Educational

Evolution Speeding Up From The Days Of Land-Dwelling Whales

As many of us learned in our high school biology classes of yesteryear, the evolution of animals can take thousands of years, or more. Yes, you might say it moves at a snail's pace. The process is of course different for each species as the speed differs from organism to organism.

Prosthetic Legs For A Cat! The Animal Video Of The Day!!!

By now we've all seen cats, dogs, and even pigs with little wheels in place of their legs.  But this prosthetic technique is rare--and seems to work quite well.

5 Best Pets For Kids Before Getting A Dog Or Cat

Small starter pets can help kids get into the swing of caring for larger pets that may require more time, care and discipline.

World's First Test Tube Puppies Make Their Debut

Through the use of in vitro fertilization (IVF) the world’s first litter of puppies has been born, and they’re just as cute and bouncy as puppies created the old fashioned way.

Studies Show Marine Mammals Exhibit Happiness And Sorrow

Certain creatures are well known for their sensitive sides. Whales and dolphins have been studied at great length in order to decode their behavior, and they clearly exhibit signs of happiness and sorrow.

The Best Food And Diet For Healthy Pet Rats

Every rat owner feeds their rodent differently, and since they are omnivores, they easily thrive on a wildly varied diet. The trick is figuring out how to ensure that your fancy friend gets all of the nutrition that it needs to live a healthy and happy life. Even if our pretty little rat pals bless our lives for an average of two years, any pet owner worth their saltlick will do their best to make their rats as comfortable, fit and happy as possible. I’ve gathered a few choice ideas for a well-rounded rat’s menu below- Bon Appetite!

Author of 'How To Speak Cat' Gives Surprising Insight Into Feline Personalities

Recently, noted veterinarian Dr. Gary Weitzman, head of the San Diego Humane Society and SPCA, wrote a book entitled How to Speak Cat. In it he gives feline fanciers some insight into their pet's behavior.