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Do You Know About America’s Monkey Island?

The mysterious 500 acre forest of Morgan Island holds a massive colony of nearly 4,000 rhesus monkeys, but strangely enough, this island is just off the coast of South Carolina! How did the monkeys get there? Why are there so many of them? Why didn’t you know about this?

Animal Intelligence: Is Your Dog Or Cat Smarter Than You?

Who's to really say how smart our pets are? Is there any way to measure? Truth be told, scientists have discovered that several animal species  can recall past experiences and have a distinct mental perspective,  albeit one very different from humans. Read on for some more information, and hopefully, a few laughs too.

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!

Meet 3 Of Earth’s Loudest Animals!

When you’re trying to sleep in on the weekend, you might feel like that singing blue jay happily perched right outside your window is the loudest creature alive. Consider yourself lucky, as nature has plenty of much louder and more obnoxious animals that really tick off their neighbors!

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:

Tips To Help America’s Manatees

These gentle gray giants bob and drift all over the great state of Florida, and I’ve seen plenty of manatees enjoying the fantastic weather over the years. That said, this vulnerable species is still an ardently protected animal by the US government, and here are a few ways to help care for America’s manatees:

How To Make A First Aid Kit For Your Pets

We all continuously care for, love and want nothing but the very best for our animal friends, but accidents and illnesses happen. Don’t let you and your pet suffer when you can easily build a kit to keep you prepared if and when the worst happens!