Category: Latest Pet Blogs

  • Can parrots eat cucumber?

    Can parrots eat cucumber?

    Cucumbers are a great go-to food for parrots because they are not only completely safe but are also low in sugar which means they can be eaten liberally by your bird. This means, unlike many fruits you can serve up cucumbers with confidence.  This originally South Asian native vine fruit may well have been part […]

  • Best Family Parrots – 5 Parrots that love large families

    Best Family Parrots – 5 Parrots that love large families

    Parrots can be wonderful additions to your family. But not all breeds have the same temperament. Some birds tend to be more affectionate, and others need a lot more attention and training before they can become great pets. Before you get a new parrot, it’s important to know all about the parrot’s temperament and care […]

  • What Do You Call a Group of Rabbits?

    What Do You Call a Group of Rabbits?

    Rabbits are sociable creatures, and they tend to hang out in groups of around 20. A group of rabbits is most often referred to as a colony, although they may also be known as a herd or even a ‘fluffle’ (a fitting term that is relatively new). In the wild, rabbit colonies will forage together, […]

  • What do Wild Parakeets Eat?

    What do Wild Parakeets Eat?

    They prefer the green seedheads of grass and secondarily the dried seed. They will also eat vegetation too including tender roots, shoots, plant buds, and eucalypt leaves. You might think the life of a caged parakeet is positively pampered compared to its wild counterpart, but, as you’ll find, wild parakeets are living the good life […]

  • What is a Group of Guinea Pigs Called?

    What is a Group of Guinea Pigs Called?

    A group of Guinea Pigs is called a ‘Herd’. However many people give Guinea Pigs their own names like ‘a muddle of guinea pigs’ and even ‘ a blessing ‘ of Guinea pigs. In the past, guinea pigs lived primarily in the wild, and they would travel in groups called ‘herds.’ These adorably tiny herds […]

  • How Long Should A Parrot’s Claws Be?

    How Long Should A Parrot’s Claws Be?

    If you are wondering how long a parrot’s claws should be, you may be seeking to evade an important task that many parrot owners dread. Trimming your parrot’s nails is not for the fainthearted but it is necessary for a parrot’s health.  In their natural habitats, the active lifestyle of wild parrots including foraging, climbing […]

  • What Is A Rabbit Binky? (Rabbit Binky Explained)

    What Is A Rabbit Binky? (Rabbit Binky Explained)

    If you own a pet rabbit, you have probably seen her do some rather questionable things. These are very unique creatures that have some equally unique traits, albeit incredibly cute. If you have ever seen your rabbit jump into the air and twist her body in a very strange fashion, you’ve just seen a rabbit […]

  • Should Cockatiels Be Covered At Night?

    Should Cockatiels Be Covered At Night?

    Cockatiels are naturally diurnal, which means that they are active during the day. While they may appreciate a cover for a brief, hour or so-long nap, it should never be left on during the day for any longer. At nighttime, on the other hand, some Cockatiels will prefer a cover. It typically depends on the […]

  • Can Guinea pigs get fleas? ( You have to know this )

    Can Guinea pigs get fleas? ( You have to know this )

    Is your guinea pig scratching just that little bit too often? You may think that fleas are a problem for cats and dogs and your fluffy pristine little friend could never be a target for those bloodthirsty suckers!  However, (you have to know this) fleas can and will go for anything warm-blooded and that will […]

  • Do guinea pigs like the dark? ( Facts )

    Do guinea pigs like the dark? ( Facts )

    One of the best things about owning guinea pigs is the amount of time you can spend enjoying their antics day or night. They love good company too and you may even have encountered them up, about, and ready to play at all sorts of crazy hours! But for any household, the time for fun […]

  • Can Canaries and Finches Live Together?

    Can Canaries and Finches Live Together?

    As long as they are similar in size, canaries and finches can indeed live together. If any birds are larger than the others, however, fighting becomes a real risk. It’s also important to provide multiple, species-specific sources of food and water! About Canaries Like Finches, canaries are quite small, at only 3-5 inches in size […]

  • Do Toucans Have Predators?

    Do Toucans Have Predators?

    Unfortunately, despite their size and fearsome-looking beaks, toucans do have predators. These are not just on land, but also crawling through the trees, and in the sky. Some of them are the forest eagle, the owl, the boa constrictor, and the hawk.  So, in the rainforest, a Toucan has to watch its back. These clever […]