What to Give a Puppy for an Upset Stomach [how to make your puppy feel better]
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What to Give a Puppy for an Upset Stomach [how to make your puppy feel better]

At some point, your puppy may end up having an upset stomach. Puppy stomach bugs are no fun to deal with and if your dog is sick, immediately contact your vet for advice. However, with proper treatment, puppies and adult dogs can recover quickly from an upset stomach.  Please keep in mind that we are…

When Should I Neuter or Spay my Puppy? [plus reasons not to]
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When Should I Neuter or Spay my Puppy? [plus reasons not to]

Spaying and neutering are essential parts of responsible pet ownership. New puppies should be spayed or neutered early in their lives to prevent unintended pregnancy, first heats, and other potential medical issues. It is also likely that this procedure will increase your dog’s lifespan. Female dogs are spayed and male dogs are neutered. We are…

How to Tell if My Cat Has Ear Mites? [common symptoms and treatments]
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How to Tell if My Cat Has Ear Mites? [common symptoms and treatments]

Ear mites are an unfortunate but widespread parasite that affects cats of all ages. In this article, we are going to outline the clinical signs of ear mites and what you can do about getting your feline friend rid of these pesky parasites.  Keep reading to learn what you need to know about ear mites…

What is a Pug Dog? [breed charactistics, personality, temperament]
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What is a Pug Dog? [breed charactistics, personality, temperament]

Pugs are small, high-energy dogs, with flat faces, deep wrinkles, and curly tails that are guaranteed to make you smile. An ancient breed, Pugs most likely come from China with their origins dating back almost 2000 years! These funny-looking dogs have interesting personalities making them very popular pets. If you are thinking about bringing home…

14 Blue Eyed White Cat Breeds [beautiful cats you will love with pictures]

14 Blue Eyed White Cat Breeds [beautiful cats you will love with pictures]

White cats with blue eyes are truly stunning animals but are they not necessarily rare. These stunning cats are very popular with cat lovers. Many cat breeds can have white fur and deep blue eyes. They range from the somewhat rare Turkish Angora to the incredibly common American Shorthair.  In this article, we will be listing…

Budgie Birds Complete Care Guide [are Budgie birds easy to care for?]

Budgie Birds Complete Care Guide [are Budgie birds easy to care for?]

Despite being referred to as “beginner” birds, Budgie Birds are fragile and have many care requirements. Specifically, Budgies need an appropriate cage, a healthy diet, and plenty of enrichment. There are also many safety considerations that should be taken to keep your Budgerigar well. With their beautiful coloring and clever nature, Budgie Birds or the…

How Long Do Angelfish Live? [the complete guide to keeping Angelfish]
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How Long Do Angelfish Live? [the complete guide to keeping Angelfish]

Are you planning on buying an Angelfish for your fish tank but want to know how long it will live? Well look no further, the answer to your question is here! There are many kinds of Angelfish including both fresh and saltwater. There are three species of freshwater Angelfish from South America while there are…

Small Teacup Dog Breeds [cutest most popular tiny dogs ever with pictures]

Small Teacup Dog Breeds [cutest most popular tiny dogs ever with pictures]

There are many different types of toy breeds that can come in a tiny teacup size naturally. Among some of the most popular of these toy breeds are the Chihuahua, the Yorkshire Terrier, and the adorable teacup Pomeranian. Some dog breeders have also created designer breeds that are bred to be tiny in size as…

Do Snakes Make Good Pets? [what snake is good for beginners with pictures]
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Do Snakes Make Good Pets? [what snake is good for beginners with pictures]

When thinking of getting a new pet, most people think of a dog or a cat. However, for some, cats and dogs don’t quite intrigue them. Instead, they’d rather have something cool and hairless, like a snake! And snakes can make great pets for the right person. Be advised that some people say snakes should…

44 Best Freshwater Aquarium Fish for Beginners [complete guide to freshwater fishkeeping with pictures]
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44 Best Freshwater Aquarium Fish for Beginners [complete guide to freshwater fishkeeping with pictures]

Freshwater fish are great beginner aquatic pets because they are relatively easy to care for and have a small space requirement. They can also provide you with hours of entertainment and stress relief. A freshwater fish aquarium is relatively inexpensive to buy and maintain. If you are interested in colorful freshwater fish as pets keep…

Are Cocker Spaniels Family Dogs? [are Cocker Spaniels good with children]
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Are Cocker Spaniels Family Dogs? [are Cocker Spaniels good with children]

If you’ve ever been interested in a Cocker Spaniel, you may have wondered: are they a good fit for a family? The good news is yes, Cocker Spaniel dogs make excellent family pets. Known for their affectionate, easy-going personalities, Cocker Spaniels are excellent choices for those with young children. Before running to your nearest rescue,…

How to Introduce a Puppy to an Aggressive Cat [tips for cats and dogs to get along]
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How to Introduce a Puppy to an Aggressive Cat [tips for cats and dogs to get along]

Steps for introducing a puppy to a home with an aggressive cat. Keep them apart unless they are supervised. Limit their time together. Having a slow introduction is key. Feed them alone in separate rooms. Make sure they both understand basic human commands. Gradually increase their time together keeping a close eye on them. Be…

Human Foods That Are Good For Dogs [healthy people food dogs like]
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Human Foods That Are Good For Dogs [healthy people food dogs like]

There are many human foods that dogs can safely enjoy, and several of them have beneficial vitamins and minerals. However, some human foods can cause severe health problems for dogs and should be offered only in limited quantities or avoided completely. Keep reading to learn about which human foods are safe to feed your dog…

33 Non-toxic Houseplants for Dogs [4 toxic plants you should avoid]
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33 Non-toxic Houseplants for Dogs [4 toxic plants you should avoid]

Houseplants are an excellent addition to any home. They make your home look brighter and more lovely, but some plants can pose a significant danger to your dog. Knowing which nontoxic plants are dog safe is an important consideration for all pet owners. Keep reading below for a list of some of the best non-toxic…

Are Hamsters Good Pets? [reasons why hamsters are the best small pets]
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Are Hamsters Good Pets? [reasons why hamsters are the best small pets]

Hamsters are fairly common and well-known small household pets. Especially popular in families with young children since they are docile, low maintenance and have a fun personality. Hamsters definitely can make great family pets if given the proper care and attention.  Keep reading to learn more about why hamsters make great pets! Why Hamsters Make…

What is a Betta Fish? [Are betta fish good pets?]
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What is a Betta Fish? [Are betta fish good pets?]

If you ever thought about having a pet fish consider the Betta. They are amazing, colorful creatures and make interesting aquarium fish. Betta fish are wildly colorful, strikingly beautiful, small, freshwater fish that originated in Southeast Asia. They are considered one of the easier pet fish to take care of and a good starter fish…

Greyhound Lab Mix [what is a Greyador?]
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Greyhound Lab Mix [what is a Greyador?]

The Greyhound Labrador mix, also known as the “Greyador,” combines the Lab’s friendly personality and the Greyhound’s elegant looks. This hybrid dog is becoming a popular family pet. Initially, the product of random encounters, the Greyhound Lab mix is now a designer breed crossing a purebred Labrador with a purebred Greyhound. The Greyador is a…

How Big Do Dwarf Rabbits Get? [what is a dwarf rabbit]
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How Big Do Dwarf Rabbits Get? [what is a dwarf rabbit]

Dwarf Rabbits are the smallest rabbit breeds and they also live longer. They are usually no more than one to five pounds fully grown and are often characterized by distinctive ears and a unique facial structure. There are many different breeds of rabbits that are characterized as dwarf rabbits. Some of them earn this classification…

Can Unvaccinated Puppies be Around Vaccinated Dogs? [are vaccinations bad for dogs?]
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Can Unvaccinated Puppies be Around Vaccinated Dogs? [are vaccinations bad for dogs?]

Pet owners may wonder if there is a risk when you have an unvaccinated puppy around a vaccinated dog? Is there a chance the unvaccinated puppy will get sick? The answer is yes, they can. Since the early 1900’s the medical profession has been using vaccines on dogs to prevent them from getting Bordetella Bronchiseptica, Canine…

Shih Tzu Yorkie Mix [Is a Shorkie the Perfect Pet?]
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Shih Tzu Yorkie Mix [Is a Shorkie the Perfect Pet?]

The Shih Tzu Yorkie mix (Shorkie) has filled the hearts of many despite their tiny size.  The Shorkie is a mix between a Shih Tzu and Yorkshire Terrier. This small and relatively new designer dog breed is becoming very popular. Their lively nature and loyal temperament make them great companion dogs. Other than their need…

18 Curly Haired Dog Breeds

18 Curly Haired Dog Breeds

Curly haired dog breeds tend to shed less and are better for allergy sufferers. Many, such as the standard and toy poodle, are frequent contestants in dog shows because of their unique looks. Others, like the Kerry Blue Terrier, were born to hunt and chase their prey. Their coats can be anything from tight curls…

Poodle Mix Dogs [12 best poodle hybrid dogs!]
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Poodle Mix Dogs [12 best poodle hybrid dogs!]

Poodle mixes are designer hybrid dogs that come in a variety of sizes and temperaments. There are many Poodle mixes to choose from with the Goldendoodle and Labradoodle being the most popular. Poodle hybrids were bred to be highly intelligent dogs that are affectionate, calm, and tend to shed less making them better for allergy…

Belgian Malinois vs German Shepherd vs Dutch Shepherd [which is the best]
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Belgian Malinois vs German Shepherd vs Dutch Shepherd [which is the best]

Dutch Shepherds, German Shepherds, and Belgian Malinois have some significant differences between them. All three are working dogs that are regularly used by the police, the military, and farmers. Each has its own unique colors and personality traits. They are all big, muscular dogs, but they wear different coats. Read below to find out additional…

14 Dog Breeds That Look Like Bears [plus teddy bear dog breeds]

14 Dog Breeds That Look Like Bears [plus teddy bear dog breeds]

Several dog breeds have a striking resemblance to small bears. This includes the Akita, Alaskan Malamute, Caucasian Shepherd, Chow Chow,  Eurasier, Great Pyrenees, Keeshond, Leonberger, Newfoundland, Pomeranian, Samoyed, and the Tibetan Mastiff. Some look like bear cubs as puppies, and others retain the bear-like look into adulthood. Although dogs and bears are not directly related,…

How Do You Know if Your Cat is Dying? [what are the signs when a cat is dying]

How Do You Know if Your Cat is Dying? [what are the signs when a cat is dying]

There are several signs that could be an indication your cat is dying. These include; lack of energy, loss of appetite, they have a foul odor, low body temperature, want to be alone, sleeping a lot, weight loss, rapid/irregular breathing, can’t move well, and seem to be in pain. While these issues could just indicate…

Rottweiler Male vs Female [which one is a better pet]
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Rottweiler Male vs Female [which one is a better pet]

There are physical and personality differences with the Rottweiler breed based on the dog’s gender. Most male Rottweilers are larger, stronger, and tend to act more dominant or aggressive than females. Both can make great pets with proper training and supervision. Many differences between the male and female Rottweiler are common to any dog breed but…

Alaskan Malamute vs Husky [What is the difference between a husky and malamute?]
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Alaskan Malamute vs Husky [What is the difference between a husky and malamute?]

The Alaskan Malamute and Husky are often confused as the same but they are different dog breeds and vary in several ways. Malamutes are larger and heavier than the Husky. Both are Arctic sled dogs but the stronger Malamute can pull heavier loads. Huskies are pack dogs where the Malamute will bond more with their…

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