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 ...
Breeding can take place during any time of the year. Estrus lasts 3-12 ... Short-
tailed Opossums can become loving and gentle pets if handled from a young age
Animal-World > Small Animal Pets > Short Tailed Opossums ... has now closed
their borders to exportation, so those available for pets are all bred in captivity.
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your knowledge about short-tailed opossums and how to care ...
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 ...
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 ...
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.
Don't want a pet that sleeps during the day – short tail opossums are nocturnal ...
Want to breed them immediately – short tailed opossums are difficult to breed ...
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
The National Opossum Society is a not-for-profit charity, dedicated to ... and
BEFORE you have a visitor to those structures, pick up pet food at night, keep lids