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Small Pets to Help Treat Depression (9 Pets That Make You Feel Happy)

Small pets are excellent companions. They improve emotional well-being and help their owners deal better with trauma. Pets can help calm people with severe depression and drive them towards better social interactions. Small pets, emotionally connect with their owners, warding off loneliness. This emotional bond becomes support, giving people with depression an effective method of […]

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Do Parakeets Recognize Their Owners (Voice and Looks)

Birds can either be socially or sexually monogamous. Socially monogamous birds will choose a mate to raise their young together. They will, however, mate with other birds, so their relationships are not as long-lived as that of the sexually monogamous birds. Social monogamy means that birds like parakeets will mate with a partner for a […]

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Can Budgies Die of Loneliness? Do single budgies die sooner!

Have you heard of Charlie the world’s oldest budgerigar? Charlie from England was born in April 1948 and died in June 1977. He was 29 years old. His species produces some of the most lovable pets in the world. The budgerigar (Melopsittacus undulatus) is from the parakeet family and is oftentimes referred to as such […]

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Can Parrots Eat Chocolate?

Chocolate from the cacao tree is without a doubt the world’s irresistible treat. Everyone loves chocolate confectioneries, bars, and desserts. The ancient Aztecs and Mayans adored chocolate’s blissful flavor, long before the modern day’s invention of the chocolate bar. The cacao tree is native to the lush tropical rainforests of South America, where priests, royalty, […]

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Best Outdoor Rabbit Hutch 2020 | TOP 7 Reviewed

As a pet rabbit owner, getting one of the best outdoor rabbit hutches is essential. Unlike the indoor cage, outdoor hutches allow the rabbits to enjoy the fresh air. Many owners consider building their hutches. Though it is a good idea, considering the pre-made hutches is a better one. These hutches are a safe sleeping […]

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Mouse Cage Size | Best cage size | Type | Make |Model

Are you a cat person or a dog person? That’s the question most people ask when they ask about pets. But if you really want to set up an interesting conversation about pets, ask somebody what they think about having a pet mouse.  Pet mice are fun little creatures when they’re kept as pets. They’re […]

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Can Mice Eat Hamster Food | Good and Bad foods for pet mice

Pet mice are such lovely little friends, aren’t they? It is such a delight watching them nibble on their food. However, mice have sensitive digestive systems. It is crucial that as a pet owner, you be watchful of what you feed your pet mouse.  Mice are omnivorous. Meats and plants are both fair game in […]

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How To Tell If Chickens Have Worms

Poor health is stressful for both you and your hens and any issues that crop up need to be tackled early.  Parasitic worms are a common problem that you may encounter while keeping hens at home. These internal parasites are not only contagious but recurrent and can rapidly overtake your flock, so it is important […]

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What is a Male Chicken Called? Glossary of Chickens

If you want to know what a male chicken is called, you actually have a menu of names to choose from. Not ‘Jeff’ or ‘Bill’ but rooster, cock or cockerel!  Poultry comes with its own vocab and a range of terms that can help owners describe their feathered friends with pinpoint precision. If you are […]

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Do Hamsters Bite? How To Avoid Being Bitten By Your Hamster

Sadly, hamsters do sometimes bite; but this is only when they are feeling stressed, scared, or territorial. Biting is a defense mechanism, and hamsters are actually quite gentle by nature. To avoid being bitten by your hamster, you must make sure that they feel content, and safe. This is easy enough… all you need is […]

How Long Can A Hamster Go Without Food and Water

How Long Can A Hamster Go Without Food and Water?

Hamsters are not any more capable of going without food and water than your average animal, contrary to popular belief. They can only go 1-3 days total. When forced to go without, they will quickly become distressed, and then sick. Actually, hamsters are fairly active and need plenty of sustenance, and water, as fuel. Deprived […]

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Cutest Pet Rabbits | Which Are The Cutest Bunny Breeds In The World?

We love all rabbit breeds but it has to be said some are simply too cute for words. In this article, we’ll show you 11 Cute Rabbit Breeds which are perfect as pets and are the cutest pet rabbits. There are many different breeds of rabbits which come in all shapes, sizes and colors. Many […]