baby snapping turtle
Baby snapping turtles measure barely 1.5 inches across their carapace. From tiny beginnings, these can go on to live for a century, and reach 80 pounds in weight! Snapping turtles can be kept as pets. But to protect the wild population, it’s not as straightforward as simply bringing home a baby...
flowerhorn fish
Flowerhorn fish are brightly colored cichlids with a distinctive bulge called a nuchal hump on top of their heads. They were created in captivity by crossbreeding other cichlids and make entertaining underwater pets. But it takes care and preparation to help a Flowerhorn fish achieve the 12-year lifespan it is capable...
finger monkey
The Finger Monkey is the cute name given to the Pygmy Marmoset, the world’s smallest species of monkey. This name was given to them because their tiny size enables them to grip and hold themselves against a human finger. This act is alarmingly cute to any animal lover! Finger Monkeys have...
can you keep a squirrel as a pet
Can you keep a squirrel as a pet? Should you? Find out in the guide below! Squirrels are adorable little critters that can be found scampering up and down trees all over the United States - and indeed, much of the world. But can squirrels be pets? Do they make for...
bearded dragon bath
Bearded dragon bath time is a key feature of many a beardie’s weekly routine. But do bearded dragons need baths? Do owners do more harm than good, by bathing a reptile that originates from arid areas? Here are the facts behind the how, what, why, and when of bearded dragon bath times. Why...
What do cornsnakes eat?
What do corn snakes eat? If you are thinking about adopting a pet corn snake, you definitely need to know! For first-time snake owners, this can be a little intimidating. This in-depth article will answer the question, “What do corn snakes eat?” and provide other information on corn snake care. Fun facts about...
Are you looking at getting a pet gecko?
If you are thinking about adding a pet gecko to your family, you probably have lots of questions about gecko lizard pet care! A leopard gecko is one of the best gecko pets you can choose. These gentle lizards are relatively easy to care for and are marvelous to watch! This...
Learn all about bearded dragon care!
Learning about bearded dragon care as a new owner is exciting! Looking after a bearded dragon can be both fun and challenging. In this comprehensive article, you will find a bearded dragon care sheet you can follow step by step. We’ll help you prepare your bearded dragon setup properly to welcome your...
cat herpes
Could your fur-friend have cat herpes, without you knowing? Feline herpesvirus is a surprisingly common infection. Also known as feline rhinotracheitis, this is an important cause of recurring sore eyes in cats. But it’s also a sneaky virus, which enters a carrier state. This means cats may appear healthy but at times...
havana brown cat
The Havana Brown cat may not be a household name or familiar breed. There are so few of them in the world, that you may not have heard of these beautiful cats at all! But as cat enthusiasts know, the Havana Brown cat is an absolute delight to have in...

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