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Animals, like humans, suffer a lot with some particular aspects of nature. Sunlight can be extremely harmful to any pet if you get excessively. For this reason it is recommended to take certain precautions to keep the animals safe and sound.
Skin cancer is one of many health problems who may have dogs, cats and other animals. This disease is present in pets that have a white coat (especially in the area of the nose and ears) and is caused by extreme exposure to UV rays.
Experts recommend taking the necessary steps to maintain the health status of pets. If you have dogs, cats or other animals in white and want to protect from the sun must be placed sunscreen and not leave them outdoors from noon to 4 pm.
Parakeets as pets for excellence, presented as a great company, and imposed other energy home. In addition, one of the biggest pros is that they quickly got used to being in their cages and there are very few times when trying to escape.
These animals are also characterized by a higher life expectancy to that of other birds, have survived for more than a decade. However, long-lived and are also very likely to get sick, especially when they already have several years of their feathers. The big problem is that parrots often very difficult to realize when they are sick, and usually when we find it is too late to save them.
Surely some will be wondering why it is so difficult to recognize symptoms of diseases in this type of bird. The reason is very simple: they hide. Social life among individuals within a species is very important, and when the group realizes that one is sick often put it aside to avoid infecting others.
However, there are visible signs that can help to identify early disease in a parakeet. Must pay close attention, but if they are seen rapidly you should consult a specialist.
Usually, when one of these birds is sick you often change the color of the feathers (very visible in the wings and tail) significantly reduces their mobility within the cage, the level of breathing changes strongly and feces have not consistency or smell the same tradition.
These are just some examples of abnormal behavior or physical changes that may be triggers of disease. Detecting the symptoms early is vital to save the life of your pet.