Cold-blooded, but loving pet: Savannah Monitor - a great pet

• cold-blooded, but loving pet: Savannah Monitor - an excellent pet

Maybe reptiles do not seem quite so cute pets, but this is glamorous animal is ready to compete for the title of "the most devoted and attentive pet." Savannah Monitor named Manuel spends with his mistress almost all the time - day and night, he sleeps in a bed under a blanket and loves to take a shower. And what is most interesting, the owner says that he knows how to smile.

Cold-blooded, but loving pet: Savannah Monitor - a great pet Cold-blooded, but loving pet: Savannah Monitor - a great pet

Varane glad to see his mistress Astia Lemoore.

Cold-blooded, but loving pet: Savannah Monitor - a great pet

"When I saw the conditions in which detained lizard from the previous owners, I just could not leave it like this So I took it myself." - says the hostess Manuel Astia Lemur (Astya Lemur). - "He behaved with hostility, he was badly hurt, and I took care of him until he turned into a quite healthy and cheerful lizard.."

Cold-blooded, but loving pet: Savannah Monitor - a great pet

Almost like a cat, but without the fur.

Cold-blooded, but loving pet: Savannah Monitor - a great pet

A smiling lizard.

Cold-blooded, but loving pet: Savannah Monitor - a great pet

Varan warmed at the hands of his mistress.

Do not think that the monitor - it is itself indifferent animal, which completely ignores the people and treats them as a source of food supply. "Manuel recognizes my voice, he knows how to ask for food or ask me to include him shower," - says the hostess pet. - "He really likes to be stroked and especially here, behind ears He also knows how to give a sign that he likes and what not..." One of the most popular entertainment Manuel is taking a bath. Varan dives, swims and basked under the shower jets. "And he loves to dig in his cage. He is very curious and loves to explore all that is around him."

Cold-blooded, but loving pet: Savannah Monitor - a great pet

Varan Manuel loves to take a bath.

Cold-blooded, but loving pet: Savannah Monitor - a great pet

He also likes to sleep in the same bed with his mistress.

Cold-blooded, but loving pet: Savannah Monitor - a great pet

Of course, such an unusual pet need special attention and special care.

Manuel himself - not the largest of its kind; in zoos, where steppe monitor lizards do not have to fight for survival, and there is no shortage of food, some individuals reach a length of one and a half meters. They feed on lizards are mainly insects, animal products, are usually pretty sedentary way of life, so that they are not worth to expect night walks around the apartment, as is often the case with cats or dogs. On average, Savannah Monitor live about ten years.

Cold-blooded, but loving pet: Savannah Monitor - a great pet

Savannah Monitor Manuel and his mistress.

Cold-blooded, but loving pet: Savannah Monitor - a great pet

lizards important to have clean water and air temperature not lower than 20C.

Cold-blooded, but loving pet: Savannah Monitor - a great pet

Varan can not hug the hostess, so expresses love in their own way.

Cold-blooded, but loving pet: Savannah Monitor - a great pet

My favorite pet on their hands.

Cold-blooded, but loving pet: Savannah Monitor - a great pet

Varan patiently allows you to wear the miniature clothes.

Cold-blooded, but loving pet: Savannah Monitor - a great pet

Savannah Monitor Manuel in the arms of his mistress.

Cold-blooded, but loving pet: Savannah Monitor - a great pet

An unusual but cute pet.