ardilla red of America, (the call Chickaree),
besides being the more pequeño of the components of
the vast family of the esciúridos, is perhaps the more
funny, it organizes its life to state of the following one esquema:
Three types of house, two types of warehouses. In an environment
frequented by the zorra and where not they lack rapaces diurnal and
nocturnal, can turn out to be useful to change improvisadamente of
shelter and not to be left to see for its old one
Purple. Duringand summer,
it can be suficiente a nest abandoned, submitted to whichquier
repair and adaptation; during the night itself resguarda of rocío
in a true nest, in winter for the long dream
Semiletárgico has enough with the hole of a tree.
Every ardilla has at your service some inhabitsciones
Of each type. The warehouses are of two classes, but
numerous: some they are small, they contain a ration of
sufficient food for a day, the other notably
greater, they are filled in autumn with a quantity of provisions
sufficient to leave to elapse without worriesciones the Winter and the first months of the spring. Of any
way they are tantas these reservations, that there is who has thought that
the ardillas they intended to transform into
Viveros of plants, for the repoblación forestal.
The ardiIIa gray has understood that the molestias of the life
Wild they could be avoided with the I transfer to the city.
The Ardillas they are fed
Of nueces, piñones, bellotas, and avellanas. They are animalitos
hiperactivos, that they need a great space to live, by
which not they are mascotas that they can be had in a cage, without
to cause them a sadness such, that often carries them to the
death, since is very frequent that, al to be seen in captivity
They be denied to eat until dying.
| << Here they are able
To appreciate to the ardilla Korean.
These ardillas are like the remainder of their
congéneres, extremely restless, they measure some
15 cms. and they have lists of color something more
Dark since their head to the queue. That of the
photograph, is called "Gordilla" and
It sent it us Myriam.