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Guinea pigs

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

Cat and dog are the most popular Pets

Animal companions (aka Pets or Pets ) [1] (eng. companion animals ) [2] [3] [4] — the term used to refer to Pets. which man contains in his house to communicate and get positive emotions. Such Pets are contrasted, thus, farm animals. which contain to obtain meat and dairy products, wool, etc. and as work animals.

To a certain extent the animal companion can also be recognized and working cattle: horse. donkey. camel. elephant (in India ), and llama (in South America ). In many fairy tales and folk tales are horses — often magical — able to communicate with the rider in human language and endowed with no less intelligence, which is almost a full-fledged companions for riders, not just a living transport. Horses in recent years, many also began to contain as companion animals (in the modern sense of the term). The tradition of elephant husbandry in this capacity (for example as cult animals) in India is quite ancient.

The most popular Pets are distinguished by their tolerant attitude to humans and playful nature, have an attractive appearance or beautifully sung.

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History

Animals-companionable part of human civilization for a long time. In particular, dogs are still in the stone age have become partners of people on the hunt. The cat (according to reports) was domesticated approximately 9,500 years ago. At the same time were domesticated horse and camel. Continue reading

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