Why do we have the need to communicate with our smaller brethren? Who knows. But the fact remains, for thousands of years a number of us have neighbors. Sometimes it’s loyal friends and servants, benefactors and sometimes guards, sometimes amusing companion or interesting object of observation. Before you make them, I would like to know what they bring, what is useful and what troubles can trap the one who decided to settle in my home “roommate”.
Almost family members: Pets
Favorites rating – dogs. They lived near us for centuries. They were shepherds, guards, educators, hunters, and, in the end, just close friends. Over the years man and nature have brought dozens of breeds, each with their own talents, personality and appearance, its drawbacks. The choice of dogs is not a simple matter. To paraphrase a famous saying: “Tell me what kind of dog do you have, and I’ll tell you who you are”. Continue reading
All animals are born small and home animals, including cats, animals and wildlife — huge elephants, and even the oldest predators – crocodiles. Today will talk about the little cubs of different animals.
The family of these monkeys migrated from Africa 15 million years ago and ended up in South-East Asia much earlier people. Infant orangutan with mother live to about 6-8 years. In natural conditions their age reaches up to 30 years :
The habitat of meerkats, which belong to the family of mongoose mainly is an area of Kalahari desert located in South Africa. A newborn baby weighs only about 30 grams, and opens eyes only on day 14. Meerkats take friendship person, they can easily be tamed and they live in captivity for 10 years:
It would seem, such giants as the polar bear — the adults reach a length of 3 meters and weight up to 1 ton should be born and big bears. Continue reading
With Kinney (Skinny) – today one of the most popular and exotic types of Guinea pigs, resembling small hippos. A feature of this breed is the lack of the coat on the body of the animal. Small patches of hair are only on the head, legs and shoulders skinny. The body length of Guinea pig skinny is about 35 centimeters. To touch the skin of the pig resembles a soft velvety velour fabric. Despite the name Skinny, which means a large number of Russian words: skinny, “skin and bones”, thin, this little piggy is a very fat animal with a short neck, an oval head and bulging round eyes, a color which usually matches the main color of the pig. The skinny broad well developed chest, smooth legs with movable fingers which holds animal feed and with which moves. Skinny pigs have virtually no peculiar smell and does not cause allergic reactions.
The history of Guinea pigs skinny
This kind of Guinea pigs appeared not so long ago in Canada in the laboratory Including Reverse in 1976. The kind of Guinea pigs without hair was the result of different dermatological experiments. At that time all were skinny albinos with red eyes. All these years breeders have worked hard to breeding Guinea pigs and have made their raznoobraznaya and strengthen the immune system.
In the USA skinny jeans are still not recognized as a separate breed Guinea pigs.
And interesting fact: until the 19th century the Guinea pig was very expensive. So buy a Guinea pig could only very wealthy people.
Guinea pig skinny: content, care, food Continue reading