Hello, Special Tips from me (Newbe) Mar 12, 2011 17:44:21 GMT -8
Post by cloudly on Mar 12, 2011 17:44:21 GMT -8
hi, i'm cloud from INA, i'm new here, so need your teach
iguanas are the type of animal or plant-eating herbivores. He is the type of animal that can be tamed. In fact, in general, iguanas quite gentle and not dangerous. Although, he has crested spines that extend from head to tip of tail and this is what makes people afraid of him.
If in the wild, more iguanas live in trees (arbicole) and always live near water. But, also iguanas can be kept in the cage.
Importance of Cleanliness in Iguana Cage
Iguana including the type of animal that is easy to be stressed. If he is kept in the cage, the cage is usually the main cause of stress. Therefore, it is important to maintain cleanliness of the cage. If the cage already looks dirty, get to clean it up.
In addition, dirty cage can also cause iguanas susceptible to disease. Among the diseases that often affects iguanas are canker sores and worms.
Noting food to iguanas
so that iguanas are not susceptible to disease and also not malignant, it gives food for iguanas must be considered. Never give meat or other wild animal food to iguana. Because of this, will cause the iguana to be malignant. Try to always provide vegetables and fresh fruits, such as collards, kale, papaya and banana.
Also, you try to feed iguanas in a very easily accessible. And you keep your iguana no difficulty in consuming food. So, before you give him food, vegetables provided should have been sliced with a piece of that magnitude in accordance with the size of the iguana's mouth.
Characteristics of Iguana When He Stressed
As explained in previous posts, that iguanas are among the animals easily become stressed. Therefore it is important for you to recognize the characteristics of iguanas when he stressed. Symptoms iguana as he stressed, generally no appetite, fierce, dark color of their skin, and often behave rudely.
To the solution, you should pay attention to the food first. Perhaps the food you give him less attractive. In addition, you can also do with a move to a more calm, give him drink, and supplements are sprinkled on food and drink. The hope was that he not be stressed again and his energy back.
Of course, caring for iguanas need more patience and attention that he truly becomes the tame animal. Do not forget to routinely give vitamins. And do not hold with animals that like to disrupt such as rats, cats and dogs.[/pre]