4 Reasons Why Large Exotic Pets are Not Urban-Friendly

4 Reasons Why Large Exotic Pets are Not Urban-Friendly

At first glance, the idea of having a pet tiger or crocodile sounds pretty neat. These animals are unique, majestic, and popular pets in many states. The reality of owning exotic pets is much different than the fantasy, however. Even in areas where they’re legal, large exotic pets create a lot of issues and don’t … Read more 4 Reasons Why Large Exotic Pets are Not Urban-Friendly

Do Ferrets Make Good Pets? Things You Should Know First

Do ferrets make good pets? There are things you should know

Do Ferrets Make Good Pets? Let me start by saying that a ferret is not a rodent. That’s a common misconception. They’re actually in the Mustelid family, which include weasels, mink, otters, and polecats.  Did you know that ferrets have been tamed as pets for over 2,000 years?  So, do ferrets make good pets? Indeed, … Read more Do Ferrets Make Good Pets? Things You Should Know First

Capuchin Monkeys, Do These Primates Make Good Pets?

Capuchin Monkeys, Do These Primates Make Good Pets?

The first thing you must do if you’re thinking of having Capuchin monkeys as pets is to check the laws for exotic pets in your State. Do Capuchin Monkeys Make Good Pets? It is extremely important to know that capuchin monkeys, like other primates, can transmit certain diseases to humans. After rabies, Hepatitis is the most common. Capuchins can … Read more Capuchin Monkeys, Do These Primates Make Good Pets?

Amber’s Sugar Gliders, One Cat, One Dog, and One Horse

amber's sugar gliders

Amber’s Sugar Gliders by Amber Owsiany Sugar Gliders (Petaurus Breviceps) have been on my ‘to-write-about’ list for some time now.  I’ve had numerous requests from curious people to write something about these little sweethearts. While doing research one day I came across a Sugar Glider group and left a message there asking if anyone had … Read more Amber’s Sugar Gliders, One Cat, One Dog, and One Horse