The attitude to these animals most people is far from clear and not always friendly. Despite the fact that in nature there are many species of rodents, some of them gained fame as human Pets.
Not to mention, rodents such as mice and rats have traditionally cause a feeling of disgust and revulsion. But it if to consider them from the point of view of the carriers of infections. But pet rodents can give the joy of communicating with them, to be obedient and affectionate companions.
What we like and don’t like mice and rats
Take, for example, decorative mice. Try not to equate them with other tailed brothers who are digging in the trash near the house. These decorative animals can be variegated or solid color, can be long-haired or curly. In General, there is plenty to choose from! White mice are small animals, long ago gained fame in the laboratories. How many of them went on experimenting with different drugs, influence of physical and chemical processes. A lot of blood spoiled them and genetics. Continue reading
Animals loved by all children. Usually at the age of 6-8 years the child begins to ask their parents to buy him a kitten, puppy, Guinea pig, hamster, whatever it is, if only some living creature, because children appreciate communicating with animals. But many adults in the appearance of the house four-legged friend only see problems. Frightened by possible aggression from the pet to the baby, the need to constantly take care of and clean up after your pet. However, if you pick an animal that is appropriate to the child’s age, his character and interests, the most unpleasant moments can be avoided.
The role of animals in child development
A pet is not only a source of warmth, affection and a friend, but has a huge impact on a child’s development. Next to the four-legged friend, the child learns to be organized and disciplined. A pet teaches a child responsibility for others. The child realizes that the animal is not a toy. and needs daily care, feed, walk. Communication skills with a pet will help your child in adult life, he will learn to answer for their actions. Continue reading
Despite the fact that the hamster is quite undemanding pet, you need to always remember that we have the answer for anyone keep at home. Even the most unpretentious of creating need regular care.
Before you buy a hamster . answer the questions:
Where put the cage for your pet?
What do You know about caring for hamsters ?
Who will take care of the hamster during the absence (vacation, holidays)?
Hamsters live from one and a half to three years. It is convenient to contain budding animal lovers. These rodents will not take up much space, they are cheap, feed for hamsters too cheap.
Buy hamster better then, when he had turned half to two months.
The cage should be placed in a location that is not vented and does not overheat. Note that at night, the hamsters will be to lead an active lifestyle, so it is undesirable to put their house near the bed. No need to disturb a sleeping hamster day: upset animal may bite. Continue reading