Info About Pets

October 12, 2010

Pet Care Tip of the Day, October 12, 2010

Q: How long is an adult bearded dragon?

A: Adult bearded dragons can grow to be an average length of 15-24 inches.

September 1, 2010

Pet Care Tip of the Day, Sep. 1, 2010

Q: How many babies to gerbils have?

A: On average, a gerbil litter contains anywhere from 3-7 babies.

May 4, 2010

Pet Care Tip of the Day

Q: What is the average lifespan of a blue and gold macaw?

A: On average, blue and gold macaws live between 30 and 50 years.

April 24, 2010

Pet Care Tip of the Day

Q: How do cats purr?

A: For many years, scientists couldn’t figure out what made noise when cats purred. Fairly recently, scientists discovered that the purring sound is made when a blood vessel in the cat’s throat vibrates. Actually, studies have shown that the frequency of cats purring may actually increase your bone density. Online, you can buy Cat Purring CDs to get this effect.

March 20, 2010

Pet Care Tip of the Day

The average life span of a cat is 12-15 years and up. The longest recorded lifespan in a cat is 37 years old!

Feeding your cat a healthy, natural diet may help your cat live longer. Many of the chemicals in commercial pet food significantly shorten the life span of our feline friends.