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.

Dewclaws: Why do Mastiffs have them?

Do mastiffs have thumbs? During the slow course of evolution, body parts adapt and change. However, some parts are stuck in the limbo or remain on the body and are no longer useful. This is much like the dewclaws on…

How Dolphins Know When Orcas Are Around

Dolphins and whales can recognize the sounds that the most aggressive cetaceans on the planet make when they perform their hunting strategies, and they flee in fear. This is how dolphins know when orcas are near The orca is one…

Can You Go Shopping With Your Pet?

Pets have always been a part of humans’ lives. Even though there has always been a separation between animals and humans, little by little these beloved creatures have been making their way into more areas of their owners’ lives. For example,…

Purring: Why do cats do it?

If there is anything that makes cats stand out, it has to be the peculiar sound they make. Experts are still trying to figure out what purring means and how cats do it. Read this article to find out everything you’ve…

Miniature Pets: the new pet trend

The new trend of miniature pets seems to be here to stay. From mini-dogs to mini-cows, there seems to be no limit. That’s why today there are many people who want a tiny household pet as a companion. Just like…

5 Different Greyhound Breeds

Everyone has heard about Greyhounds, but did you know there are different Greyhound breeds? Continue readint this aricle to find out about the most well-known Greyhound breeds. Different Greyhound breeds Afghan Greyhound This is breed — in the picture above…

Meet the Kiwi, A Flightless Bird

Many people have described the fauna of Oceania as strange. One of these strange animals is the kiwi which is a flightless bird with feathers that look like a coat of fur.  Also, this creature has whiskers and no tail along…