Pets and Animals
How Often Should I Bathe My Dog?
How often should I bathe my dog? The answer to this question is- It Depends because every dog is different. It depends upon how long your dog,s coat is, how active they are, their lifestyle and if they have any skin problems. It could range from a couple of times a week to once every few months.
How Zoo and Aquarium Comments Affect Your Career
Most people are probably aware that their comments on social media play a large and increasing part in whether they are selected for interview when they apply for a zoo job. Today your social media comments are almost a secondary CV and a very important one.
A Zookeeper by Any Other Name Would Smell as Sweet
Zoo Keepers are the oil which ensure that the Zoo engine runs efficiently. Their dedication to duty cannot be surpassed.
World Otter Day
World Otter Day was first established in 2014 by the International Otter Survival Fund and has taken place on the last Wednesday of May each year since. In 2022 this takes place on the 25th. Most of the thirteen species of otters are under some sort of threat.
World Bee Day
World Bee Day has been observed and celebrated on the 20th May since 2018. Bees are important to all of us. Something in the region of 35% of the foods we eat are dependent on bees for their pollination. Without bees the variety you see on the supermarket shelves would be much
World Saiga Day
World Saiga Day has been celebrated each year since 2011 but has been observed locally in schools in Uzbekistan since 2008. The early date in May corresponds with the birth of the springtime calves. In 2022 World Saiga Day is on the 6th May.
The Four Species of Pet Bearded Dragons
Did you know there are actually 8 species of bearded dragons? All of them come from different parts of Australia and most of them can not be kept as pets. Let us take a look at the 4 types that can be kept as pets.
International Tarsier Day
The fourth of May was chosen as International Tarsier Day. A day to celebrate one of the smallest primates and the only one which is purely carnivorous. This tiny South East Asian primate is under threat from habitat loss, the pet trade and killed as a 'snack food'.
How to Teach Your Puppy to Stay?
The "Stay" command just asks the puppy to sit in place and extends butt-floor contact time. You can use this power command to prevent your puppy from chasing animals, going out of the door when people are coming and going, jumping on people, etc.
Fish Farming: How to Produce and Manage a Fishery in the Tropics
An extensive but not exhaustive guide in managing your own fishery from scratch.
All About the Maine Coon Cat - "The Gentle Giant"
Maine Coon cats are known as "the gentle giant" due to their sweet disposition, although large and hardy they have a kitten like personality that remains with them throughout their lives. They are smart, cuddly, sweet, gentle, and friendly sociable cats.
World Hyaena Day
27th April is World Hyaena Day. It is unfortunate that the Hyaena gets some bad press, often depicted as scavenging cowards whereas the opposite is true. They are accomplished hunters with strong social bonds. Take some time out today to learn more about these wonderful animals.
How to Breed Guppies Like Crazy! (Part 2)
This is a continuation and the second part of a two-part article. Learn how to breed guppies like crazy. I make quite a bit of money selling guppies that I breed out of my two bedroom apartment. You can do it too!
How Many Breeds of Dogs Are There in The World?
It is difficult to answer this question because many separate purebreds are not yet recognized. Every new dog breed was bred and adapted to the environment over a period ranging from physical appearance to temperament.
Top 10 Dog Breeds of 2022 According to AKC Ranking
There have been many variations in the rankings from 2009, and also this ranking changes each year. The selection of breeds depends on numerous variables. Let us talk about the top 10 dog breeds in the world.
The French Bulldog Is Popular, Affectionate, and Smart
The French Bulldog is a super popular dog breed with a big personality. As a highly intelligent dog, the French Bulldog needs people to take proper care of them. Here we will talk about the different aspects of its personality and what you need to do if you want to get one.
Poodle Breed: Is a Poodle Right for You?
The poodle is a cute, little dog that is used as a great companion, show dog, and many other things. The poodle is a great dog because it is so trainable. They are very easily trained to do tricks and other useful things.
Did You Know a Chinchilla Can Be a Great Pet?
According to American Humane, there are great benefits to raising chinchillas as pets. If you're thinking of raising a pet chinchilla, you have to learn more about them. It's important to understand they are completely different than other house pets.
Separation Anxiety in Pets Is Manageable
Separation anxiety refers to a condition when your pet becomes anxious and shows destructive and fearful behavioral when you are not present or have left the pet alone. The most important thing to do is to not be upset, angry or reprimand your pet when you come home.
How Do You Express Gratitude to Your Animals?
Expressing gratitude to your animals doesn't just make them happy, it also makes you happy. When you express gratitude to your animals, it makes you feel good. If you are an animal lover like most of us are, you have probably tried to express gratitude to your animals to make them feel good.
Why Dogs are Loyal to their Owners?
Everyone knows that dogs are loyal creatures. Moreover, they are man’s best friends. This is not just for this era, but a story that goes past ages to the beginning of life on earth. Many people will say, that it is a genetic quality.
A Day in the Life of a Beloved Family Dog. From My Perspective.
Libby has a number of things she'd like to address, to set the record straight. Speak, Mooch! Speak!
Worming of Pets - When and How to Carry It Out
Worms are the most common parasitic organisms in dogs and cats. They can be found in the mouth, Esophagus, stomach, intestines and even the blood stream in your pet. They can be either roundworms or flatworms. Roundworms are the most common type and are generally referred to as tape worms
Tips to Train Your Dog to Stop Eating Poop
Potty Training, Training your dog the 'Leave It' command and 'To Come' when called are also helpful in keeping your dog from eating stool. Keep your dog away from access to poop. Make sure that you are providing your dog with plenty of playtime to prevent boredom, stress and separation anxiety.
Why Do Dogs Generally Have Wet Noses?
Wet noses in dogs are common and most people believe that a wet nose is a sign of good health and having a dry nose is a sign of illness. But this is just a myth. Dogs dissipate heat through panting and by evaporation of moisture through noses and paws( sweat glands present in feet and the nose).
20 Best Dog Breeds for RV Living
RV living can be exciting. You can go wherever you want to be. But it can be an issue if you want to have your pet on your side all the time. How can you do this if you end up stressed out? The best thing to do is to find the best dog for RV living.
Know All About What and How To Feed Cats
Cats are known to be one of the most loved animals on the planet. You will find them making a home in people's houses and yards. These furry creatures demand a lot of attention and love. They are a pet that requires a lot of care.
Should You Buy a Dog Tent or Not?
Pet tents provide a warm, safe space for your dog to enjoy at night. They're ideal for dogs that sleep outside in the cold, as well as for any dog owner looking to give his pet a cozying place to sleep indoors. It's important to understand that pet tents aren't for every dog.
What's the Origin of Domestic Cats?
The most popular pet in America, and one of the most popular pets in the world, is the domestic cat. There are so many different breeds, each with their own qualities, that there is something for everyone. The domestic cat is the product of thousands of years of evolution,