Terrestrial gastropod molluscs of the subclass of the pulmonary snails. It is widely distributed in countries with tropical climate, a highly invasive species, is a pest of agricultural plants, especially sugar cane. At present further expansion of the area of Achatina stopped due to strict measures to maintain the quarantine. Was prevented by the outbreak of the invasion of snails in the United States. In Europe, including in Russia, where the survival of Achatina in nature is impossible, they are often kept as Pets.
The content of the snail Achatina (Terrarium)
Terrarium for Achatina can be done from a simple aquarium. The minimum size is 10 gallons per snail. The greater the aquarium, the bigger will grow your snail. The terrarium should be cover, because the snails can crawl out of it. It is desirable to arrange the small holes in the lid for better gas exchange. In a pinch, you can just lift the lid to form a small gap. At the bottom of the aquarium to put the litter. Litter can serve as soil “Begonia”, or ideally coconut substrate of 5-7 cm of the mound. You can build a small tub with fresh water, Achatina love to swim. Importantly, the depth of the trays did not allow the snail to choke. In General, Achatina well crawl under water, but accidentally falling into the tub on top,the little snail can drown from fright. You also need to make sure that the tray does not turn, if the snail starts to dig in the ground next to it, otherwise the water will melt, which is not good. Continue reading
Ringworm in cats is a skin disease that is caused by parasites of the fungal family. Stuff is nasty, contagious, although the treatment at home can successfully compete with professional care. It is important to know what specific measures can be taken. Ringworm is a parasite on the entire surface of the skin, feeds on the outer layer of the epidermis, hair follicles, inner part of the hair.
Contributing moments for the development of lichen are any infectious, allergic skin lesions. Cats that have sensitive skin often react negatively to any external factors, changes in the diet have higher rates of shingles. At risk are animals suffering from any abnormalities of immune nature, recently underwent a large-scale infectious lesions. Antibiotics always greatly weaken the protective properties of the immune system. Months of therapy adversely affects, the immune system falls, the meeting with the patient deprive animals instantly provokes a fungal outbreak.
Poor nutrition, low content of vitamins, minerals is also a factor that reduce the natural resistance of the body of the pet. Balanced feeding, on the contrary, supports the strength of the animal at the proper level. The immune system manages to reflect the first chuzherodnym. Some breeds of cats exhibit a stronger dependence on the ringworm infection. Continue reading
There are people who prefer the usual domestic cats, dogs, parrots, fishes, exotic animals. For example, snakes, crocodiles, lizards, spiders, monkeys and many others in the same spirit. The thing is, dog, cat, hamster or fish at home is no surprise. But exotic Pets for many of us, still in wonder. In order to have this pet at home, You should properly arrange the place where he will live, and read carefully or consult with a specialist about exactly what exotic animal you are going to choose. And be sure to clarify, and whether such an animal to live in a new environment and new climate, without all that surrounded the animal in his element.
Required by the rules to build the future residence a new pet in order to avoid the escape of a pet from the kennel, or bite, or escape and injure your neighbor at the same time. Before you determine the choice of animal, you need to brainstorm and decide which animal is better lead in your home. Of course, fun is not the simplest, but it’s worth it. Every man was once trying to start something in my house. If these animals do not suit you, you can make good and big dog. You can replace a tiger or lion, the main thing to buy big.
But if this is too corny, for Togolese to visit the sites of the global network and then you will learn a lot of interesting moments from the life of exotic animals. Before purchasing you need to make a place where the animal will live, but if it was a snake or an insect, you will need a good lock all Windows of your terrarium. Some people prefer cats, but not normal, and big and menacing, a real wild predators. They are just unfit to live in captivity. When they’re little, it’s very good, but when the animal grows, it may happen a disaster. Never keep them too long, then better to take to the zoo. But little damage you can’t. Continue reading