Darwin. The development of evolutionary ideas in dotarlismy and posleduyuschie period. Modern evolutionary trends. Continue reading
Pets save us from loneliness and stress. And they are able to teach us important lessons. life – of course, provided that we’re watching them closely and love them for what they are.
Contrary to popular belief, according to which animals, usually give birth to single people, most cats and dogs living in families composed of at least three people. The main reason that prompted them to get Pets, 26% of owners of dogs, cats, rats, and hamsters called love for animals and the joy of having a true friend and take care of it. Beneficial effects on child development is also an important factor: its lead as a key argument to 8% of pet owners. 19% insist on the exclusive “social role” their Pets, relieving owners from loneliness. Another 34% found it difficult specific answer to the question, saying he just can’t imagine life without an animal in the house.
“Want a kitten!”
So saith the child, and we have a kitten. Or hamster. Or puppy. Our main motive in this case: the child should grow up kind and responsible, and your own pet will become him in this matter assistant. Concerned about the development of children’s responsibility and independence, parents tend to put concerns about just priobretennogo on the shoulders of the child. And reach an opposite result: it’s really hard to cope with regular and not always pleasant new responsibilities. He feels confused and comes to the conclusion that care about who is weaker and smaller than you, is burdensome. So if we want our children to be responsible for those who tamed, they need it. to teach. To begin with, to take care of your new friend together. Continue reading