Author: Simon

  • Mini Lop Rabbit: Diet | Size | Breeding | Housing | Care Guide

    Mini Lop Rabbit: Diet | Size | Breeding | Housing | Care Guide

    A mini lop rabbit is one of the most energetic, lovable, and adorable rabbits that you can possibly own. These rabbits have boomed in popularity in recent years and are the result of the designer rabbit trend (similar to the designer dog trend) creating this relatively new breed of rabbit.  When it comes to specialist […]

  • How Long Do Gerbils Live ( Lifespan Factors )

    How Long Do Gerbils Live ( Lifespan Factors )

    When owning a pet, one of the most important factors that you need to consider is how long the pet is expected to live in captivity. Some pets only have a lifespan of a few years whereas others (we’re looking at you tortoise) can even outlive the owner!  As this is such an important factor […]

  • How Long Can Parakeets Be Left Alone?

    How Long Can Parakeets Be Left Alone?

    Most people with pets can often experience a range of issues when leaving them alone for an extended period of time. Separation anxiety, boredom, destructive behavior and even feeding and water incidents are common when pets are left alone for varying periods of time.  Parakeets are social, intelligent and interactive birds and require plenty of […]

  • Are Birds Allowed in Apartments? Rules & Regulations

    Are Birds Allowed in Apartments? Rules & Regulations

    When it comes to an apartment’s pet policy, you will often find that there is no conformity from apartment to apartment and all pet policies will vary depending on the landlord/letting agent and the actual pet breed.  Therefore, when asking the question of whether birds are allowed in apartments our recommendation would be to always […]

  • Do Chickens Fart? Why and How to Reduce the Smell

    Do Chickens Fart? Why and How to Reduce the Smell

    Animals farting is often humorous, interesting and actually quite a serious topic as most people want to know if it’s normal for their animal to fart, why they do this and in most cases how to limit or prevent it.  Let’s be honest, farting is a natural, biological occurrence that happens in most animals during […]

  • Dome Birdcage | Geo Birdcage Review From Omlet

    Dome Birdcage | Geo Birdcage Review From Omlet

    There is no denying that when you think of bird cages you automatically picture a standard wire cage with no noticeable design or functional features to comment on.  In fact, bird cages are one of the most basic products in the pet market and if you are a fan of visual aesthetics, you’ve likely struggled […]

  • Can chickens eat tomatoes | Tasty Treat or Staple diet?

    Can chickens eat tomatoes | Tasty Treat or Staple diet?

    You’ve likely noticed that chickens are notaries for eating just about anything you give them, or more commonly, anything they happen to find for themselves and tomatoes are something that many wonder whether or not chickens can eat due to the fact that they are part of the ‘nightshade’ family.  As omnivores and foragers, chickens […]

  • Why do chickens peck holes in their eggs?

    Why do chickens peck holes in their eggs?

    Chickens pecking holes in their eggs might at first seem like an innocent action by a curious creature, they are natural foragers and will, therefore, peck at a range of items out of curiosity and also in the search for food.  If you notice any small holes in the egg then this is a serious […]

  • Do Chickens Eat Meat? | Safe Food or Unhealthy?

    Do Chickens Eat Meat? | Safe Food or Unhealthy?

    Chickens are opportunistic eaters and more importantly, they are also omnivores which means they’ll eat almost anything that you give to them (or that they find).  This might seem like an ideal scenario as you can now feed them anything and they’ll happily eat it, however, the reverse is actually true and you now need […]