Silver Nutmeg – kind of gerbil whose fur has a rich gray. Habitat rodents spreading to all continents (except Antarctica). The size of the body structure are the same as those of their relatives. A distinctive feature of this type of animal is the color. Uneven tone: dark (almost black) back, lighter sides, belly light gray (almost white). Tail animal long, pubescent, dark color. Feet bright, rodent claws dark (gray-brown). Gerbil Silver Nutmeg has large, black eyes, surrounded by blond eyelashes. The nose is small, elongated. Antennae long, golden hue.
animal care does not cost much. They feed on sand lance plant food, but you can feel free to feed them food for hamsters, mice decorative. The cage should have to be drinkers, feeders, wheel.
Since gerbils do not emit an unpleasant odor, they can be cleaned every three days. General cleaning is desirable to conduct once a month. To prevent a variety of diseases, do not buy a mouse. Buy several gerbils. Loneliness detrimental effect on animal health, so the environment of their own kind will benefit your pet.
Gerbil silver nutmeg – not aggressive, quiet mouse. Rodents get along very well with people and other animals.