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Exotic Pets: Should They Be Banned From The U.S.?

Exotic Pets: Should They Be Banned From The U.S.?

Many people choose to own exotic pets. The definition of exotic pets is any non-native species which would include many reptiles and birds, but it also includes small mammals like guinea pigs and hamsters. Tropical fish are also exotics. Exotic animals often require special habitats and care thus it is important to have a veterinarian […]

Fish Species Appropriate For Fish Tank

Fish Species Appropriate For Fish Tank

Not all types of fishes will survive in fish tanks. Some are better adapted to the wild ocean waters where there is freedom of movement and his choice of food. Artificial foods are not necessarily the best for every fish and besides most are born to hunt. Well, there are several types of aquarium fish […]

Keeping Your Pet "Green"

Keeping Your Pet “Green”

Caring for your pet can involve taking steps to help the environment and many green products are now available. [Pet Care] Before approaching a pet store or breeder consider getting a pet from the local animal shelter. This is the ultimate in recycling and you will find a variety of dogs and cats just waiting […]

A Unique And Interesting Pet For Kids: African Dwarf Frog

A Unique And Interesting Pet For Kids: African Dwarf Frog

There is always a wide range of pets that you can choose from for your child other than the common dog, cat, and parrot. The African Dwarf Frog can be an interesting pet for your child. It is relatively easy to take care of and is quite unique when you keep it as a pet. […]

Keeping A Tiny Sugar Glider As A Pet

Keeping A Tiny Sugar Glider As A Pet

It is important that you consider carefully before choosing a sugar glider for a pet. In some countries it is illegal to keep them and by breaking the law your pet will be taken away and destroyed. A sugar glider can cost quite a bit of money and as they are quite unusual not all […]