Which Pet Reptile Is Right for Me?

Before you go to a store to buy a reptile, know that there are plenty of animal rescue organizations dedicated to saving these scaly animals. Too many people... More
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Can You Overfeed a Goldfish?

"Goldfish" is a fancy name for the common carp. Because the goldfish is bred for looks not functionality, it has a very delicate internal system. Its organs are... More
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Why Do Snakes Hiss?

A snake's hiss is a mode of defense snakes use in order to evoke fear into their attackers. And, may I add, this hissing tactic usually works well... More
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Why Do Snakes Yawn?

One would think that a yawning snake is a tired snake and vice versa but, no, a yawning snake can mean different things! The Bulge & Big Head... More
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Are Fish Expensive Pets?

The answer depends on what type of fish you intend to buy. The species itself could fetch a large sum and the equipment necessary to care for the... More
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What Are the Most Sociable Reptiles?

Are reptiles social animals? Some say "no" but then how can you account for all of those Galapagos Island Green Iguanas basking together in the morning sun? Okay,... More
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How Big Do Teacup Piglets Get?

If you're considering buying a teacup piglet, please stop considering it. This recent marketing scam is just that - an attempt to defraud people into buying into the... More
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Low Maintenance Pets

Even if we love animals not all of us have the perfect situation for dogs, cats, and other domesticated creatures that require loads of time and attention. Fortunately,... More
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What Do Hermit Crabs Eat?

Hermit crabs are omnivores and can eat almost anything. In fact, they are a pretty unfussy lot - preferring to be scavengers, living as bottom-feeders, and even feasting... More
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Rat Care Basics

If you've decided to adopt a rat as a pet, you are probably very open to hearing what rats need to live happy lives. While they may look... More
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