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Follow My Pets – The Social Media App for Your Furry Friends

Published: November 13, 2018 4:42pm 477 Views

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Teddy Bear Hamster: Lifespan And Characteristics

Published: October 1, 2018 6:51pm 1176 Views

Teddy Bear Hamster: Lifespan And Characteristics

Teddy bear hamsters are incredibly cute and make great pets,  the common name for what’s known as the Syrian hamster. The average lifespan of a teddy bear hamster is about 2-3 years in captivity, and less time in the wild.

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8 Tips when Traveling with your Pets

Published: October 1, 2018 6:34pm 1008 Views

8 Tips when Traveling with your Pets

Taking your pets on a road trip, or a plane requires proper planning. Try to find the safest and most comfortable mode of transportation for so that they don’t get exhausted and are able to enjoy the most with you.

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13 of the World’s Tiniest Dog Breeds

Published: October 1, 2018 5:45pm 1075 Views

13 of the World’s Tiniest Dog Breeds

We're going to be honest here: These small breeds, weighing approximately six to 14 pounds, are irresistibly cute, and resistance is futile.

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Frogs, Snakes and Lizards are Exciting Options

Published: October 1, 2018 5:09pm 1055 Views

Frogs, Snakes and Lizards are Exciting Options

Within the realm of reptiles, color can be a retailer’s best ally in terms of providing customers with a unique pet experience. Some of the most colorful reptiles around are becoming available to retailers for sale to customers.

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Helpful Tips For Raising A New Puppy

Published: October 1, 2018 5:03pm 1078 Views

Helpful Tips For Raising A New Puppy

The goal is to provide your puppy with a safe environment, but there is a fine line between safety and being overprotective.

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Tips To Introduce Your Foster Pet To Your Resident Pets

Published: October 1, 2018 4:04pm 1047 Views

Tips To Introduce Your Foster Pet To Your Resident Pets

Animals are far more unpredictable in their behaviors than humans are, and even the tamest and manageable pup can become anxious and out of sorts when a new dog comes into the home.

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5 Financial Tips for Raising a Pet

Published: September 4, 2018 5:12pm 1480 Views

5 Financial Tips for Raising a Pet

Raising a pet requires a lot of financial responsibility. You need to make sure that you can meet your pet’s every need.

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Tips for Keeping Gardens Pet Friendly

Published: September 4, 2018 5:05pm 1430 Views

Tips for Keeping Gardens Pet Friendly

Make sure your garden is not only pleasing aesthetically but is also a trustworthy environment for anyone who enters, four-legged friends included.

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Vaccinating Exotic Animals

Published: September 4, 2018 5:01pm 1417 Views

Vaccinating Exotic Animals

Exotic animals are susceptible to the same infectious diseases that affect domestic animals.

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Geckos Make Great Low Maintenance Pets

Published: September 4, 2018 4:46pm 1432 Views

Geckos Make Great Low Maintenance Pets

Not all pets have to be furry friends! Learned about low maintenance crested geckos.

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Parrots Make Wise Investment Decisions To Get Walnuts

Published: September 4, 2018 4:38pm 1468 Views

Parrots Make Wise Investment Decisions To Get Walnuts

Macaws and African grey parrots can learn the value of tokens and choose to make investments that will earn them a better snack in the long-run.

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Routine Aquarium Maintenance

Published: September 4, 2018 4:30pm 1408 Views

Routine Aquarium Maintenance

Any regular routine is better than no maintenance at all.

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3 Things to Know about the New Puppy in Your Neighborhood

Published: September 4, 2018 4:13pm 1493 Views

3 Things to Know about the New Puppy in Your Neighborhood

A week ago, we brought home our first puppy, a 7-week-old Giant Schnauzer we’ve named Bleu.

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Back To School Tips For Your Pets

Published: July 31, 2018 10:32am 2223 Views

Back To School Tips For Your Pets

Going back to school involves committing to a new routine. Help your pets adjust with these quick tips.

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Pit Bull Myth or Fact

Published: July 31, 2018 10:27am 2191 Views

Pit Bull Myth or Fact

It is a fact that Pit Bulls are one of the most maligned and misunderstood dog breeds in the world. Here are some of the myths as well as the truth relating to Pit Bulls.

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Family Dog Can Help Reduce ADHD Symptoms in Kids

Published: July 31, 2018 10:22am 2202 Views

Family Dog Can Help Reduce ADHD Symptoms in Kids

The study group assisted by therapy dogs fared significantly better with improved attention and social skills at only eight weeks and demonstrated fewer behavioral problems.

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10 Foods Dogs Can't Eat

Published: July 31, 2018 10:05am 2203 Views

10 Foods Dogs Can't Eat

Some foods, such as chocolate, are tasty for humans, but toxic to dogs. So are macadamia nuts and avocado. Go figure! Which foods should you not give your dogs? Here are 10 of them, in no particular order.

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What is a Degu?

Published: July 31, 2018 9:55am 2200 Views

What is a Degu?

Degus are incredibly social creatures. They live in small, tightly-knit groups of up to 5-10 that together make up colonies of up to 100 members.

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Things You Should Know Before Getting a German Shepherd

Published: July 31, 2018 9:42am 2190 Views

Things You Should Know Before Getting a German Shepherd

The German Shepherd or Alsatian is best known for its role as a service dog and is a highly intelligent and loyal companion.

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How to Build a Cat Tree and Scratching Post

Published: July 31, 2018 9:32am 2229 Views

How to Build a Cat Tree and Scratching Post

Your cat will enjoy multiple levels, perhaps one enclosed like a little cubby-house and one platform, and some dangling toys to play with. It must be sturdy enough that your cat can climb it without it swaying.

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Pet Rat Care Guide

Published: July 31, 2018 9:17am 2220 Views

Pet Rat Care Guide

Rats have only gained popularity as pets in the past hundred years or so. Like any pet, they depend on their human keepers for everything: food, housing, warmth, medical care, and entertainment.

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Exotic Family-Friendly Hamster Alternatives

Published: July 6, 2018 10:45am 2470 Views

Exotic Family-Friendly Hamster Alternatives

Exotic pets requires extra TLC from owners willing to make the necessary commitments and sacrifices. Hectic households and families with young, aggressive or impatient children should avoid these pets.

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Stress-Free Fish Tank Auto Cleans Using Plants

Published: July 6, 2018 10:25am 2435 Views

Stress-Free Fish Tank Auto Cleans Using Plants

Back to the Roots, an Oakland startup that makes a compact, self-cleaning aquaponics tank. It provides a nice place to house your fish, with a miniature garden that filters the water and repurposes fish waste as fertilizer.

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Vets Warn Carrots are BAD for Rabbits

Published: July 6, 2018 10:03am 2436 Views

Vets Warn Carrots are BAD for Rabbits

Veterinarians are telling rabbit owners to hold back on the carrots... Learn why!

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Fashion Statement? Horse’s Shoes

Published: July 6, 2018 9:41am 2399 Views

Fashion Statement? Horse’s Shoes

A horse’s shoes are something that are, of course, put onto their feet. The process doesn’t hurt the horse, because the shoes are attached to the hooves of the horses.

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Heat Exhaustion in Dogs

Published: July 6, 2018 9:16am 2465 Views

Heat Exhaustion in Dogs

What are the signs of heat stress in dogs? Dogs with flat-faces or thick coats are especially at risk. Discover dog safety in the heat.

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Tips for Keeping your Pets Tick Free this Summer

Published: July 6, 2018 8:59am 2408 Views

Tips for Keeping your Pets Tick Free this Summer

It’s likely going to be another bad year for ticks, but there are things you can do to protect yourself and your pets.

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The Best Treats for your Puppy

Published: June 8, 2018 11:58am 2424 Views

The Best Treats for your Puppy

Walking in the pet store can be overwhelming for most new dog owners. Learn the best practice when purchasing treats for your puppy.

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Tips for Road Tripping with your Pet

Published: June 8, 2018 11:51am 2448 Views

Tips for Road Tripping with your Pet

Travel is fun, but takes a pet out of their regular routine and environment. Browse these travel tips on how to keep your pet happy and healthy because there is nothing worse than having a sick animal on the road.

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