Info About Pets

December 15, 2010

10 Days Until Christmas – Christmas Countdown

With ten days left until Christmas, you still have time for some last minute Christmas shopping for your fuzzy friend. Try out these great product recommendations for your pet:

KONG Extreme Dog Toy
Kyjen Hide-A-Squirrel Pet Toy
Green Cow Rawhide Dog Bones, Natural Chips, 5-Pound Bag
Kong Rubber Flyer Frisbee
Kyjen Dog Reindeer Suit w/Booties & Antlers, Large

Catnip Plant
Bergan Turbo Scratcher Cat Toy
SmartCat Peek-a-Prize Pet Toy Box
FroliCat BOLT Interactive Laser Pet Toy
Kong Catnip Cat Toy, Squirrel

Wesco Pet Original Bird Kabob Shreddable Bird Toy
Brainy Bird Building Flocks Toy
Nature’s Instinct Rythemwise Silly Saucer Small for Parakeets, Cockatiels, and Similar Birds
Nature’s Instinct Foragewise Toss’s Chew for Amazons, Cockatiels, and Smaller Birds
Pink Parrot® Kladders® Chewable Ladder for Parakeets, Cockatiels & Other Small Birds

Small Pets
Super Pet Bunny Flip-N-Toss Sisal Rope Toy for Rabbits (Carrot)
Super Pet Ferret Simple Sleeper, Hammock, Colors Vary
Super Pet Puzzle Playground, 60 Pieces
Super Pet Small Animal Big Nut Knot Nibbler Chew Toy

Reptiles, Amphibians, and Fish
Reptile Cafe Log Hide-Away Tank Décor
Exotic Environments Caribbean Living Reef Aquarium Ornament, Mini , 4-Inch by 3-1/2-Inch by 3-1/2-Inch
biOrb Winter Flower Plants, 2 Plants
Zoo Med Can O Crickets 1.2oz
Hydor Deco Volcano Kit Med – Red (Ornament + Ario 2 Red)

June 26, 2010

Pet Care Tip of the Day

When checking for ticks on your pet, be sure to look at the bottoms of their feet, between the paw pads, the back of the head and neck, under their ears, and behind/under their front legs, as I’ve found that ticks seem to like these areas most of all.

February 24, 2010

Which Pet is Right for You?


Here are a few questions to ask yourself before choosing a pet. If you get a pet that fits what you are wanting in the pet, there is a much larger chance that your experience in pet ownership will be a happy and fulfilling one.

(1) Do I want an active pet? Some pets, such as horses and most dogs, require a lot of exercise. Do you have enough time to exercise the pet every day? If pets don’t get enough exercise, they can become obese and destructive.
(2) Am I or anyone else that will be living with the pet allergic? You and any others who will be living with the pet should go meet the type of animal you might get as a pet, unless the pet doesn’t have fur or feathers.

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