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.

Treatments for Rabbits with Fleas

It’s becoming more and more popular to choose pets that aren’t cats or dogs. However, each species has its own specific needs. In this article, we’ll tell you all about treatments for rabbits with fleas. How to detect fleas on…

Characteristics of the Harbor Seal

The common seal is also known as speckled or harbor seal. It inhabits the temperate and cold water coasts, and is the most widespread species of pinnipeds in the world. Continue reading to find out more about it. Physical characteristics…

The Shoebill: Behavior and Habitat

The shoebill is a very curious bird, a native of Africa. A National Geographic documentary described it as a bird with a stork’s legs, a pelican’s beak, and an eagle’s head. It seems like a good description. A shoebill looks…

What on Earth Is the T. Rex Leech?

A little over 10 years ago, experts discovered a new species of leech in Peru: the T. rex leech. The animal, which appeared in the nose of a small girl of nine years of age, received the scientific name of Tyrannobdella…

Do Marine Insects Exist?

In recent years, there have been many surprising and unexpected scientific discoveries of several aquatic insects. However, almost all the species that experts identified lived partially or totally in freshwater areas. Therefore, the question remains if there are really any…

How to Draw Your Pet

Have you ever thought about drawing your pet? It’s not as difficult as you might think; it only requires a few materials and you can do it just about anywhere. Do you want to learn how to draw your pet?…

The Seven Most Common Caterpillars

Caterpillars are the larvae of the different species of insects that make up the order Lepidoptera.  However, the term is also used to designate the larvae of some types of flies and beetles. In today’s article, though, we’ll be looking…

The Monkey Who Attacked a King

It was the year 1920 when a macaque was destined to change the country of Greece forever. The monkey in question attacked King Alexander I, in his residence in Tatoi Palace, in an incident that would lead to his death.…

Is Laser Play Dangerous for Your Pet?

Currently, laser play is a popular thing to do with pets. It seems like a fun exercise for our animal friends. When dogs or cats see the little light scooting across the floor, they can’t resist chasing after it. However,…

The Sea Lamprey: Habitat and Morphology

The sea lamprey is a creature that really does showcase the incredible biodiversity around us. This species of jawless fish is very easy to recognize. Its fearsome appearance and hematophagous diet have earned it the nickname “sea vampire”. Its mouth…