Posted November 2, 2017 by Myra Per-Lee

An amazing number of online pet sellers, and even pet shipping services, are a scam. Do you really want to take a chance buying a pet online?

Posted October 23, 2017 by Rebecca West

The results of a quiz aimed at potential exotic pet owners has revealed a sad lack of overall concern for the welfare of wild animals forced into captivity.

Posted October 14, 2017 by Rebecca West

Dogs and cats weren't the only animals ancient Egyptians kept as pets. Check out what other creatures archeologists have found buried in an 1,800-year-old cemetery in the port town of Berenike.

Posted September 28, 2017 by Rebecca West

A lot of pets seem inexpensive at first glance. Once you investigate, however, you may find that a cheap asking price doesn't always equate to a cheap pet.

Posted September 22, 2017 by Ron Callari

How do you tell an albino gorilla from other members of his species? Perhaps, because he sports a dapper white coat? Albinism in animals and humans is associated with a number of defects such as photophobia and pertains to a complete absence of melanin, resulting in little to no color in their skin, hair and eyes. It is so rare that to date there’s only one albino gorilla on record. But albinism is not the only condition that whitens an animal's appearance.

Posted September 21, 2017 by Rebecca West

Aviary birds are considered prey in the wild. Because of this, illnesses can often go undetected until it's too late. Learn what to look for before things get out of hand.

Posted August 29, 2017 by Rebecca West

Satisfy your chinchilla's needs with these inexpensive and highly-rated products designed to sate their desires and promote health for a longer, happier life in captivity.

Posted August 23, 2017 by Rebecca West

Thinking about getting an inexpensive pet because they'll be cheap to keep? Think again. Check out this list of the six most expensive pets to own when it comes to vet bills.