Pets are an important part of the family and their well-being is essential for a happy home. Unfortunately, most pet owners don’t understand what it takes to provide their furry friends with a fulfilling life. Providing your pet with physical and mental stimulation, along with proper nutrition, is key in helping them live a healthy […]
An Essential Guide to Taking Care of Your Dog’s Health
Having a dog as a companion is one of life’s greatest joys – but it also brings some responsibility. As a pet owner, it’s your job to ensure that it’s healthy and happy. This article provides an essential guide to taking care of your dog’s mental and physical well-being. By following these tips, you can […]
Do Indoor Cats Need Vaccines?
If you’re a pet parent of an indoor cat, you’re probably under the impression that they don’t need vaccinations. They don’t go outside to encounter bugs, parasites, and other nasties, so there’s no way they can pick them up… or so you’ve read online. In the long run, not getting your cat vaccinated could cost […]
Protecting Your Dogs During Rattlesnake Season
Snakes are most commonly seen between April and October in North America and become decidedly more aggressive during hotter months (who can blame them?). Due to this heightened irritability, poisonous snakes are more likely, then, to deliver larger doses of venom to you or your pet. Pit vipers, as they’re known, can actually control the […]
Nine years of murdering badgers has not succeeded in reducing bovine TB in cattle
In light of evidence that, in their opinion, demonstrates that nine years of murdering badgers has not succeeded in reducing bovine TB in cattle, scientists, veterinarians, and naturalists are calling for a halt on the badger cull. This summer marks the beginning of the tenth season of killing legally protected badgers to lessen cow TB, […]
What Happens If You Breed A Dog Without Breeding Rights?
If you want to find out more about dog breeding rights, you’ve come to the right place. In order to legally breed dogs, there are some rules and laws that must be kept in mind. In addition, you must follow your legal and local rules. Many people think it is ethically wrong to sell without […]
5,000 more badgers killed than authorized after cull zones expanded without public consultation
Conservationists claim that badger cull areas were enlarged secretly and without consultation in England last year, resulting in a spike in mortality. Up to 5,000 additional animals may have been slaughtered, which is the equivalent of adding an entire new cull zone to the cull zone. And now, through Monday, Natural England, the government’s nature […]
Black-footed ferrets riding out COVID-19 with a vaccine and a lot of TLC
In spring 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic took off in the United States just as the breeding season for the black-footed ferret (Mustela nigripes) commenced. Disease is always at the forefront of the mind for the conservationists who work with this human-dependent species, but the pandemic kicked things into high gear. Suddenly, breeders at seven different […]