• 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…
  • 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…
  • Are Frogs Good Pets? [best pet frogs for beginners]
    Frogs can make great pets for all ages of pet lovers. They tend to live five to 20 years and are relatively easy to take care of. There is some controversy about having a pet frog though as some say it is cruel and should not be done. Remember, it is important to choose the…
  • 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…
  • 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…
  • Are Guinea Pigs Good Pets? [are they the RIGHT PET for you]
    Guinea pigs have been popular pets for quite some time but do guinea pigs actually make good pets? Yes, for the right person a guinea pig can be a good pet. If you are willing to follow the proper care requirements they can make excellent friendly pets that bring you a lot of joy. Keep…
  • 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…
  • 10 Reasons Why Rabbits Are Good Pets [5 reasons why they are not]
    Rabbits can make great pets. But are they a good fit for your home or lifestyle? Before you run to the pet store, you should know the pros and cons of having a pet rabbit.  Rabbit ownership can be extremely rewarding, but there are some important things you need to know to keep you and…
  • 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…
  • How Long Do Rabbits Live as Pets? [pet rabbit types and lifespans]
    Pet rabbits can live to be eight to ten years old if well taken care of. There have been cases of pet rabbits living even longer. In contrast, it is not unusual for a rabbit in the wild to only live one to three years. The lifespan of a rabbit is determined by many factors,…
  • Best Pet Birds For Beginners [the complete guide]
    The best pet bird for a beginner should be one that is relatively low-maintenance, friendly, and well-suited to your lifestyle and living situation. We recommend Budgies as the best pet bird for beginners. If you’re thinking about getting a bird as a pet, read on as there is a lot to learn before you buy…
  • Are Sugar Gliders a Good Pet? [the complete guide to sugar gliders]
    Sugar Gliders are small marsupials that are about the size of your palm. Recently they have become popular exotic pets. If you have the time and resources for proper care, a Sugar Glider can be one of the cutest and most loving animals to have as a pet. However, there are many reasons not to…
  • Easiest Pet to Take Care Of [17 best low maintenance pets]
    Low-maintenance pets are becoming very popular because they don’t take up too much space or require a lot of your time. Small pets are a good option if you want something that is easy to care for and doesn’t require much human interaction. If you have a family, small children are usually intrigued by small…
  • Pet Snakes for Beginners [the complete guide]
    Owning a snake is an interesting challenge, but approached correctly, these creatures can make fantastic pets! When choosing the best snake for a beginner, you should look for one with a docile temperament, that is easy to handle and easy to care for. It should also be a snake that you enjoy interacting with, and…
  • Best Reptile Pets for Kids [best reptile pets to handle]
    The best reptile to choose as a child’s pet will be easy to care for and easy to house. They shouldn’t require too much time, space, or oversight. They SHOULD, however, welcome being handled, and have features that will attract and hold your child’s attention. Having a reptile as a pet can be a lot…
  • Do Turtles Make Good Pets? [best types of turtles for pets]
    Turtles can make excellent pets for teens and adults who are willing to do their homework and follow health and safety guidelines. Certain species of turtles make much better pets than others. Despite popular belief, turtles are not low-maintenance pets.  Turtles are very beautiful and interesting animals, and this has lured many into bringing these…
  • Bearded Dragon Care Guide [ultimate how-to for beginners]
    Bearded Dragons are great pets but require specific care. You need an enclosure with proper heat and UVB lighting as well as providing them with a nutritious diet of plant matter and insects. These reptiles are fascinating, curious, and enjoy human companionship. So you’ve just adopted a Bearded Dragon. Now what? I have owned several…
  • What is an Axolotl? [are Axolotls good pets?]
    Despite being referred to as the “walking fish” an Axolotl is not a fish. They are aquatic salamanders. Discovered in the high-altitude ancient waters of Lake Chalco and Lake Xochimilco, near Mexico City, their unique charm and look make them popular aquarium pets.  There is a lot to know about having a pet Axolotl. If…
  • Are Rabbits Good Pets? [pet rabbits pros and cons]
    Rabbits can be very good house pets if you take the time to plan for them and understand exactly what is involved in having a rabbit as a pet. Rabbits require more attention and care than a cat or a dog. They can be excellent indoor pets but do need regular exercise. Some people view…
  • What Is a Bearded Dragon? [do they make good pets?]
    Are you looking into a reptile for your next pet? I have owned a variety of different species and can point you in the right direction! A Bearded Dragon is a species of reptile that falls within the lizard family. Although there are a handful of species of Bearded Dragons, the most commonly kept today…
  • Are Ferrets Good Pets? [ferret guide]
    Ferrets can be good pets. They have been domesticated for thousands of years and even used as working animals. Ferrets are not a low-maintenance pet. They require special care and attention that may not be typical for other household pets. If you’re considering adding a ferret as a pet, here are the things you should…