Pets

We Got Adopted By A Tortoise!

We got adopted by a tortoise

A few weeks ago a tortoise first started hanging around our home outside and then he started coming right inside. I felt sorry for him in this heat and started feeding him and giving him water. At first he would come inside, get some food and water, then just go …

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6 Tips to Keep Your Cat (and Your Kids) Safe

Tips to keep your cat and your kids safe

Cats are one of my favorite animals. They are independent, loving and full of personality. However often parents voice concern about having cats when they have a baby and lots of parents to be have been advised to get rid of their cats. To me personally I can’t see the …

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Great Tips To Introduce Your Dog To Your Baby

Tips to introduce your dog to your baby

Dogs are truly the most remarkable pets and deserve all the love and attention they can get. But what happens when your furry friend thinks that he is not the center of attention because of the baby? What’s exciting for you and your spouse may prove to be frightening for …

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Why Are Children Happy With a Pet Dog?

Why are children happy with a pet dog

Kids love dogs, and most dogs love kids! Not for dinner but as a friendly companion! Most children love animals anyway. Especially the furry friendly kind! I mean let’s face it, dogs are cute and cuddly and usually always very friendly and loyal too. For that reason, they make great …

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How To Choose The Best Rat Cages

How to choose the best rat cages

So this post has been inspired by the fact that I bought the worst possible rat cage for my kids pet rats when I bought them. Yes I can remember having my own pet rat when I was a kid but I don’t remember any of the details of the …

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Why Rats Make Good Pets For Children

Why rats make good pets for children

When I was growing up my mother got me a rat called Rosie – she was black and white… and pregnant so it turned out. So pretty soon I had a number of rats. I have very fond memories of my little rat Rosie and her babies, which I managed …

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Handy Tips For Traveling With Pets In A Car

Handy tips for traveling with pets in a car

There are a lot of things that car insurance covers, but an overheated pooch’s vet bills ain’t one of them. Travelling with animals isn’t always easy, because they can get carsick, bored, restless, hungry, and downright irritating. It takes a little planning to make sure that they are comfortable, safe, …

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8 Reasons to Raise Your Children Around Pets

8 Reasons to raise your children around pets

We all know that pets are some of the best things in our lives. They are the shoulder that we need to cry on when we need or they are our best friends whenever we need a good laugh. However, did you know that when you raise your children around …

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How to Introduce Your Cat To Your New Baby

How to Introduce your cat to your new baby

Mothers to be frequently visit shelters in tears with their cats in tow after being advised by family members and obstetricians that cats are not great for pregnancy or a new baby. It is very easy to succumb to these claims if you are not aware of all the facts. …

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Cat Care for Kids

Cat Care for Kids

Growing up with pets in the family home is wonderful for the entire family, but especially for the children. Have you ever seen how a toddler’s face lights up when they see a dog or a cat? Just by this simple fact it is easy to see how pets can …

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