Are you a pet monkey enthusiast who love taking care of monkeys of all species and animals in general? Pet monkeys seem cute, cuddly to handle, attention getters and intelligent at all times. The most intelligent ones possess human-like traits and can perform fascinating tasks such as flipping a light switch, towing movable objects, memorizing numbers, climbing on bookshelves and perform other related monkey-helper tasks. (more…)
Leopard cubs are cuddly and beautiful right? Well, the process of owning a leopard can be a stressing one if you don’t have the right information. A leopard is a cute and wonderful animal if it is well handled and cared for properly. Before owning a leopard, consider the following factors.
Before buying a leopard pet, make sure that your state allows exotic and big cats pets. Currently, 21 states in the United States ban all dangerous exotic pets. Five states do not have laws on keeping dangerous wild animals. If you live in North Carolina, South Carolina, Alabama, Nevada and Wisconsin, then you can get a wild pet without any restrictions. If your state doesn't have a ban, you need to check the states regulations before buying the pet. (more…)
Invertebrates are fascinating species to keep, but not all of them are ideally suited for beginners. Some are poisonous posing a huge risk to keeping them. Choosing the right one from a vast array of spiders, scuttling insects, scorpions among others, represent a daunting prospect. When starting out, it is good to identify which ones are docile and which ones are aggressive, to command a highly specialized care.
We have outlined our list of the top 5 inverts exotic pet enthusiasts should keep. (more…)
For the majority of people around the world, owning a bird is one of the great joys of their lives. There is a broad range of available exotic pet bird species that can be easily tamed. Exotic birds are highly entertaining pets that develop strong bonds with their owners. Research is needed when deciding to adopt birds, as some require extensive care and a great deal of daily interaction with their owners.
Here are our top 5 picks for exotic birds kept as pets. (more…)
Are you for the playful pet? A wallaby is your ideal pet. Wallabies are very playful and fun to be around. Wallabies are unique little macropods with special behaviors. During hot climate, you will find wallabies licking and salivating on their pawns as a way to cool themselves. Wallabies usually regurgitate their food laying down and then re-consume it. Before buying a wallaby pet, it is very critical to understand their behaviors to know how to handle them. Wallabies are considered very cuddly, social and playful with other house pets. (more…)
There are many types of snakes, both small and gigantic, kept as pets. With more than 2,900 snake species found across the world, you would have different kinds of snakes readily available to choose from. However, we are only going to talk about keeping the most popular type- the corn snake. (more…)
- Helps to avoid obesity - Prevents loss of muscle tone - Prevents accumulation of fats around animal organs and subsequent illness - Averts aggression due to confinement in one place - Averts boredom and depression especially if exercise is fun and playfulWhile dogs and cats are walked, some exotic pets may not be exercised in a similar manner. We have created a list of activities that you might introduce in your exotic pet exercise routine.(more…)