Flanks inflated, stomach hard to the touch. The animal becomes depressed. Leads to a decrease or lack of appetite, weight loss.
In some critical situations may be accompanied by salivation, gnashing of teeth.
Heavy breathing, shortness of breath, bulging eyes.
Heart palpitations, breathing.
In the worst case of gas pockets reach the diaphragm and compress vital organs: a Guinea pig can die from suffocation or cardiac arrest.
Bloating can cause sharp changes in the diet, some foods – cabbage, beans, onion plants, sweet fruits, fresh grass in untrained animals. The lack of hay, feeding dry food. Rotten, frozen food.
Excess moisture on an already-washed vegetables and greens, if a Guinea pig is not used to wet food.
It can also be due to diseases of the teeth, occlusion, bowel obstruction and other digestive problems.
Lack of physical activity or overweight. Guinea pigs need a constant walking to keep the intestines in good shape. Movement – the best prevention of blisters.
Yeast fungus in the gut (athlete’s foot). Continue reading
Reptiles have become popular as Pets recently. The pursuit of these species of wild fauna have become popular. Fashion or really the desire to buy this kind, it is difficult to say. But the exotic, of course, they don’t take away some.
However, people very often when buying a reptile, don’t bother to study the rules on its care and maintenance. This gap must be filled, as there are a number of all kinds of nuances that everyone should know the owner of the reptiles.
Before purchasing a reptile, you need to know the fact that its content will cost you dearly. It requires additional knowledge and experience.
Reptiles include lizards, geanny, turtles, snakes, crocodiles. For all species necessarily need a cage, if an animal requires a large amount of water, it should be Aqua terrarium. The terrarium should be equipped with heaters, incandescent lamps, termocamini and much more. To feed reptiles need high-quality forage. Before purchasing a reptile in the pet store, you need to consult a veterinarian how to properly take care of it. Before buying please check the documents certifying the health of this species given to you. Help should contain information about the animal today. However, it is best to make sure of that and when unexposure reptiles. What to pay attention? Eyes – they should be free of swelling and scabs, mucous membrane should not contain red spots and visible sores. Normal color is shell – pink. Skin healthy reptiles clean, bright without damage. Continue reading
Alas, together with good mood in the house with them comes the hair, claw marks and teeth on the furniture and Wallpaper and many other minor troubles. We will try to give some useful advice on repair, selection of finishing materials and furniture that will help owners of Pets to keep your interior intact and will be safe and comfortable for their Pets.
Helpful tips for animal lovers:
choose blinds for the Windows instead of curtains — they are unlikely to spoil your Pets
metal and plastic blinds will attract unnecessary attention with its rustling, so also not recommended by experts
where is your favorite bed dog or cat, you can lay an extra piece of carpet and occasionally to wash and replace
a variety of scratching posts, houses and toys can distract the pet from chewing furniture and Wallpapers, so they should not be neglected
use odor absorbers for Pets
if you have houseplants, make sure they are safe for animals and will not lead to poisoning if your cat, for example, decide to eat them (harmless to animals begonia, Coleus, Maranta tricolor, cacti, peperomiya)
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