Cats, like us, can experience changes in their behavior due to emotions such as fear, pleasure, hunger, anxiety etc. Many of these behavioral changes affect the quality of life of us and our feline companions.
As dog owners we know that our companions love to sleep, but sometimes we wonder if it is normal for them to sleep that much. Discover more about your dog’s sleep cycle and what you can do to improve i
We all know about the benefits of having pets, both emotionally and in health, but not everyone knows the unique benefits of having birds as companions. Birds are intelligent and beautiful creatures that will
Unlike pets like dogs and cats, reptiles do not need “friends” or “companions”. They are not social animals, and in fact, most are solitary by nature. If they are going to want interaction of any kind, it is gene
Reptiles are cold-blooded, but does that mean they’re cold-hearted, too?
Experts aren’t exactly sure if reptiles have the ability to bond with humans or not. “Unlike domesticated dogs and cats, reptiles have retai
Aquariums are in essence a “closed system” – that is to say that when your fish defecate or food is left uneaten, there is simply nowhere for it go apart from floating around in the water. For obvious reaso
Physical and mental stimulation is essential for the well-being and health of you dog. Along with spending time outdoors for long walks and hikes, there are also a number of indoor activities you can do to keep
Not everyone is lucky enough to have a garden for their cat to play in, or easy access to the great outdoors from a window or ledge, especially in large cities. It’s also a well-known fact that most people with p
Pup parents know that our dogs love us deeply, even though they do not express it in the same manner as humans do. Recently, behavioral research saddened dog lovers when it showed that most dogs don’t like to be
“It’s cruel to keep kitty trapped inside. They need to go out and hunt!”
“My cat goes crazy if I try and keep him inside. He totally destroys the house!”
“My cat stays in my yard.” “My cat has his claws; he can d