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Small animals

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.

Baby orangutan

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 :

Meerkats

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:

Polar bear

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

Decorative Guinea pig skinny

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.

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Exotic Pets snakes

The body is elongated without limbs. Body length from 10 cm to 12 m.

From legless lizards snakes differ a movable coupling of left and right parts of the jaws (which gives the ability to swallow prey whole), no moving of the eyelids and the tympanic membrane, lack of the shoulder girdle.

The teeth are sharp and thin, adnate to the edges of the jaw bones or connected to the jaw using special cords. Poisonous snakes have large, sharp, curved back teeth. These teeth have a groove on the front surface or internal channel through which the poison in the sting gets into the wound. Do Viper snakes because of their mobility shortened maxillary bones poison fangs can rotate 90°. Poisonous teeth in some cases (Gabon Viper) reach a length of up to 4,5 cm.

Snakes are distinguished by a large number of vertebrae (200 to 450).

The eyes are covered with a kind of “lenses” — fused transparent eyelids. External ears are absent, however, snakes can feel vibrations from the earth and sounds in relatively narrow frequency range.

Compared with other reptiles, snakes have the most developed body of thermal sensitivity, which is on the front hole between the eye and nose on each side of the head. I alkoholowych snakes turbolocator allow to determine even the direction of the source of thermal radiation. However, they perceive infrared radiation from surrounding objects, electromagnetic waves, namely as heat. Continue reading

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