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
The house was really warm and cozy, it is desirable to have at least some kind of animal. But not to forget that we are responsible for those who tamed. Therefore, a pet must like each family member, and care must also be correct. But what kind of animal you can make a home? Who could it be – nimble the mouse, phlegmatic, good-natured cat or dog.
When choosing a pet should think about what you want from him, and what efforts you require the contents of this animal. The most unpretentious is aquarium fish. But, nevertheless, they too require some care. Periodically you clean the aquarium, monitor its inhabitants and regularly feed them. For fish it is interesting to observe the aquarium has a beneficial effect on the nervous system, but with fish you can hardly make friends.
Turtles – those little walking boulders – also do not bring the owner any problems (although some complains that the bug stomping heavily at night, cutting circles around the room, like a racing car). They need to feed every few days. Perhaps the main problem in the content – not to forget about the animal by accident, and not to step on it. You should also make her a house of sand, in winter somehow manage to create the pet conditions for hibernation, and walking it in the summer, tatalrose her tail. Of course, the turtles dopey. And what do you want reptiles?
Who’s easier to make contact? Maybe even start a house snake, they say, is extremely smart… did you Know that, for example, snakes recognize their owner by heartbeat? However, this does not prevent them when they reach over three meters to hunt for their master, especially if the long did not pay attention to them. Some are drawn by the fact that snakes need to feed not more than once a week. But reptiles need to periodically feed live food, and it is a cute little mice, rabbits. If you are scared to even think about how to feed the snake this animal – you can make a home himself, that rodent. Continue reading
If you decide to have a pet but can’t decide whom to give the preference, then this article is for you. As a breeder-enthusiast can say that the selection of a pet, not an easy thing. You need to consider their pace and style of life, the amount of time spent at home, and want time to spend on your pet. In addition, the animal should choose into account your temperament and character.
For someone best friend is becoming a playful dog, and for someone and a silent fish. In effect, their employment, we cannot always give due attention and to create proper conditions for your pet. Moreover, many unknowingly, have not calculated their strength, give birth to the other. Try to figure out what to expect, and who better to get you.
If you want to get a dog
Undoubtedly, the dog is man’s best friend! Her devotion and loyalty is simply no limit. If you become her master, she will be your companion for the rest of your life. But, the breeding and keeping dogs requires a lot of commitment.
Especially big breeds. In order for your Rottweiler or St. Bernard grew up obedient dog, you need to nurture it since a puppy.
I think you can imagine the ill-mannered dog, with round eyes running forward, dragging the owner – is at least scary. Malenkieludi also require a lot of attention, sometimes even larger than large. If a longhaired dog, it needs grooming.
It is necessary systematically to comb, wash and trim. In addition, dogs with a rich head of hair need special nutrition to their hair looked healthy. In addition, the dog needs a walk at least twice a day. If you still decide to get four-legged friend, be prepared for the fact that the first four months you will have to see on your favorite carpet puddles, and not only, as in the period of education can suffer your favorite furniture. Do not succumb to the entreaties of their children to get a dog, if you are not willing to participate in her upbringing. Continue reading