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Mixing species

Discussion in 'Debatable Topics' started by Raymo2477, Aug 1, 2015.

  1. Tidgy's Dad

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    Okay, so the two different species haven't annihilated each other on this occasion due to disease, violence or whatever.
    But can you say they're better off together?
    Or would they be better separated?
    Other than space what possible reason is there to house two species together?
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    I keep telling people that Kenan is not the guy to take advice from. Just because he played Russian Roulette and lived to tell about it, doesn't mean you should play, or that it is a good game to recommend.

    And Galops should NEVER be housed with Aldabras. One species is shy and submissive while the other is aggressive and combative. They are NOT compatible.
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    Remember the story : about the man at the circus, he puts his head in the lions mouth ! But I don’t !!!
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    Is it safe to climb into the canon. :p
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    I think I did!
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    Where in a zoo in Lanzarote. I'm not sure of all the species type in my video. Obviously some leopards. I thought this was a good example of not mixing species.
    I'll let you guys tell us what species are in here, and pick out all the domination that's going on. Not sure if you can see in the video but the bully started nipping the Leo's beak up against the wall

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    There’s a small male with big hormones going on there! He challenges anything.

    And then there’s one sitting in the food dish stopping others from being there

    And an attempt by another to shove the bigger animal out of the food dish.

    Quite a stressful environment! Good video @Anyfoot
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