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
Usually, thinking about a pet, pop up images of cats, dogs, parrots and less fish. But there are people who prefer exotic animals. Will try to tell about the main representatives of the exotic in our apartments. Snail is the most harmless, undemanding and does not require a lot of effort and time in care. These animals live well in our homes and can become the first pet our kids. To maintain the natural living conditions of the cochlea need a terrarium with a small pond. For a comfortable life, she does not need additional sources of light and sleep, she feels fine at room temperature and sunlight. As a popular exotic pet is the Madagascar cockroach. He also unpretentious and safe. In addition to interest, this inhabitant can bring a very significant advantage – saves you from the cockroaches home. Funny, the hiss produced by the cockroach doesn’t leave indifferent people.
Survives well in apartment conditions chinchilla. These little creatures love to make surprises to its hosts. They are obedient and more prone to training. Their content is straightforward. These little rodents with big eyes become the favorites of many. Also popular other rodents: rabbits, rats, mice and ferrets. The next group of animals, which some people refer to domestic species, reptiles. Razlichnyie snakes, lizards, turtles and even crocodiles appeared in the apartments of our fellow citizens. 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