The Djungarian hamster: reproduction in captivity
The Djungarian hamster is a separate, independent species of animal. A long period of time it was believed that it has a less common subtype, known as the Campbell hamster. No doubt, to entangle these animals quite simply because decorative hamsters differ only in color.
The Djungarian hamster, reproduction which is possible in captivity, it does not grow in length more than ten centimeters and its weight does not exceed 45 grams. As already mentioned, these animals differ color. Distinctive features of the Djungarian hamster are furry little paws and almost black longitudinal stripe located on the back and patches of white fur around the body and tail of a small size.
The Djungarian hamster, the multiplication of which proceeds exactly the same with him brethren, has its own peculiarities. Female Jungaria can bring one litter of fifteen pups, and some sources noted that up to eighteen. These figures are higher than in Syrian hamsters. One year (March to September) the female Djungarian hamster is able to bring three to six litters. If you are going to have a couple of Djungarian hamsters, think in advance where you will put a large number of youngsters.
The Djungarian hamster, the reproduction of which at home is quite simple, likes to be alone. Here it is important to isolate the young from the mother. Approximately one month of age the animals become completely independent and separate individuals and more Mature. There is an option that can appear in the offspring, but in this age of unwanted pregnancies Djungarian hamster, as the skeleton formed only five months of age the animal.
Djungarian hamster pregnancy which lasts an average of twenty days (plus or minus two days), must live in a specific environment. In the case of a stressful situation the female Djungarian can easily transmit to his posterity or even to eat it. As the vast majority of animals, the species, the Djungarian hamster reproduction is possible only in the case of choosing individuals of the same breed. It is very important not to mix different types of decorative hamsters, as the offspring is usually not viable.
Djungarian hamster – friendly enough animal. Provided good content for a long time will please their owners. For him, the perfect metal cage is in two tiers. Due to the fact that this animal is very mobile, he will need lots of different fun – wheels, ladders, tunnels, and various buildings that you can find in Toamasina.
The bottom of the cage it is necessary to strew with sawdust, which will serve for Dzungarian a great place for hiding its reserves and regular games. In the daytime hamsters lead a passive way of life and mostly sleeping. If the sawdust in the hamster will not be able to make a burrow, then he will need a house in which to relax.
In the diet hamster drugarice unpretentious. Enough at the pet store to buy a variety of food. As treats give them cooked meat. Don't forget the pet to provide water, as its lack can lead to various diseases.