Can You Teach An Old Ferret New Tricks?

Can You Teach An Old Ferret New Tricks?

They say you cannot teach an old dog new tricks, but how about an old ferret? Can you teach an old ferret new tricks or any tricks for that matter? Basic Training Ferrets are considered to...
Ferrets and Everything You Need to Know Before Adopting

Ferrets and Everything You Need to Know Before Adopting

Ferrets have been kept as domesticated pets for thousands of years. The belief is that they were initially tamed and trained for hunting rabbits. A ferret is a harmless form of the polecat with...

Why Your Dog is a Copycat

We know it can be absolutely adorable when dogs copy each other. When they start doing the same precious thing as their furry friends at the park? Or encouraging their own favorite behaviors?We know, we know....
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How to Identify Less Obvious Forms of Animal Cruelty

Animal cruelty goes far beyond yelling or hitting. Sometimes the abuse isn't visible at first glance. Fortunately, there are ways for the savvy eye to recognize when an animal is mistreated even if it's not...
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Protecting Pets From Domestic Violence

Humans aren’t the only ones affected by domestic violence.  Domestic violence often extends to family pets as well.  Prior to 2006, there really no provision for pets in a domestic violence situation under the...
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What To Do If You Suspect Animal Abuse

Animal abuse can happen anywhere at any time. From neglect to hoarding situations to domestic violence abuse, animals often face dangerous surroundings and situations every day. While it's upsetting to think about or witness,...
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The Calmest Dog Breeds

It’s great having a pet that is on your same temperament. When it comes to dogs, it's easy to assume that they will all be high-energy pups, but that's not always the case. Here are...
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3 Exotic Pets – Skunk, Tarantula, Hedgehog

 Would you consider adopting an exotic pet?Some of us just like to be a little more exotic when we choose our companions. There is nothing wrong with wanting a pet that’s a little different...
Do White Rats Make Good Pets

Do White Rats Make Good Pets?

Do white rats make good pets? Believe it or not, they've been compared to cats and dogs in terms of companionship.White rats enjoy and benefit...
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Breed Spotlight: 15 Facts About German Shepherds

German Shepherds are incredible dogs. For many who aren't German Shepherd owners, knowledge on the breed doesn't go far beyond knowing that they are typically...
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Does My Dog Need Fish Oil Supplements?

There's been a lot of hype over the last few years of the benefits of fish oil supplements in the human diet. Fish oil,...
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Puppy Vaccinations Schedule and Tips

After you adopt a puppy, be sure to keep to keep to a puppy vaccinations schedule. Just like with human babies, puppies also need protection...

4 Fun Facts about Cats You Didn’t Know

There are some fascinating facts about cats. They often do things that boggle the mind and bring a giggle along the way. However, there...
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LOL: The Top 10 Wackiest Dog Names

When you meet your new pup for the first time, it's much like meeting your baby for the first time. There are so many...
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10 Dog Facts You May Not Know

And maaaybe a few you did.
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Introducing A New Cat to the Family

Introducing a new cat into any relationship can be hard. If you've ever owned a cat, you understand just how unique a pet they are. They need...
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Training to be a Search and Rescue Dog

Search and rescue is a very important part of a dog’s training if you are interested in that arena. While it is optimal to...
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When Cats Don’t Get Along….

Cats are among some of the most territorial animals that humans can have as pets. Unlike dogs, they become attached to their environment even...


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