What kind of pet is a sugar-glider?

What kind of pet is a sugar-glider?

Sugar gliders are possums that belong to the marsupial family. Sugar Gliders bear an uncanny resemblance and have similar habits to the flying squirrel, though they are not related. Their name comes from their love for sugary nectar and their ability to glide through the air. Their ability to glide…

A pet-sitter can make your life easier

A pet-sitter can make your life easier

We’ve all had them, pets that get into trouble and cause mischief because they are bored. You know the kind of pet that leaves unexpected decorations of torn up blankets or fabrics in the living room or kitchen. Of course, for these dogs, pet-sitters have always been a reliable alternative to…

Three exotic pets that are legal to own.

Three exotic pets that are legal to own.

Now, before jumping in into our list of exotic pets that you can legally own, it is important to discuss several aspects. What makes these animals exotic is the fact that they are rare as pets and, therefore, have not been domesticated and will probably never fully be so. This means that you will…

Five things to consider before buying a pet for the children

Five things to consider before buying a pet for the children

A lot of things have to be considered before buying a pet for your family or for yourself if you are single... You will certainly know your children, their habits, their likes, and dislikes and you have to make decisions accordingly. Here are some things to keep in mind when considering welcoming a…

The dangers of kitty-litter boxes

The dangers of kitty-litter boxes

Cats are very cute, cuddly and help lower the blood pressure and who can deny the pleasures of owning a pet! They can become great companions and keep you entertained. However, just the way human faeces is harmful for us in every way, so is the excretion left in the kitty-litters boxes. Humans can…

Pets and Divorce

Pets and Divorce

Divorce is never easy for anyone, especially for the ones who are divorcing. Then you have kids who often suffer very much, because they cannot deal with the fact that their parents will never get together again. But then we forget other members of the family- pets. No one thinks about their…

How to take care of your pets and canines

How to take care of your pets and canines

Canine possession today can be shockingly extravagant. In the event that you effectively own a puppy then you have likely seen that pooch nourishment costs appear to be continually rising, veterinary expenses can be high and most different things connected with keeping your canine cheerful and solid…

Your Dog Must Have Exercise Two Times a Day

Your Dog Must Have Exercise Two Times a Day

According to Susan Nelson from the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital at Kansas State University, dogs need exercise two times per day. Smaller dogs must have 15-20 minutes of exercise and bigger dogs must have 30-40 minutes. The accurate type and amount of exercise depends on the breed of your…

Bad pet behavior

Bad pet behavior

A dog can be your best friend. In many cases he is, but he can also be an annoying animal. When a dog gets a habit, it is hard to change. Eventually, he develops his behavior that is some cases isn’t very good. Then, you should change it. Yes, you can. It isn’t quick and simple, but you…

Why do we love our pets so much?

Why do we love our pets so much?

Majority of people have a pet. It can be any animal, but the most common ones are cats and dogs of course. And it is amazing how we fall in love with them and they fall in love with us. People who don’t have any, don’t understand that bond and the connection between an owner and a pet.…

How to Make the House Pet Friendly

How to Make the House Pet Friendly

Getting a new pet is without a doubt a breathtaking experience but you should remember that taking care of a pet requires a lot of effort and handwork. Animals are playful, curious and they need your support and attention. Making the house pet-friendly can help your pet feel more at home. Young pets…

How House Pets Help People

How House Pets Help People

House pets help people in a variety of ways. The first way house pets help people is through companionship. There is a bond between a pet and an owner from the moment they meet each other. This is no different from a human relationship besides the fact that the pet cannot speak. The bond between the…

How to Ensure a Good Pet Purchase

How to Ensure a Good Pet Purchase

Buying a pet like a cat can be a wonderful thing as a cat is a loving creature that can turn out to be an excellent companion. If you are looking to buy a cat any time soon, there are some important tips which you can keep in mind to make sure that you carry out a good purchase. Find out if you Want…

Wet pet problem

Wet pet problem

When the days are warm and shiny, it is a real pleasure to look at your dog running around in a back yard. The problem is when the rain falls. Dogs don’t pay a lot of attention to rain and will they end up wet. They just want to run and be outside. This means that a wet dog with dirty pawns…

Pets can make employees happier

Pets can make employees happier

According to one study, bringing dogs to work has several benefits on employees. They are under less stress and their satisfaction levels are increased. This study included 550 employees, who were able to bring up to 30 dogs on their job, each day. They did this the whole week. After that time,…

Where is your pet?

Where is your pet?

During winter, your cat or a dog is inside a house. He will sleep, eat and rest there. But during warmer months, your pet wants to spend time outside. This is perfectly normal, but if you have a car there are some things you should pay attention to. For example, a cat or dog, like staying under a…

Pet health insurance

Pet health insurance

Deciding do you really need a pet health insurance is a serious decision. Many pet owners will have to balance between their personal finances and how much they want a health insurance for their pet. On the other side, sudden injuries or illness of your pet can cost you a lot. Veterinarians charge a…

House Pets Help People Getting Rid of Loneliness

House Pets Help People Getting Rid of Loneliness

It is quite difficult to live alone in a home. There are lots of elderly people in US who have to lead a life alone. They don’t have family members, other people to live with them. They don’t want to live alone but they have to. If you are also among one of such people, you must have…

How to Choose a Right Home for Your Rabbit

How to Choose a Right Home for Your Rabbit

When it comes to house pets, usually people start thinking about a cat or dog. But there are many other animals available that can be good house pets such as rabbits. If you want to have a nice-looking companion, you need to choose no one else but this funny little animal. Since rabbit are…

What you should know about your vet

What you should know about your vet

Many pet owners don’t like vets or going to them. Honestly, I don’t understand why, so I did a bit of research. The answers are, let’s just say, strange. Some people don’t like veterinarians because they charge too much, they don’t like animals or they aren’t good…

Provide to your gerbils comfortable and safe living environment

Provide to your gerbils comfortable and safe living environment

Having a small pet that is always in your room is great. You can play when you want and you will always have a friend near you. Because smaller animals are very active, you can play with them any time you want. Dogs and cats sleep a lot and they are cranky if you wake them. If you like small pets,…

Disadvantages of having a pet at home!

Disadvantages of having a pet at home!

Everything comes at a cost and so does your beloved pet! With all the happiness and warmth your pet gives it requires you to show a lot of responsibility. Pets do not like to be left alone all the time. They need your attention all the time. They would want to play with you even on your most busy…

Advantages of having a pet!

Advantages of having a pet!

At the very mention of a cute little puppy or a purring cat you get overjoyed and emotions of love and affection take over. Now imagine if the very mention of these pets can get you so much pleasure, having a pet at home will bring so much goodness around. For an ardent pet lover his pet means the…

Dog walking business

Dog walking business

If you like dogs and you like walking, you can start a business that includes both. A dog walking is very new. It didn’t exist 10 years ago. The first thing you must know, is that you cannot have some very good profit. If you already live in a city, then you can do it. Also, you will need a…

Which pet you should have if you have a small child

Which pet you should have if you have a small child

Having a child is the best thing that can happen to you. But, you or your kid may want to have a pet eventually. If you have grown children, then you can choose any pet you want, but if you have a child younger than 8 years, you may think again before you bring home a new family member. As you can…

Pets other than cats and dogs

Pets other than cats and dogs

Dogs and cats are almost synonymous to the word pet. But this shouldn’t let us deny other wonderful pets their due significance. There are a plethora of pets that animal lovers opt for, depending on their budget, space available, love for a particular species and time they can spare for a pet.…

Having a snake as a pet

Having a snake as a pet

Snakes are very interesting creatures. Many people like them, and want to have them at home as their pets. If you are one of them, there are several things you must know. Some snakes may live more than 20 years, so this is a long-term commitment. You must feed a snake with prey animals. This means…

Does having a Pet Animal affect human psychology?

Does having a Pet Animal affect human psychology?

Humans have been in a long term association with animals from ancient time.It was in early days that researches started on humans and pets.Pets have been impacting their owners,sometimes friendly enough to form an unbreakable bond while others forming”hatred” feeling.Why does this…

 Fun And Practical Tips For A New Dog Parent

Fun And Practical Tips For A New Dog Parent

Getting your first canine friend can be quite an incredible experience. If you have been thinking of getting puppy or dog, check these tips for easy handling of the situation. Consider adoption With millions of dogs getting euthanized for no reason, consider against the decision of going to a dog…

Decoding The Strangest Dog Behavior And Habits

Decoding The Strangest Dog Behavior And Habits

Dogs have proved to be the best companions for humans, with a long history of domestication, and yet, we are often surprised by dog behavior. Here are some fun and strange behavioral patterns explained. Snacking on poop The most annoying thing that you can find is your dog eating its own poop!…

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No matter how adorable your puppies are, they need to undergo tests so you can determine their intelligence and temperament. Like humans, dogs behave based on their genetics and the environment. There are breeds that are relatively shy and timid and some that are extremely curious. Some breeds can…

What is Kennel Cough in Dogs - Prevention and Cure

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Do dogs’ teeth need cleaning yearly?

Why do dogs need teeth cleaning? The concept of professional dental cleaning is new to most of us. But once you know it’s important, you can protect your pet from suffering various oral health issues such as, gum disease, plaque, tooth loss, and pain from abscesses. Cleaning your dog’s…

Three Little Dogs that don’t shed

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What to do if you find a stray dog

There are many people who find a stray dog and really just don’t know what to do. Sometimes they may think that if the dog has strayed from their home that the owner must have not cared enough to take care of the dog but that is not always the truth. If you have found a stray dog, there are…

The Mexican Hairless Dog

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Is your cat happy?

Although we like our furry friends-cats, they are not expressive as dogs, so we can never be sure if they are really happy. We know that you can please them by feeding them, playing with them and of course cuddle with them, but still they will rarely show you the same amount of happiness and joy…

Adopting Rabbit as a House Pet

Domestic rabbits can turn out to be excellent pets. However, before adding rabbit into your family, it is wise to research thoroughly. This in turn will help you to understand the pros and cons of different pets. Rabbits are very quiet in nature. This is highly beneficial compared to a barking dog.…

How to train a dog so you can…

In order to transport your dog somewhere, you will have to use a car. However, dogs are afraid of cars and motorized vehicles. This means that they will refuse to go inside a car. But, you can train him. If you want to train an older dog, you will need a lot of time and in many cases it is…

The benefits of pet ownership…

Dogs and other animals have several benefits for your kid. They are linked to help with poor immune function, allergies and depression. Pets can also help to healthy children. They can help them in preventing allergies, becoming social outcasts and increasing weight. If you are a parent, these are…

Make Pet friendly Home for…

People love animals and keep them as their pet for entertainment or protection .Buying a Pet is easy but providing it a home like atmosphere is a very difficult task. But remember that, if you love your pet then you must give it a pet friendly atmosphere where it can feel like home. For example,…

Take care of a pet on a budget

Having a dog or a cat isn’t cheap. You must afford many new items that your pet need and you must modify your home so it is safe for your pet. All of these increase the monthly expenses. According to several studies, pet owners spend from $150 up to $400 each month on their dog. If we add a…

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What kind of pet is a sugar-glider?

Sugar gliders are possums that belong to the marsupial family. Sugar Gliders bear an uncanny resemblance and have similar habits to the flying squirrel, though they are not related. Their name comes from their love for sugary nectar and their ability to glide through the air. Their ability to glide…

A pet-sitter can make your life easier

We’ve all had them, pets that get into trouble and cause mischief because they are bored. You know the kind of pet that leaves unexpected decorations of torn up blankets or fabrics in the living room or kitchen. Of course, for these dogs, pet-sitters have always been a reliable alternative to…

Three exotic pets that are legal to own.

Now, before jumping in into our list of exotic pets that you can legally own, it is important to discuss several aspects. What makes these animals exotic is the fact that they are rare as pets and, therefore, have not been domesticated and will probably never fully be so. This means that you will…

Five things to consider before buying a pet for the children

A lot of things have to be considered before buying a pet for your family or for yourself if you are single... You will certainly know your children, their habits, their likes, and dislikes and you have to make decisions accordingly. Here are some things to keep in mind when considering welcoming a…