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Pro Pet Tip: Feeding Your Ferrets

I’ve owned two of the stinky slinkies, aka “ferrets,” over the years, and I can safely tell you that a healthy diet goes a very long way when it comes to the longevity, health and happiness of your pet ferret. It is way too easy to provide poor nutrition to a ferret, so here’s a handy list of tips to ensure your ferret eats well!

Pro Pet Tip: Feeding Your Guinea Pigs

We all want your fuzzy, bouncy, chirping guinea pigs to grow up to be big, strong and healthy, so I put together a cheat sheet to help your chunky rodent pals get the most out of mealtime:

Russian Poachers Nutty For Pet Squirrels!

Due to the recent pet craze sweeping through Moscow, squirrels are rapidly disappearing from public parks. Don’t these people know that wild squirrels are absolutely terrible pets?!

Tortoises Get Tattoos To Fend Off Poachers!

Rhinos and elephants aren’t the only animals that are commonly harvested for their parts, as several large tortoise species have had their numbers slashed in the wild as pets. Thankfully, this one oddball technique seems to keep the poachers at bay…

See The Top 10 Invasive Species In Florida!

Escaped exotic pets, farm animals allowed to run free, and other wily species have taken advantage of Florida’s subtropical climate for hundreds of years. You might be surprised to learn about the animals living in my backyard:

True Facts About the Frog -- The Crazy Animal Video of the Day!!!

While extremely funny, this awesome little video about frogs is also quite educational.  I learned things that... well, frankly, I'm not sure I ever wanted to know about these critters.

The Top Three Designer Betta Fish Aquariums

Let’s face it: Your beautiful betta fish is far too good for the mediocre goldfish bowl that he’s drifting in right now. If you’re ready to upgrade your Siamese fighting fish’s home, while adding a piece of unique décor to your home, check out these three designer options for your frilly fish:


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