The Abyssinian guinea pig has a unique coat of fur, and it's one of the most popular and recognizable breeds of guinea pig in the world. They can be any color in the guinea pig rainbow and breed readily with other breeds of guinea pigs.
Pet skunks are relatively new in the pet world, so figuring out what to feed them can be quite the hassle. In this article, I go over the best types of foods to give your pet skunk.
Unfortunately, when your pet scorpion wants dinner, you just can't pop down to the corner shop and pick up a bag of Scorpion Chow. Here is a list of things they like to eat and instructions for how to feed them.
Ferrets can make for adorable pets, but you have to be careful with how you handle them. You have to take certain steps while petting them to avoid making them feel uncomfortable and flip out.
When an animal normally is round, it's hard to tell when they are overweight. When I had my first guinea pig, I was surprised to learn that they can get too fat. Since they are built like a Tribble from Star Trek, how can you tell if they are...
Guinea pigs love toys as much as the next rodent, but certain toys are safer and more fun for cavies than others.
Is your dog emitting a fishy smell? This article is an overview of your dog's "fishies." It explains what they are and what you should do.
Guinea pigs can't eat everything. In fact, certain things will make them quite sick. Learn more about recommended diet before you accidentally kill your pet.
Lu Yu, the Sage of Tea "Thank God for tea. What would the world do without tea? How did it exist?" Sir Walter Scott Tea is such a wonderful brew that many cultures and peoples have associated it with Deity. The Tea Sage, Lu Yu, was probably...
It's not actually poo that the guinea pigs are eating. However, it looks like poo and comes out of the same place. And it's actually vital to your guinea pig's health and well-being.
Some guinea pig females will sing like a bird...literally! One day, I was in the living room watching television when I heard weird, piercing chirps from the guinea pig's room (my bedroom). I raced into hear ear-splitting cries that sounded...
Wet pets, especially fish, are not the most robust pets in the world. However, some are more robust than others, and there are ways to increase your fishy friends' chances of survival.
Abandoned dog still waits The statistics are grim. Millions of pets that are turned into animal shelters across the country are put to sleep because there are no homes available. With more and more animals being abandoned every day, most animal...
One of the natural wonders of the world is watching a hamster stuff his or her cheeks. Amazingly, they can carry the equivalent of their own bodyweight in their cheeks.
Unlike adult hamsters, where the sexual characteristics are amazingly obvious, the babies look virtually identical.
One of the most popular and distinctive families of freshwater fish kept as pets is the plecostomus family. Explore the advantages and disadvantages of owning a "pleco," especially their unpredictable size.
When you try to house-train your pet, keep in mind that they will be going against their natural instincts. It will take some patience and understanding, but it's not impossible! At least not with these pets, it isn't.