Experts Declare Fleas, Ticks And Mosquitoes To Be Year-Round Threat

If you're like most pet owners, you probably assume the threat of fleas, ticks and mosquitoes is just a springtime or summer event, but according to experts the reality of that mindset couldn't be further from the truth. Apparently, the tiny blood-sucking parasites are a constant year-round threat that shouldn't be taken lightly.

A Swarm Of Budgies! The Animal Video Of The Day!!!

One budgie is cute.  A million budgies is a bit overwhelming.  Just the noise alone would be something bordering on insanity...

Treat-Flavored Medications Make Pill Time Easier

Ever had a problem medicating your pet? We've all experienced the half chewed, slimy remnants of what was once a pill being spat back up in front of us and the quizical look on our pets' faces as if we're trying to pull a fast one over on them. Now, flavored pet meds are a game changer.

(Just) 10 Brilliant Photo Finalists From The Wildlife Photographer Of The Year Awards

Yes, just 10 unbelievably brilliant photographs to show you from the group of 100 finalists of the British Natural History Museum's Wildlife Photographer of the Year Award 2015.  The competition is now 51 years old, the oldest and most prestigious wildlife photography challenge in the world, open to professional and amateur photographers of all ages.   If you're considering entering next year, you will be welcome, but take a look at the kind of competition you'll be facing....

Want To Keep Safe During An Epidemic Or Disaster? Let These Animals Guide You

The American Public Health Association (APHA) has prepared 'Ready, Pet, Go,' a public service calendar for kids and adults on the importance of being prepared in case of an epidemic or natural disaster, occurrences that are more prevalent every year.  The calendar is about teaching kids (and adults!) protective tips through lessons learned from animals and even insects like bees!  Read on to see some of the neat photos and captions in the calendar....

Wanna See Something Freaky? The Animal Video Of The Day!!!

Bugs don't generally bother me.  I'm usually the guy called in the room to kill a spider (I don't; I get a cup, trap it, and put it outside).  But this?  This looks like something out of Alien.

20 Things You Never Knew You Could Do With Kitty Litter

Keeping your cat's litter box fresh and dry is just one of the many uses for natural clay kitty litter. We've listed 20 household applications for this simple yet versatile resource that will take the place of all sorts of jobs and specialty products.