Living gift: beautiful aquarium fish – selecting the gifts for each day
Every child dreams of Pets: someone’s kitten someone about a puppy or a parrot. But the conditions of modern city apartments don’t always allow you to purchase live Pets. Quite another matter – beautiful aquarium fish that do not require a lot of space, safe for Allergy sufferers, and also have a beneficial effect on the psychological state of the apartment owners.
The first fish tank, bought for a child, can also be a good test. Then, the diligence with which it cares for the aquarium and its inhabitants, with what responsibilities it comes to feeding their Pets better than any of promises and begging will assure parents that their child may be ready to buy a larger pet. Psychologists say that watching a life of inhabitants of the aquarium not only calms, but also gives him confidence in their abilities. So this gift is perfectly suited for hyperactive, and shy, closed kids.
Before buying a gift should think about which place is best seems to be new Pets. Particularly demanding requirements here, as long as the site for the aquarium was stable and was not on the aisle, where it can easily catch careless movement. Dark corners do not fit – noinvert light, but direct sunlight does not fall on the aquarium.
Of course, buying your child a live gift like this for the first time do not need to choose a large aquarium of several hundred litres or a dozen of expensive exotic fish. To ensure that the child received the first idea of how the feeding of aquarium fish and their proper maintenance, it is enough to buy a small cubical or round aquarium per 10 gallons, which will swim a flock of cheerful couple guppies or the gourami. If the child wants to have several different fish, we should know whether they will be able to safely exist in the same aquarium. Also note that, sometimes for different fish species require different food.
The child needs to explain their own or with the help of a sales assistant in a pet shop, how to care for aquarium fish. Because fish need not only clean and transparent, but in properly prepared water. At first you should show your child how carefully without disturbing the fish, refill the tank with aged water, how to add various additives. Day after day caring for their Pets, the child will learn respect for living beings will become more responsible, and maybe this living gift will be the first step on the way to the passion of his life.