Animals

In addition to the pets we have at home, the animal kingdom is made up of thousands of different species. This section takes a look at some of the most well known, including horses, pigs, and birds, as well as wild animals like lions, whales and monkeys.

15 Fascinating Facts About Horses

Horses have been a part of human history for thousands of years. In that time, they have been involved in a huge range of activities, from farm and industrial work, to wars, sport and recreation. However, there are so many…

Everything You Should Know About Pet Snakes

Snakes are one of those animals you either love or hate. It’s rare to find someone who’s indifferent to them. It’s definitely not a creature people often choose to adopt as a pet and it’s for this reason that there…

Famous British Breeds: The Clydesdale Horse

Getting to know some of the different breeds of horses can be a great way to help bring you closer to these fascinating animals, especially if you live in a city and aren’t used to seeing them on a regular…

Independent Pets

A lot of people talk about the care, intelligence, and characteristics of domestic pets. Generally, people focus on the behavior of dogs and cats when they interact with humans. Many people ask themselves if independent pets exist. The only way…

Dove Care – How to Keep Them Happy

The relationship between human beings and pigeons (or doves) is currently somewhere between love and hate. While some want to keep a dove as a pet and care for them, others are afflicted by columbiphobia (the fear of doves or…

What to Feed Your Turtle or Tortoise

You should feed your turtle or tortoise the nutrients it needs to achieve optimal development. This way, you ensure it stays healthy and lives harmoniously with its surrounding environment. An ideal pet Turtles and tortoises are from the reptile family,…

Discover 6 Amazing Exotic Birds

Who doesn’t like seeing beautiful birds? Exotic birds are really fascinating and have very different characteristics. Would you like to know more about some of them? In this article, discover six of them! Exotic birds you’ll love to get to…

Barbary Sheep – An Invasive Species?

The Barbary sheep were an invasive species for years, but this is now a subject for debate. So, are they truly invasive or not? Generalities The scientific name for Barbary sheep is Ammotragus lervia and it belongs to the goat…

Shoeing a Horse: How to Do it Safely

Shoeing a horse is a decisive moment that determines an animal’s performance in the future. Improper practice when horseshoeing can cause a great deal of pain and even affect a horse’s health. Therefore, it’s important to choose a skilled professional…

Are All Species Important for Preserving Biodiversity?

For many years now, conservationists have selected and protected certain species in the hope of preserving biodiversity. However, the effectiveness of this strategy is often called into question by environmental experts. The question is: why? And aren’t all species equally…

Capturing Wild Animals – The Chamois

Capturing wild animals isn’t an objective in itself but rather a means for wildlife management, research, re-introductions, and transfers. Capturing wild animals – the chamois Chemical methods Tele-anesthesia consists of the remote administration of an anesthetic drug. Intramuscular administration is…

What Is the Mysterious Pyrenean Chamois?

The Pyrenean chamois is one of the least known of all the wild ungulates that inhabit the European mountains. In today’s article, we’re going to give you a brief summary of who this mysterious animal is. Pyrenean chamois The Pyrenean…

Strabismus in Dogs: Causes and Treatment

Just like in humans, strabismus in dogs is an eye disorder where the eyes don’t look in the same direction at the same time. Despite being considered a defect, strabismus is actually a desired trait in certain dog and cat…

Acute Vomiting in Cats – Causes and Solutions

Acute vomiting in cats is a symptom you should definitely monitor if it happens often. Keep in mind that vomiting is one of those anomalous types of behavior or symptoms that doesn’t necessarily pose a serious risk to a cat’s…