I haven’t had any birds in my home in quite a long time and even when I did I wasn’t very involved in their care. Apart from a few feedings, and some hellos while passing their cage, I didn’t have much interaction at all with these winged housemates. Now, all these years later, I’ve found […]
Many people suffer from allergies and that can make keeping a furry buddy a real sneeze-fest. While there are some great medical aids that can help with these issues another option is to look at the danderless side of the animal kingdom for itching eye free alternatives! So let’s talk iguanas… The first word in […]
Whisker stress in cats, is it real and how to help your cat find relief.
Let’s get it out there – it’s potty time. They do it. We do it. A lot of creatures do it. If the idea of having to clean it up, even with great tools, seems like too much, you may want to prepare yourself because- it’s coming. There’s no avoiding that our animals friends will […]
Some people love them and some want to run screaming onto the nearest chair, but for those that can keep their feet on the floor these intelligent rodents can make outstanding play fellows! Rats are very active and social- they love toys and games and can even learn how to fetch – seriously! Possibly the […]
While some furry housemates might not have any trouble guzzling all the water they require, others aren’t always as good about keeping hydrated. Our cat Bear is the latter type and as such we’ve had to try some interesting methods to ensure he’s getting all the water he needs. It took a while, and some […]
We’ve all gone in the pet store and seen the rows of Bettas (Siamese Fighting Fish) stacked in tiny, little plastic compartment tanks. Usually 1-1.5 gallon. Since they’re displayed in these itty bitty holders a lot of people assume that you don’t need much room in a Betta tank, but that’s simply not true. Single […]