MOFFETTA Or SKUNK AMERICAN
in the Pussi photo the beautifulst one
moffetta of Livia
Common name: MOFFETTA
name: Mephitis mephitis
Family: Mustelidi (Mustelidae)
Order: Carnivores (Carnivorous)
Class: Mammals (Mammalia)
Where It lives :
The moffetta in nature pu to meet itself from Canada they centers
until Mexico of the North.
Weight : From 1200 to the 5300
Total length : it varies from 57 and 80 cm, of which
17 - 30 cm are up to the tail.
The moffette they are easy
recognizable from the color of the characteristic cape of this
species. The black fur with a band white woman who begins like
triangular figure on the advanced part of the head, is divided on
the body running along the flanks in order then to rifondersi newly
close to the base of the tail. An other thin band white woman leaves
from the forehead until the nose. The width and the length of the
bands vary based on the species. The bands to times are melted gi
from the base of the tail. The common Moffetta, has the dimensions
of a domestic cat, with one small head, small orecchie, of zampette
short and one long and lanuginosa tail. The legs supplies of five
fingers are from plantigrado, cio when the plant of the foot walks
rests all. The claws are devout long on front legs in order to help
it in digging. The various skull from that one of the other
carnivores in how much possesses only a molar from every side of jaw
and two from every side of the jaw. The advanced molars have one
characteristic square figure.
Dental formula 3/3 1/1 3/3 of 1/2.
Moffetta a onnivoro, it eats
practically all, comprised the bugs, the mammalian small, the fish,
the crustaceans, the fruit, grass, buds, seeds etc. They change
their second diet to of the climate and the disponibilit feeding.
females are monoestrali, but occasionally they can have according to
heat if the first unfruitful pregnancy. Laccoppiamento happens from
the month of February until met March. The hard pregnancy from the
60 to the 77 days. The medium number of puppys for pregnancy of 5
or 6. To the birth, the blind, sorda and extremely unripe small
moffetta. They come nurses to you from the mother for approximately
a month, a month and means. Later on the small continuer to follow
the own mother until a ET year learning recognizing the alimony of
which nourishing itself.
Perhaps the moffetta it has the devout system of
defense known the world, and cio the spray of smells. Usually they
do not unload the ripugnante content of their glands at least that
seriously they are not threatened.
Before using its deadly jet
the skunk American it tries to intimorire lavversario inarcando the
back and making bristle the tail, but if this did not have to be
enough, the moffetta to emit from two situated glands nellano a
liquid jet that it covers approximately 30 liquid centimeter
vaporizzando for the successes to you 2 or 3 meters. The spray often
cause nausea and bruciore to the nasal eyes and cavit the
dellaggressore. The spray moreover used from the males in order to
communicate with the opposite sex during the season
dellaccoppiamento and in order to mark their territory.
males in kind are poligami and solitary. The males and the females
together remain only for the little days demands for laccoppiamento.
The moffette they are nocturnal, of day sleep in lairs dug in
the land from which exit towards the twilight in order to feed
itself. They prefer to use of the existing lairs dug from others or
of cavit natural under the stocks or the roots of the trees. If
necessary they use their long front claws in order to dig of one
He is the males is the females go in letargo from November
until March. The females remain in their lair for all the duration
dellinverno, while the males exit, usually during the warm devout
periods in order to feed itself. Of usual in the same lair they pass
linverno to six or seven females and the puppys relati ones to
you. A male to times occupies one lair with the females, but usually
he lives alone in the own one.
moffetta it prefers the opened spaces with some tree, the pastures
and the agricultural areas. They are not never found to devout of 3
Km from one water source. Moreover they find often in the suburbane
zones because of the abundance of the constructions that supply they
it necessary protection.
economic importance for
the human beings
positi to you
The moffette, because of their diet, eliminates adorned to
you constituted from roditori and bugs that cause the destruction of
the harvests. In past, the skins the skunk American were used to the
industry of the pellicce, hour this fur have lost value just perch
questanimaletto are becoming always devout frequently an animal from
Denied to you
They are one of the primary
tanks of the silvestre anger and therefore they can be many
dangerous for the domestic animals and human beings.
The spray of one moffetta not causer
cecit permanent, but its effect to vanish in little hours. Difficult
one smells much to remove from the dressed ones, but the ammonia,
the benzine and the tomato juice are the much effective in removing
greater part of the odore before a good bath.
THE MOFFETTA LIKE DOMESTIC ANIMAL
domestic intelligent and spiritosa. You ask yourselves like pu one
moffetta to be spiritosa? They are happy that me you have asked!
As an example, I can play on the pavement with mine moffetta. A
game that appeals to a lot to us to run after to us for house to
turn, once I chase it I and once it runs after me. I can see its
small eyes to dance for the excitation and the felicit!
be also much stubborn, but sar much difficult one to get angry with
they. If you say they, or you do not ask they to make something that
they do not approve of, their small feet for earth will blink,
watching to us with "imbronciato" look.
The personalit of
moffetta domestic only regarding all the exotic animals that I have
had the pleasure to know.
A false sideboard that they have
all the anger. The frightful thing devout shocking and that some
television reviews or programs support this wrong conviction.
For being able to be acquired
and imprisoned in cattivit, the moffetta it must be in possession of
the documentation of birth in cattivit (cites).
The moffette domestic they are of
exceptional the domestic animals. But you must become account that
the moffette is not likea dog or a cat. They can be much
destructive. Their dietetic requirement are fresh verdura, yield,
entire frumento, latticini and one quantit limited of protein of
high qualit; therefore its maintenance pu to become enough
expensive. If one moffetta scared or not castrated pu to become much
aggressive one. The moffetta pu NEVER not to be held continuously in
cage! If you put in cage one moffetta, diverr aggressive and
Therefore before acquiring it well pensateci.
Cos you have decided, prederete one moffetta. Assured to
you that the moffetta it has the limpid and luminous eyes, a mantle
often, I polish, and soft. Observed that strisce the white women are
not yellow or introduce of the spots of this color "the yellow spot"
marks them of a health problem. The moffetta it must be active and
Laddestramento of the cucciolo
thing devout that you will have to make to create a strong tie with
this domestic animal small. You must hold it with devout you for
possible time. The moffetta it has acute olfatto, being to you
neighbor imparer to know and to love your odore.
love to play. They enjoy when played with they. They love to blink
their front small piedini, you fairies the same one with your hands,
they will repeat the gesture and they will imitate to you
consequently. They love to play with the giocattoli. To play to the
fight for they a lot amusing, but ve I lively advice against if
wished it a delicate and loving domestic animal and not an
As I have pointed
out before the better thing would be than not to never put in cage
one moffetta. When they are small devout easy to hold them in a
limited space. You will be able to the maximum to lock up them in
one room or the bathroom. This you aiuter not to tread on it and to
make so that the house devasti you, moreover helps in the process of
training of the toletta. When you are attempts to the reading, or to
watch the TV, you can hold it docchio, the lascerete to ramble for
house, the lascerete to have approached total the greater part of
The moffetta pu to fuoriuscire from devout the small
of the pertugi. They are not sure of as they make, but they can be
flattened completely and pass in nearly any pertugio. The moffetta
it does not have territorial instincts, strongly have one curiosit
and once outside of house, fiuteranno and will study to right and to
it lacks easy getting lost a lot.
Once allesterno defenseless
(the glands dellodore it have been removed from small) and easy to
end preda of some dog or other animal. Therefore been a lot
attention affinch not decoy and if just you want to let out it
procurate to you a leash a lot along and a pettorina of that they
are found purposely in commerce studied for the moffetta.
extremely rare that a moffetta lost it comes found again.
You will have to put the sure one for children to the cabinets
that contain injurious substances and will have to put is gone from
flowers outside from its capacity.
Assured to you that it has abundance of sweet water to
disposition. The moffetta diet has need of one a lot nourishing.
Freschi alimony, cooked verdure and raw very washed, yield, of the
pollo cooked to the grill and of the turkey, never MANZO! The cheese
pu to be given in small quantit, comprised the annealed one. Not
dates NEVER to moffetta the food for cats, would kill to them.
There are some things that must know in order to feed it in
healthy and corrected way:
1. Mangime for cats pu the
injurious being to their health until making to die them.
mangime for dogs alone not sufficient.
3. It has devout need of
soccer of how much ce is some in the scatolette for dogs
has need of an integrator of magnesium and taurine
moffetta onnivora (it eats is the meat that the verdure).
Necessit also of solid alimony in order to maintain one good set of
The moffetta it stretches to become obese, therefore the
food goes adequately rationed
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No breeding to signal
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and the castration
The moffette if castrated cannot be
aggressive. The males would have to be castrate to you since small.
Or at least before that their testicoli begin to develop themselves.
Pu to happen the 3 months since to us. Moffette the females must be
sghiandolate within the 4 months of ET. If they catch up integral
the maturit sexual they can begin to bite and to be enough
When the verified acquired
ones that healthy, it is controlled that is in rule with the
documentation and that has not never bitten nobody.
moffette have the worms, therefore as soon as acquired them fategli
to make a visit from your veterinary whom you to prescribe also a
Moffetta as dog and cat must be vaccinateed with
a vaccine mixture (quadrivalente) and to have a callback vaccinates
them every year
The nails controlled and if necessary supply to
cut of the part in excess.
moffette they are full of personalit and love, a various and only
animal, Not sure a domestic animal for all. It only buys a moffetta
after to you it are assured that it possesses the demanded
documentation and that of it you have verified the good state of
health and maintenance. As for all the exotic animals not to buy it
single perch a your friend or qualcun other of it has one. In order
to make it living it is necessary one tremendous quantit of time
well, moneies love and patience.
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