The domestication of wild animals and making them his companions began millions of years ago. Excavations of primitive man, has proven that even in the Mesolithic were domesticated many species, most of which now it is impossible to present in a wild habitat. Nowadays, however, people continue the work of our ancestors, domashneva increasingly wild and incompatible with the human species. This article presents ten of the most unusual Pets that were tamed by man.
1. And the first our list of open wolves. Due to the fact that the wolf is a direct descendant of domestic dogs, many people believe that it would be a great companion. But we should not forget that this is still a wild and unpredictable animal. So 50-year-old Sandra Piovesan was torn apart by a pack of wolves that lived in her house since birth. Despite numerous warnings of relatives to beware of dangerous predators, she still claimed that they are better dogs give love and loyalty. However, after some time her body was discovered in a cage with wolves with numerous soft-tissue injuries.
2. Fox. In nature foxes are very cautious, timid and try to avoid humans, but if they grow up from birth, they can become wonderful Pets. So about 6 years ago in one of the pet stores in England has had 10-day the Fox, who immediately liked him (pet store) owner Stephen Edington. The man decided to raise a Fox and then release it into the wild. So this wild animal, which was given the name Miss Snooks became part of a small family of Steven. When the time came, they let my favorite car in the woods, but in less than a couple of hours, as the Fox came home. The couple took several attempts to get the animal in its natural habitat, but the result was the same – dedicated Miss Snooks returned home.
3. Crocodiles. Whatever they are bloodthirsty killing machines, they still keep as Pets. That is, for example, African uskorenii crocodile named johnny, who doted in his mistress Vicki Loving. According to Wiki, the crocodile crawled to the doorstep of her home in 1996 and greatly frightened her. Then Loving tried to run him off, but he never wanted to part with. Now 15 years as johnny lives in her home and the missus says that she loves this gentle crocodile, despite the fact that in the heat of the game, he several times broke Vicky’s hand. Continue reading
On 21 and 22 November in Convention and exhibition center “Expoforum” is a festival for animal lovers pet stores. Visitors will see thousands of Pets, advice from experts, exciting contests, competitions, dancing dogs and much more.
The exhibition presents dogs and cats of different breeds, ferrets, reptiles, rodents and insects. Tired from the bustle of the city has a section of rural Pets – birds, mini-goats, sheep, dwarf and ornamental rabbits. For the first time during the exhibition, a Parade of breeds, which presents such a rare breed cats, like cat-sheep (Selkirk Rex), the cat-flower (Ukrainian Levkoy), and the giants Maine coons, Prairie Bengal and Abyssinian cats, and many others. The best representatives of the cat breeds will be appreciated at the International exhibitions of the St. Petersburg club “Bastet”, “Variety”, “felicity” and “Irida”.
“The exhibition “Zooshow” designed for different interests. So, the fans of active rest together with the family pet will be able to watch the competition fly ball (“the flying ball”), pitch&go (“run and fetch”), a Frisbee (“flying disc”) and dances with dogs. For all four-legged athletes and guests will open their doors to pet-a restaurant with food and treats, and fair of goods, accessories, grooming tools and much more,” said exhibition Director Mikhail Tkachenko.
Various competitions and workshops for owners of decorative ferrets have prepared clubs “Melian” and “Russian ferret”. Community “Exo Zoo-Petersburg” shows visitors the terrariums and terrarium equipment, and over 100 reptiles: pythons, Boas, lizards, frogs and other reptiles of different species and color variations. Continue reading