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PETAURUS BREVICEPS

The Petaurus breviceps, also known as improperly "flying squirrels", is a small marsupiale of the Petauridae family. Its main feature is the ability to span long planar jumps thanks to the extensible membrane that connects the arts (patagus).
Distribution
He lives in the forests of New Guinea (Indonesia), New Guinea and Australia
Feeding
Its diet is mainly composed by fruit; Often integrates his diet with animal proteins by eating insects such as crickets and locusts

FERRET , Mustela putorius furo

Mustela putorius furo, commonly known as ferret, is a carnivorous mammal belonging to the mustelid family. The ferret, used for centuries to depend on man, hardly survives in nature. The length may vary from 40 cm to the male to 60 cm. Females are always smaller than males. The weight varies between 500 grams and 1 kg of female and between 1.5 kg and 2 kg in the male. The ferrets sleep for several hours; We can say that these animals have two levels of activity: either they are actively involved in the game, or sleep deeply. They are very affectionate and in general less aggressive animals. Like the majority of his Mustelidi relatives, the ferret has a very elongated body, with short paws. The spine is particularly flexible and allows it to move easily back in narrow spaces. An exemplary lives on average 7-10 years.
Distribution
Originated in northern Africa and Spain, it has also been introduced in other areas (for example in Sicily and Sardinia)
Feeding
The ferret is a pure carnivorous. Captive can be fed with raw meat, usually quail or rabbit. The adaptation of the spine allows him to enter and move at ease in the precious swarms, such as mice, birds' nests and rabbits.

Genetta genetta

The common genet (Genetta genetta), is a small viverrid indigenous to Africa that was introduced to southwestern Europe and the Balearic Islands.
Distribution
In North Africa, common genets occur along the western Mediterranean coast, and in a broad band from Senegal and Mauritania in the west throughout the savannah zone south of the Sahara to Somalia and Tanzania in the east. On the Arabian Peninsula, they were recorded in coastal regions of Saudi Arabia, Yemen and Oman.
Feeding
Genets are carnivores. Invertebrates and small rodents are their primary food, but they also eat reptiles, amphibians, birds and wild fruits.

Suricata suricatta

The meerkat or suricate (Suricata suricatta) is a small carnivoran belonging to the mongoose family (Herpestidae).
In captivity, meerkats have an average life span of 12–14 years, and about half this in the wild.
Distribution
Meerkats live in all parts of the Kalahari Desert in Botswana, in much of the Namib Desert in Namibia and southwestern Angola, and in South Africa.
Feeding
Meerkats are primarily insectivores, but also eat other animals (lizards, snakes, scorpions, spiders, eggs, small mammals, millipedes, centipedes and, more rarely, small birds), plants and fungi.

AFRICAN HEDGEHOG Atelerix albiventris

The African hedgehog (Atelerix albiventris) is an insectivorous mammal whose weight varies from 200 grams to 600. Generally the male is bigger than the female. In captivity the animal can live up to 6 years. The African hedgehog has the upper body covered with squills, while the belly is covered with a soft fur. The squills, covering it on the back, are 0.5-1 cm long and are white and brown. It's a nocturnal animal and it doesn't go to lethargy. The hedgehog is a lone animal, in nature he meets with the females only for reproduction. If you want to try to live together, you have to live in small groups where the present male is one.
Distribution
It is native to the arid area of ​​Central Africa
Feeding
You can feed it with insects (crickets, tenebrio molotor and zophobas morio). You can add to the diet some croquettes for cats or small-sized dogs