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
The Thai cat is one of the oldest breeds of cats existing in the world.
Thai cats, which is sometimes called starobinskii, are of Siamese origin, which has not changed under the impact of the standards. And Thai and Siamese originating from the former Kingdom of Siam, now Thailand.
Vodilos just a sort of a rarity in this land, and belonged to cats of the Royal family. Of course, because they were considered as guides of souls of noble personages in the world of eternal rest.
The people of the country worshipped amazing creatures, poets dedicated to them poignant poetic lines, and the royals took care of rare cats as a precious relic. Only in the late 19th century Siamese cats became from time to time to leave the Fatherland. And here since then the history of the breed splits in two.
Part Siamese was subjected to intensive crossbreeding with other breeds, resulting in their appearance has undergone some changes: there are new types of color, the body lines became more elongated, the backbone is lighter, and the head took a wedge shape.
The other part remained intact, as enthusiasts of the natural appearance of these cats has made considerable efforts in order to preserve all the characteristic features of the breed. Due to this, the traditional type Siamese look segodnyaschy also looked like the Royal Pets for many centuries. Now, representatives of this – which retain their original appearance – branches proudly are called Thai cats. Continue reading
Probably any parent familiar with the situation when a little son or daughter asks to get a dog. Often, young parents want to have a pet, but fear that it may harm the baby: animal may be aggressive. It also happens that the family wants to get a dog, but one of them is allergic to dog hair — an obvious obstacle. However, pondering whether to take a house pet, look at the situation from a positive side. First, it is useful for kid to learn how to treat animals. This experience will teach him responsibility and love. Secondly, we know that the love and affection that a dog shows to its owner, affects a person therapeutically. Finally, the issue of allergies is solved by the choice in favor of a hypoallergenic dog breed.
Making a choice, be guided by the representatives of those breeds that differ mentally stable, docile nature, friendliness and patience. It is also important to take into account what age your child is, what his character: calm. or a baby, on the contrary, the concertina. Here are some breeds that can be identified as suitable for families with small children.
“Bassethound” translates to English as “low hound”. This breed of hunting dogs originating from the UK. “Bastide” necropsia very mobile. For these dogs useful for long walks and games — it helps to satisfy their need to hunt, which by nature is present in their character. They are good-natured and sociable — good contact with people; not aggressive towards other dogs. Still this breed is distinguished by a natural stubbornness and curiosity.
Bassethound — short-haired dog, and therefore almost does not fade. “Bastide” does not exude a characteristic of many dogs of smell. If you decide to take Bassethound, you should be aware that this breed is prone to obesity, so feeding should be given special attention in the first place is to choose the right food, work out a feeding schedule and don’t overfeed your pet. Continue reading