Animal Safety Test
Terms in this set (16)
What do we feed the African Bullfrog?
Why should we minimize the amount of time we hold the amphibians?
So they don't dry out -- absorb chemicals from our hands--death
What should be put on the crickets before they are fed to the animals?
What are two potential dangers to watch for if you are taking care of the tarantula?
It biting you with its fangs and pull out his hairs on its abdomen -- hairs have an itching powder
What is the difference in a male and female hissing cockroach?
Males have bumps on their head
What is stored in the leopard geckos tail?
Why should the tree frogs/salamander be fed small crickets?
So they can eat their food -- if they are too big, they will not eat
What should happen if the snakes do not eat their mice?
Take the mouse out -- mouse may bite the snake or the mouse will mess up the house
How should I pet a snake?
Head-to-tail -- with the scales
How can you tell when a snake is shedding its skin?
Where should I put the crickets in the chameleon's cage?
In a cup/beaker inside the plant or on the screen itself on the side
How do I give a chameleon water?
Mister -- they drink off the plant leaves
How should I pick up the hamsters and gerbils?
Scoop them from the bottom
What does a hedgehog like to eat?
Hedgehog food and mealworms
How do we clean the inside of the hermit crabs shells?
Put them in the jar with water and shake them around
What kind of water do we give amphibians?
Distilled water -- from the clear hose on the floor -- or from back room DO NOT USE TAP WATER