Peruvian Guinea pigs have long, soft, like silk, wool, among breeders they are very popular.
In Guinea pigs Peruvian breed the body is short, broad, stout, head short, well developed, shoulders broad, back straight. The eyes are large, brilliant. The lugs in these animals, hang down, but do not apply to cheeks are like the petals of a rose. The fur is straight, shiny, silky, easy to comb. As outlets of wool, they must be two and they should be placed on the sacrum, another little twist is on the nose. Coloring Peruvian Guinea pigs varied, there are both monochrome and multi-colour colors. A description of the nature
Peruvian Guinea pigs have gorgeous appearance, agreeable disposition, trusting and loves human attention.
The pros and cons of types
As among all the long haired Peruvian Guinea pigs at first glance can scare off a length of wool and available in connection with the problem to care for. But the thing about their hair is that hair silky and easy to comb, which allows not to resort to frequent grooming of these pigs. Continue reading
Homemade Guinea pig is a peace — loving, calm animal care rear! Body length of 25 to 35 cm, the tail is usually absent. Adult male Guinea pig weighs 800-1500 g, and the female is 600-1200 g. Natural coloring brownish-grayish, with a lighter belly. Used as laboratory animals. Displayed many breeds, differing in structure, length and coat color. Breeds of domesticated Guinea pigs are divided into groups: short-haired (selfies, agouti and many others), longhaired (Shelties, texels, Peruvian, Merino, and others), wire-haired (the Abyssinians, American Teddy, Rex, etc.). The body structure of domestic Guinea pigs is significantly different from the structure of the bodies of their wild counterparts.
The content of Guinea pigs
For one or even several pigs need a cage that has a plastic tray with removable wire cage, and the floor has a size of 80 x 60 cm Cage should be from 35 to 50 cm in height and allow the animals to stand on their hind legs. It should be in a bright place, but in any case not in the draft. As bedding in the cage used sawdust or shavings. Bedding is changed regularly, at least once a week. Under the shavings to lay the paper. It makes cleaning easier. On shavings or sawdust spread straw or hay. Continue reading
Probably no man in the world can’t imagine life without animals. They play a particularly important role in all its spheres. Humans have always used animals in construction, in movement, in agricultural work, hunting and much more. Also since ancient times people tried to teach animals to home, for comfort. In this respect, very lucky dogs and cats. Although it is now popular have become more exotic and dangerous Pets. Historically, animals have their place in every niche of human life.
In unique cases, when humans lived among animals.
Sometimes it happens that the person becomes a part of the world of wild animals. There are incredible stories like Mowgli, when children are lost from their parents and are adopted into the family of animals. There are also cases of people deliberately trying to integrate into the life of animals. Some do it to study the behavioral habits of the animal in their natural habitat, others, to attract public attention to endangered species.
Actually, the reasons can be many. Here, for example, ten stories about life in the wild. And each story is unique and attractive. Continue reading