Journey to the nursery wild African cats
• Journey to the nursery wild African cats
Someone to feel happy enough to pick up a homeless kitten in the street, and someone starts a home of exotic animals brought from Savannah. Today we went to the nursery where they grow servals and caracals - small wild African cats that people are sometimes kept at home. Of course, if they have 400-500 thousand rubles.
It's March! Cub caracal, wild lynx.
In nature, these cats are found in southern Africa, and the steppes of Kazakhstan. There they hunt birds and small rodents.
To tame a steppe cat, it should be since childhood nurse from a bottle.
Natalia - Chief felinologist nursery says that the kittens, which are grown for sale, at two weeks of age is taken away from mum and start to feed every 4 hours. It is necessary that they are accustomed to humans.
The name "caracal" comes from the tour. karakulak "black ear", as the back side of the ears of these cats is black.
Such seals are 400-500 thousand rubles!
The kennel cats eat turkey, chicken, live small chickens. But at home, you can do without the live chickens, frozen chicken enough.
This serval. Unlike caracals, he does not have brushes on the ears, but his skin is covered with showy spots.
Hybrid serval and a domestic cat - Savannah:
All the cats, grown in the nursery, is removed by laser claws.
Some special care, totally different from domestic cats, they do not need.
The nature of the savanna like a domestic cat - she loves all, and not afraid of anyone.
The big caracal! The weight of the animal up to 40 kilograms (approx. Probably errors because less caracals lynx and do not exceed 15-20 kg).
This cat appeared in the nursery six months ago, and then did not have to go to him.
The claws have this great cawed not removed because it is a male-producer. Wild nature of its great value, too, has not.
Serval from the zoo, so absolutely wild:
For the inhabitants of nursery wild African cats since childhood, decide their fate, so right from the start living together for reproduction.
Natalya tries to give pets only reliable family. If she sees that people are not willing to properly contain the exotic cat is trying to convince them to take it.
Felinolog told that they would receive very beautiful kittens from him.
We were shown a small kitten caracal. She was only two months.
If caracal and serval grow from birth, it will increase kind and affectionate cat. But we must always remember that it's still wild animals.
have the sphinxes Even in the nursery!
I admit that never before hairless cats I did not touch. Very strange feeling.
Sphinxes are very affectionate and intelligent, they are easy to train and have a good memory.
And it is specially bred cat with different colored eyes:
Thanks for your attention!