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.

The Acrobatic Rock Hyrax

The rock hyrax looks very similar to a guinea pig or a large rabbit with very short ears. But this animal has teeth, toes, and a cranial structure very similar to that of an elephant. In fact, the similarities are…

Obesity in Rabbits – Causes and Symptoms

Believe it or not, obesity in rabbits can result in some serious illnesses. It also plays an important role in their health, just like it does in overweight humans, dogs, cats, and even birds. An excess of weight is a…

All About The Tibetan Antelope

Also known as the chiru, the Tibetan antelope is a mammal that lives in Asia. It’s quite famous there and was even chosen as a mascot for the 2008 Beijing Olympics. What are they like and where are they found?…

Which Dog Breeds Are Most Popular Among Celebrities?

When it comes to celebrities, luxury, pampering and extravagance are the order of the day. Our celebrity idols often adopt exotic pets, dressing them up in expensive clothing and jewelry befitting their new-found status. Want to know which dog breeds…

How to Keep Your Horse Cool in Summer

A horse’s body temperature increases much quicker than other animals and this makes them more sensitive to the heat. If you want to prevent your horse from getting sick, knowing how to keep your horse cool will be important. Heat…

Fish Owners: Do Goldfish Need a Big Tank?

Goldfish (Carassius auratus) suffers more than most fish. This has a lot to do with many false ideas about them, and the unfortunate lack of information on how to properly care for them. Many people keep them in small fish…

Domestic Ferrets: Habits and Behavior

Domestic ferrets have become popular pets in recent years. Nowadays, you might even see owners taking their ferrets out for a walk, just like a dog. But what’s it really like to have a ferret as a pet? If you’re…

What Dog Owners Do to Take Their Dogs on the New York Subway

Until recently, seeing a pet on public transport was unthinkable. However, more and more cities are becoming “pet-friendly“, meaning they’re allowing pets on public transport… with certain restrictions. In this article, we’ll tell you what dog owners do to take…

All About the Feline Digestive System

A cat’s body contains different systems, like the digestive system, which work together with other organs from other systems. In this way, the organism can stay healthy and carry out its vital functions. Today we’ll take a detailed look at…

The Origin of the Domestic Dog

Where did dogs come from? This is a question countless people have asked. In previous articles, we’ve explained that they descended from wolves. But how did the domestic dog originate? And why are there so many different dog breeds? If…

The Reasons Why Cats Have Rough Tongues

Cats are enigmatic animals, partly due to their appearance and movements, and partly due to their great skills. One of the many mysteries surrounding them is just why cats have rough tongues. Cats only lick the people they love very…

Why Do Cats Make Noise When They Mate?

Many find the fact that cats make noise when they mate puzzling. There are many myths about this. The idea that intercourse is painful for cats, which is why they make so much noise, has become really popular. Certainly, the…

The Percheron: The Samson of the Horse World

The Percheron is a horse breed known for its strength and robustness. It’s an animal that many people consider the largest in the world. Known as the “Samson of the horse world” due to its strength, today we want to…

The Patas Monkey: Meet This Fascinating Primate

There’s a whole world of biodiversity in the primate group of animals. So, it’s not hard to find fascinating animals you’ve probably never heard of before, and ones that haven’t even been studied much. One of the most interesting of the unknown…