What is an Irish Wolfhound? [are they good family pets]
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What is an Irish Wolfhound? [are they good family pets]

Irish Wolfhounds are large, muscular dogs that are as impressive in stature as they are sweet in personality. These tall gentle giant dogs are somewhat rare and known to be affectionate, highly intelligent, and make excellent family dogs for certain people and situations.  Keep reading to learn more about the Irish Wolfhound’s history, appearance, temperament,…

What is a Napoleon Cat? [A Guide to Their Unique Allure and Traits]
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What is a Napoleon Cat? [A Guide to Their Unique Allure and Traits]

Sometimes referred to as the Minuet Cat, the Napoleon cat is a cross between the Persian cat and the Munchkin cat. The Napoleon Cat is mostly known for their uniquely short stature and adorable appearance. They are affectionate and playful cats that do well with people of all ages as well as other pets.  In…

How To Clean A Horse Stall Fast [tips & tricks for  easily mucking a stall]
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How To Clean A Horse Stall Fast [tips & tricks for easily mucking a stall]

Cleaning a horse’s stall is one of the most important aspects of protecting the health and happiness of your horse. Keeping your barn in tip-top shape is required if you own a horse. This requires mucking the stalls (removing animal waste from the bedding), raking, cleaning, and more.  As horse people, we want to ensure…

What is a Warmblood Horse? [hotblood and coldblood horses explained]
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What is a Warmblood Horse? [hotblood and coldblood horses explained]

Warmblood horses are a beautiful and athletic style of horse that is used primarily in English disciplines and competitive equestrian sports. They are known for their lofty strides and excellence in dressage, stadium jumping, and eventing.  In addition, they are cherished by their owners for their calm temperaments. Keep reading to learn more about these…

What is a Shetland Pony? [small in size but mighty in spirit. is it a horse?]
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What is a Shetland Pony? [small in size but mighty in spirit. is it a horse?]

The Shetland pony is a small horse breed well-known for its stocky body and docile nature. The Shetland pony originated as a small horse breed native to the islands northeast off the coast of Scotland. It became a workhorse during the Industrial Revolution when its breed became popular. Today, the Shetland pony is a children’s…

Discover the Mighty Dogo Argentino [a fierce and loyal dog breed]
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Discover the Mighty Dogo Argentino [a fierce and loyal dog breed]

The Dogo Argentino is a beautiful, large, muscular dog that originates from Argentina originally bred for boar hunting in the late 1920s. This breed is unique, rare, and has a lot of unusual fascinating qualities.  In this article, we will discuss all the information you need to know to decide whether the Dogo Argentino dog…

Why is My Cat Shaking? [symptoms and reasons your cat is shaking]
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Why is My Cat Shaking? [symptoms and reasons your cat is shaking]

When your cat shakes, it can be a worrying experience. A  good cat owner needs to be knowledgeable and concerned about their animals’ welfare. Cats can shake for many reasons, some of which are due to being cold or fearful. Other times, medical conditions can be at play. Sometimes cats shake for minor and inconsequential…

What Age Do Puppies Lose Their Teeth? [guide to puppy dental issues and the teething process]
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What Age Do Puppies Lose Their Teeth? [guide to puppy dental issues and the teething process]

As pet parents, we want to make sure we are doing everything possible to properly care for our dogs. This includes knowing when puppies lose their teeth and how to properly care for them.  Puppies normally lose their baby teeth in the first three to six months of their life. Permanent teeth can come in…

What is a Chow Chow? [unveiling their unique traits and history]
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What is a Chow Chow? [unveiling their unique traits and history]

The Chow Chow is a dog famous for its unique blue-black tongue, luxurious mane, and aloof personality. These brave dogs will form a strong bond with their family members and are very intelligent.  Even though these things are widely known about the Chow Chow, there is much more than meets the eye with this ancient…

How to Clean a Horse’s Hooves [step-by-step guide with pictures]
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How to Clean a Horse’s Hooves [step-by-step guide with pictures]

Paying special attention to cleaning your horse’s hooves is critical for horse owners when maintaining their equine hoof health.  Cleaning a horse’s hooves is a fairly simple process that almost anyone can do if they have the proper tools and techniques. A horse pick and brush are required. Gently lift the horse’s leg, inspect the…

Why Do Cats Meow at Night? [decoded: the secret language of nighttime meowing]
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Why Do Cats Meow at Night? [decoded: the secret language of nighttime meowing]

Cats are known to meow at night for several reasons including being lonely, wanting attention, a desire to go outside, they are bored, communicating this is their territory, mating behavior, they are in distress or possibly don’t feel well, or they are older. Do you have a cat that incessantly meows all night long? Have…

Ultimate Guide to the Best Guard Dog Breeds [23 protector dogs with pictures]
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Ultimate Guide to the Best Guard Dog Breeds [23 protector dogs with pictures]

If you’re moving to a new place, have a young family, or just live alone, you may want to consider getting a guard dog for your home.  The best guard dog breeds are large, powerful dogs that make excellent companions and are very loyal. They must also be brave and confident animals that will never…

Choosing the Best Horse Summer Riding Camp [ultimate guide to make the right choice]

Choosing the Best Horse Summer Riding Camp [ultimate guide to make the right choice]

Whether you are looking for a relaxing and high-quality horse riding summer camp experience for yourself or for your child, there is a lot to understand and think over prior to choosing the right camp.  You want to choose a summer horse riding camp that provides safety, organization, well-trained horses, experienced personnel, good food, quality…

How to potty train a puppy [easily housebreak your puppy – tips and tricks]
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How to potty train a puppy [easily housebreak your puppy – tips and tricks]

Potty training is one of the most challenging stages of puppyhood. The good news is that anyone can successfully potty train a dog. All you need is patience, a good attitude, knowing the proper techniques, and love!  Keep reading to learn everything you need to know to successfully house-train your puppy. This article is loaded…

Why Can’t You Pet Service Dogs? [everything you need to know about service dog etiquette]
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Why Can’t You Pet Service Dogs? [everything you need to know about service dog etiquette]

You should not pet service dogs because they are specially trained working dogs providing a vital role in assisting people with their disabilities.  What is a Service Dog? Service dogs can do amazing things. They help their handlers navigate their world, reach objects, stay mobile, and even help with mental health.  Service dogs are not…

What is a Himalayan Cat? [the exotic Persian Siamese crossbreed]
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What is a Himalayan Cat? [the exotic Persian Siamese crossbreed]

The Himalayan Cat originated by cross-breeding a Siamese and a Persian cat. They have many unique characteristics such as point colorations, beautiful blue eyes, and calm personalities. The Himalayan cat does not need much space and makes a great family pet!  Keep reading to learn more about this amazing cat!  Himalayan Siamese Cat The long-haired…

What is a Bernedoodle? [Bernese Mountain Dog and a Poodle hybrid]
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What is a Bernedoodle? [Bernese Mountain Dog and a Poodle hybrid]

Bernedoodles are a hybrid breed between the Bernese Mountain Dog and the Poodle. These are unique dogs known for their wonderful personalities and wavy coats. Though they aren’t recognized by the American Kennel Club, they do make excellent family dogs, even for those with small children.  Below, we’ll talk a bit about the history of…

What is a Siberian Siamese Cat? (the amazing Neva Masquerade!)
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What is a Siberian Siamese Cat? (the amazing Neva Masquerade!)

If you’re interested in unique cat breeds, you’ll love the Neva Masquerade. Sometimes called the Siberian Siamese cat, the Neva Masquerade cat is recognized by some cat fancier organizations as a separate breed from the Siberian cat due to its coat similarities to Siamese cats.  Keep reading for some more information on Siberian Siamese cats…

Savannah Cat vs Bengal Cat [two wild-looking cats!]
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Savannah Cat vs Bengal Cat [two wild-looking cats!]

Savannah and Bengal cat breeds are fairly similar, but they also have differences which include appearance and temperament. Their history and origins are also completely unique. Both of these cats also have a unique and wild appearance. Both Bengal cats and Savannah cats are great choices for those that are looking for a very energetic,…

Best Horse Breeds for Barrel Racing [5 top breeds with pictures]
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Best Horse Breeds for Barrel Racing [5 top breeds with pictures]

The best horse breeds for barrel racing are athletic, fast, and intelligent, which include the Quarter Horse, the Appaloosa, the Thoroughbred, the Paint Horse, the Arabian, and some other breeds. Barrel horses need a unique blend of traits to be a champion. Keep reading to learn a little more about each of these horse breeds…

Apple Head Chihuahua vs Deer Head [what are the differences and why it matters]
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Apple Head Chihuahua vs Deer Head [what are the differences and why it matters]

Do you know the difference between the apple head and teacup Chihuahua? The Apple Head Chihuahua has a head that is somewhat shaped like an apple. The Teacup Chihuahua is a tiny Chihuahua also called a micro Chihuahua. If you are considering getting a Chihuahua, knowing the differences and what makes them unique matters so…

What is a Border Collie? [is the border collie the world’s smartest dog?]
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What is a Border Collie? [is the border collie the world’s smartest dog?]

Border Collies are highly intelligent, highly active, friendly dogs that are known for their amazing ability to herd animals such as cattle and sheep. Border Collies are family-friendly pet choices that are full of energy and possess a happy disposition.  Keep reading to see why, if you are in the market for a new pet,…

What Causes Leash Reactivity in Dogs [what is a leash reactive dog and why you need to know]
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What Causes Leash Reactivity in Dogs [what is a leash reactive dog and why you need to know]

Leash-reactive dogs are usually calm off-leash but bark, growl, snarl, or lunge at the sight of other dogs, people, or triggers such as bicycles when on a leash. Reactive behavior makes walks unpleasant and often scares owners because it looks like aggressive behavior. Leash reactivity is a common problem with dogs but you can train…

Shaggy Dog Breeds [20 amazing dogs you want to see – pictures]
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Shaggy Dog Breeds [20 amazing dogs you want to see – pictures]

We all love dogs with shaggy and fluffy coats. Luckily, there are many different types of shaggy dogs that range in size and appearance. Shaggy dog breeds have a large variety of coat colors and types. Each dog breed also has a unique history and fascinating appearance. From little teddy bear-looking dogs to large mop…

What To Wear Horseback Riding [english and western horseback riding clothes for summer and winter]
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What To Wear Horseback Riding [english and western horseback riding clothes for summer and winter]

Horseback riding is an enjoyable pastime that anyone can participate in. First, you need to learn the basics of how to ride, and second, you need to know what to wear while riding! If it’s your first time riding a horse you may be unsure of what clothing to wear. There are lots of different…

Shih Tzu Chihuahua Mix [why you want to bring home a ShiChi!]
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Shih Tzu Chihuahua Mix [why you want to bring home a ShiChi!]

The ShiChi dog is a hybrid mix of a purebred Shih Tzu and Chihuahua and is often called a toy breed. They can make excellent pets, especially as apartment dogs. The Shih Tzu Chihuahua Mix is small and full of energy with a bursting personality. They have short attention spans and require a good amount…

Golden Retriever vs Yellow Lab [which breed is best for you]
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Golden Retriever vs Yellow Lab [which breed is best for you]

Finding the right dog for your home is important. Everyone has a different situation and taking the time to research the dogs you are interested in makes good sense.  Many people are intrigued with the Golden Retriever and the Yellow Lab as great family pets. These two dog breeds top the list of popular dog…

Great Dane German Shepherd Mix [do they make good family pets?]
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Great Dane German Shepherd Mix [do they make good family pets?]

Many people love both Great Danes and German Shepherds as household dogs, but what happens if you combine them? You get a wonderful mixed breed called the German Shepherd Great Dane, Great Shepherd, or Dane Shepherd. This hybrid breed is relatively new but is rapidly becoming a well-loved big dog breed.  Keep reading to get…

American Staffordshire Terrier Poodle Mix [pit bull poodle hybrid dog – the Staffypoo]
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American Staffordshire Terrier Poodle Mix [pit bull poodle hybrid dog – the Staffypoo]

The American Staffordshire Terrier Poodle is a rare mix of an American Stafford Terrier and a Poodle which produces a highly intelligent and energetic dog that can make a good family pet. American Staffordshire Terrier Poodles, also known as the StaffyPoo, are beautiful mixed breed, designer dogs that possess many unique qualities which can vary…

Chili Rasbora Care Guide [everything you need to know about this tiny fish]
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Chili Rasbora Care Guide [everything you need to know about this tiny fish]

The popular tiny fish known as the Chili Rasbora or mosquito rasbora is scientifically called Boraras brigittae and is an incredibly popular choice for a nano tank. Their bright colors and tiny size make them irresistible and they are relatively easy to care for them.  Chili Rasbora has a peaceful demeanor and only grows to…

When Do German Shepherd Puppy Ears Stand Up? [how to choose a puppy and train them]
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When Do German Shepherd Puppy Ears Stand Up? [how to choose a puppy and train them]

When getting a German Shepherd puppy, you may wonder if or when their ears will begin to perk up like the adult dogs you see in public. Normally, German Shepherd ears will stand up by the fourth to the fifth month of their lives as long as you give them the love and care they…

Dwelf Cat [what do you know about this peculiar-looking, hairless, munchkin cat?]
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Dwelf Cat [what do you know about this peculiar-looking, hairless, munchkin cat?]

Have you ever heard of the Dwelf cat? The Dwelf cat is a small peculiar-looking cat with no hair! The name “Dwelf” is said to be a combination of “Dwarf” and “Elf”. Dwelf cats are a mixed breed derived from the American Curl, Munchkin, and Sphynx cats. In this article, we are going to discuss…

How to Clean a Goldfish Tank [5 easy steps to keep your Goldfish healthy]
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How to Clean a Goldfish Tank [5 easy steps to keep your Goldfish healthy]

Goldfish aquariums are wonderful ecosystems that thrive with safe, clean water. If you’re wondering how to clean your Goldfish tank, then this article is the right one for you! Cleaning a Goldfish tank means taking care of your water by removing waste from it and excess food. Keeping your tank and decor clear of algae…

Chihuahua German Shepherd Mix [rare and unique dog that can be a great pet]
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Chihuahua German Shepherd Mix [rare and unique dog that can be a great pet]

Both German Shepherds and Chihuahuas are excellent breeds that make wonderful pets. However, you may wonder what are they like when they’re combined as a mixed-breed hybrid dog. German Shepherd Chihuahua mixes are totally unique animals and not often seen but with the right training, they can make excellent family pets. Some call this special…

Are Greyhounds Good Pets? [Everything you need to know about Greyhounds as pets]
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Are Greyhounds Good Pets? [Everything you need to know about Greyhounds as pets]

Many people have a love affair with Greyhound dogs. Heck, they are sleek, fast, and unique-looking animals that you probably have even seen an image of on the side of a bus!  The image of Greyhounds chasing a fake rabbit around a track may come to mind but have you ever wondered if they make…

Are African Dwarf Frogs Good Pets? [how to care for a dwarf frog]
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Are African Dwarf Frogs Good Pets? [how to care for a dwarf frog]

The African Dwarf Frog is a tiny, adorable amphibian frog that is hilarious to watch and makes a great addition to any tank or home. You will love to watch them swim and play. With so much to love in one tiny, affordable package, almost anyone can keep them. Keep reading to learn everything you…

What is a French Bulldog? [the cutest, most lovable dog you will ever see!]
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What is a French Bulldog? [the cutest, most lovable dog you will ever see!]

According to the American Kennel Club, the French Bulldog is currently the fourth most popular dog breed to own in the United States. There are many reasons why this is the case, but the French Bulldog likely has their good looks and good-hearted nature to thank for that.  The French Bulldog, often called Frenchie, has…

How to Ride a Horse for Beginners [tips you need to know before you ride a horse]
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How to Ride a Horse for Beginners [tips you need to know before you ride a horse]

Have you ever thought about riding a horse but don’t have the slightest idea how? If you are a beginner, the best way to learn how to ride is to take horse riding lessons from a professional. Contact local horse stables or horse veterinarians and ask who teaches how to ride horses in your area….

How To Care For a Veiltail Betta Fish [complete care guide, tips & tricks]
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How To Care For a Veiltail Betta Fish [complete care guide, tips & tricks]

If you’ve been admiring the beautiful flowing tails and magnificent colors of the Veiltail Betta fish at your local pet store, this is the guide for you! Bettas, also known as Siamese Fighting Fish, are a long-established very popular fish in the hobby, and for good reason! These hardy, beautiful fish, with distinctive tails that…

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…

Siamese Munchkin Cat [what is a munchkin cat and how much do they cost?]
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Siamese Munchkin Cat [what is a munchkin cat and how much do they cost?]

Munchkin cats are a relatively new breed of cat that are considered to be dwarf cats. They have large eyes, fluffy tails, short stumpy legs, and are high-energy animals. Though there are many types of Munchkin cats, one very popular type is the Siamese Munchkin cat. Siamese Munchkin cats are a blend between Siamese cats…

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 Take Care of an Axolotl [complete guide on what you need to know]
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How to Take Care of an Axolotl [complete guide on what you need to know]

The Axolotl is a unique pet that is a rare type of salamander. Axolotls come from Mexico and as a pet, they have specific care requirements that need to be followed. Axolotls are not considered easy pets to take care of. In this article, I am going to lay out everything you need to know…

Why Does My Chihuahua Have Floppy Ears? [causes and what you can do about it]
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Why Does My Chihuahua Have Floppy Ears? [causes and what you can do about it]

If you get a Chihuahua at a young age, you may notice its ears either staying or becoming floppy. The ears of a Chihuahua puppy will be floppy as are all puppy ears. While there can be many causes of floppy ears some are just natural and should not be a concern. Other causes involve…

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…

What Do Bearded Dragons Eat? [bearded dragon diet and feeding guide]
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What Do Bearded Dragons Eat? [bearded dragon diet and feeding guide]

In the wild, Bearded Dragons eat a variety of foods including fruits, vegetables, and insects. As a Bearded Dragon owner, it may be difficult to find the best mix of foods for your dragon but in general, it should be mostly plant-based matter with some feeder insects included. Some examples are dark leafy greens, Dubai…

Why Do Horses Need Shoes? [should all horses wear horseshoes?]
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Why Do Horses Need Shoes? [should all horses wear horseshoes?]

Many horses wear horseshoes but why? Most domestic horses wear shoes to protect their feet during long days on the farm and walking on hard surfaces or rocky terrain. There are pros and cons concerning the use of horseshoes and some disagreement among horse lovers about if a horse should be shoed or not. Please…

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…

Are German Shepherds Good With Kids? [are german shepherds aggressive]
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Are German Shepherds Good With Kids? [are german shepherds aggressive]

German Shepherds are one of the most recognized and popular dog breeds in the world. In addition to being beautiful, German Shepherds can also be good family dogs that thrive around children if given the proper socialization and training from a young age. Keep reading to learn more about how German Shepherds are great pets…

Black Lab and German Shepherd Mix [what is a Sheprador?]
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Black Lab and German Shepherd Mix [what is a Sheprador?]

German Shepherds and Labradors are both friendly, intelligent, and loyal dogs, with boundless energy and a playful nature. The German Shepherd Labrador mix or Sheprador embodies the qualities of both breeds and is known to be a wonderful companion dog. In this article, you’ll learn about the Labrador and German Shepherd mix dog appearance, their…

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…

What is an Orange Tabby Cat? [why orange tabbies are so popular with cat lovers]
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What is an Orange Tabby Cat? [why orange tabbies are so popular with cat lovers]

Many different cat breeds can have both orange coloring and the tabby coat pattern in their fur. In fact, all orange cats are tabbies no matter what breed of cat they are. This also means that orange tabbies are just as common as they are popular.  Orange tabby cats have been popular with cat lovers…

English vs Western Horseback Riding [which style of riding is best for you?]
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English vs Western Horseback Riding [which style of riding is best for you?]

Let’s get right down to the main questions that every new rider asks about horseback riding: what is the difference between English and Western riding, and which one is right for me? For those who prefer a style of riding that involves more showiness, elegance, and physical poise, English riding would most likely be 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…

Spotted Horse Breeds [beautiful horse breeds you will love with pictures]

Spotted Horse Breeds [beautiful horse breeds you will love with pictures]

Spotted horses have been around for an extremely long time, and people have been infatuated with spotted coats on horses throughout history. A strong interest in these beautiful and unique horses continues to this day.  There are many different horse breeds that can have a spotted coat pattern. This is thanks to a couple of…

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,…

Are Bengal Cats Good Pets? [the good and bad about this amazing cat breed]
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Are Bengal Cats Good Pets? [the good and bad about this amazing cat breed]

The Bengal cat is a truly unique cat breed that attracts many people due to its exotic appearance and friendly personality. One of the most common questions about the Bengal cat breed is whether or not they actually make good pets.  It has been noted by many Bengal owners that their cats tend to do…

How to Choose a Horse Boarding Facility [complete guide to types of equestrian stables]
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How to Choose a Horse Boarding Facility [complete guide to types of equestrian stables]

Choosing a great horse boarding facility begins with knowing what to look for and what to avoid. You want a clean operation that is run by good people experienced with horses and where they always keep the health and safety of your horse as a top priority. I am going to cover all the common…

How to Get a German Shepherd Puppy to Stop Biting [training steps you need to know]
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How to Get a German Shepherd Puppy to Stop Biting [training steps you need to know]

You are excited to start playing with your new German Shepherd puppy However, you soon find that your new puppy likes to bite and those sharp puppy teeth can hurt! Using puppy training techniques such as alternative play or finding professional help, you can get your new German Shepherd dog to stop biting and be…

Mexican Horse Breeds [native horses of Mexico]
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Mexican Horse Breeds [native horses of Mexico]

Horses have played an incredibly important role in Mexican culture for centuries. From Spanish conquistadors to Mexican charros, horses have been used for many purposes and played important roles in Mexican history. Only two horse breeds are native to Mexico. In this article, we’ll talk about some of the history of horses in Mexico. We’ll…

Are Geckos Good Pets? [why geckos make good pets for beginners]
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Are Geckos Good Pets? [why geckos make good pets for beginners]

Geckos are often the beginner reptile owner’s first choice for lizard ownership. Pet lizards are fun and a popular choice for reptile enthusiasts due to their easy care requirements. Adult geckos can be a good choice for someone looking for a new pet that is unique, quirky, sassy, and low maintenance.  While geckos are comparatively…

What is a Cane Corso? [large, powerful dog breed with Roman heritage]
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What is a Cane Corso? [large, powerful dog breed with Roman heritage]

The Cane Corso is a large dog breed that will grab your attention when you see it. These intelligent dogs have their origins in ancient Rome where it was believed that their ancestors joined armies to fight on the enemy lines. They make excellent guard dogs as well as great family pets if precautions are…

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…

Norwegian Forest Cat vs Maine Coon Cat [differences between these large cats]
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Norwegian Forest Cat vs Maine Coon Cat [differences between these large cats]

The Maine Coon Cat and the Norwegian Forest Cat are the two biggest breeds of domestic cats. Known as gentle giants, these two large cats are known to be excellent furry companions and make great family pets. Within this article, we’ll explore the unique characteristics of both breeds, their history, and the best way to…

How to Treat Colic in Horses [colic symptoms, prevention and treatment for your horse]
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How to Treat Colic in Horses [colic symptoms, prevention and treatment for your horse]

About five to ten percent of horses will suffer from colic during their lifetime. Colic is basically pain in your horse’s abdomen area and in severe cases can lead to death if not treated properly. Quick recovery from colic is accomplished by knowing the symptoms with an early diagnosis and then taking quick action. There…

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…

11 Brown Cat Breeds [stunning cats that make great pets with pictures]

11 Brown Cat Breeds [stunning cats that make great pets with pictures]

Brown cats are definitely among the cutest kinds of cats but did you know that brown cats are also fairly rare?  Brown cats are not very common. However, there are several different cat breeds that can have brown fur. This includes the stunning Havana Brown, the Oriental Shorthair, the Persian, the York Chocolate cat, and…

Akhal-Teke Horse Breed [the horses of Turkmenistan!]
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Akhal-Teke Horse Breed [the horses of Turkmenistan!]

Akhal-Teke horses are a specialized, rare breed of horse originating from Turkmenistan. Originally bred as long-distance racers, these horses are easily recognized by the metallic sheen of their golden color coat, which earned them the nickname ‘golden horse’. Keep reading to find out everything you want to know about the appearance and history of these…

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…

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