The gray short-tailed opossum (Monodelphis domestica) is a small South
American member of the Didelphidae family of opossums. It was the first
marsupial to have its genome sequenced. The opossum is ...
According to Walkers' Mammals of the World, the females can breed up to 28 ...
Short-tailed Opossums can become loving and gentle pets if handled from a ...
They live by themselves in the wild and should be kept singly as pets. ... Reading
the literature on short-tail opossum breeding is not pretty - books on the subject ...
www.ask.com/youtube?q=How To Breed A Pet Opossum&v=Ju3tbY7xhvM
Dec 9, 2009 ... They may look as though they are biting or hurting each other... The fact is, they
very well could. STO breeding is very tricky and often can end ...
One reason is that opossums are so small at birth it is difficult to witness the event
. ... The breeding season for the Virginia opossum can begin as early as ... to
increased predation and more encounters with people, pets and cars with
Opossums are not commonly kept as pets and as far as I know, there is no such
thing as domesticated opossums, i.e. opossums that have been selectively bred ...
As you move progressively farther north in America, breeding season and peak
baby ... If you do not desire an opossum as a neighbor, remove outdoor pet food,
Sep 15, 2016 ... Young opossums can be picky eaters the same way young children can be ... I
have had much success breeding my opossums using this food.
Breeding interval: On average gray short-tailed opossums breed 4 times per year
. .... Monodelphis domestica is both common in the wild and in the pet trade.
May 22, 2010 ... If you ever are serious about an opossum as a pet, you probably should go with a
captive bred baby, there ARE breeders out there.