Is it cruel to keep dogs as pets? Many people believe it wrong to keep wild/exotic animals as pets or in captivity, and this satirical (or is it?) article will explore dogs with the same logic.
Tanked is a show that gives Animal Planet good ratings, but what message is it sending? I will review the show as well as its potential negative impacts on the aquarium hobby.
We are animals, too! An explanation of why what we do to animals also affects ourselves at many levels. A discussion of human vs. animal rights, humane treatment of animals, and a comparison of the biological...
I made this hub to shine a little light on duck dumping and what happens when someone abandons a domestic duck at a public lake.
The title of the world’s most intelligent bird goes to the African Grey Parrot. They are followed by crows, ravens, jays and magpies. Both psittacines (parrots) and corvines happens to have a brain-to-body size ratio...
Ravens, members of the clever Corvid family, have the largest brain in relation to body size, of any bird. They are excellent problem solvers, can create and use tools and have superb memories. Scientists consider an...
Most pets know their owners far more than many owners are prepared to admit to. The use of body language is an animals most common way of communicating, yet most owners don't know the words. Find out!
Neutering your dog may potentially reduce health problems in the future with an unneutered male dog. Before you opt for the procedure, make sure you know all the details.
Pets and zoo animals as slaves or prisoners? Projecting the human emotional state upon animals is not necessarily in line with optimal animal welfare.
Why do people put down wild animals in captivity while being perfectly fine with domesticated animals in human control? Are domesticated animals really that different from exotic animals?