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  • 5 Effective Ways To Freshen And Clean Yo...

    July 14th, 2014

    While rats are known for being very clean, you may still find that the area around their cage can begin to stink just a few days after cleaning. Instead of cleaning only once a week, it’s best to devote a few minutes each day to cleaning. Along with routine cleaning, there are several other ways that you can keep their habitat smelling fresh so that both you and your rats are happy.  Train Your Rats to Use a Litter Box One of the most effective ways of keeping a rat cage [...]

  • Party Animals: 5 Wild Animals That Get H...

    July 3rd, 2014

    Humans aren’t the only species known to self-medicate with drugs and alcohol. Several animals get high on a regular basis while living in the wild. Many animals will seek out the drug, and keep returning to it after becoming addicted, or because they just love getting messed up. Here are 5 animals that often get high when their drug of choice is available. Horses A horse’s drug of choice is a legume with nicotine-type effect called spotted locoweed. In many pastures, spotted locoweed will be the only green plant left when the [...]

  • The Golden Rule: Do Your Part To Reunite...

    July 3rd, 2014

    You remember the Golden Rule: do unto others as you would have them do unto you. If you have found a stray dog that does not have a name tag, do what you can to reunite it with its (probably frantic) owner; after all, that’s what you would want if the situation were reversed. Call an animal control company like All Wildlife Animal Eviction. That is probably what the owner will do if unable to find the dog in or around the neighborhood. Give the dispatcher your cell phone number and [...]

  • 4 Things Your Dog Should Never Consume

    July 3rd, 2014

    Before you feed those table scraps to your dog, you should know that some human foods and drinks can be harmful. While some foods require consumption of large quantities, others are harmful and even fatal in extremely small amounts. Here is a list of foods that can prove fatal to your dogs. Alcohol Some people think that it’s funny to give their dogs small amounts of alcohol. Sadly, that practice can lead to brain and liver damage. It can also lead to alcohol poisoning if too much is consumed. It doesn’t take [...]

  • 2 Ways To Commemorate Your Dog After Dea...

    June 18th, 2014

    Has your beloved dog recently passed away? Whether it came as a shock or was something you knew would happen in the near future, it is still an experience that can have such a major impact on your life. While dogs aren’t exactly children, they are so much more than property to most dog owners. You get used to having your dog around and he or she becomes a companion. Naturally, when your dog is no longer there, you may begin to experience a void. Although nothing can replace the bond [...]

  • 4 Ways That Controversial Animal Researc...

    June 5th, 2014

    There’s no doubt that animal testing is a moral gray area that enrages a wide portion of the population. After all, a recent Gallup Poll published at Cleveland.com showed that 52 percent of women and 30 percent of men opposed animal research. Animal and pet lovers, understandably, can’t stand putting cute and loveable animals in danger with purposeful infection and treatment with experimental procedures. However, it is also undeniable that animal research has benefited humanity in nearly countless ways. The following four examples don’t excuse the potentially cruel nature of animal [...]

Abyssinian

a cat with a baseball cap on sideways

If you’re one of those people who really like ancient Egypt and you want to have an intelligent, furry companion to follow you around, then you should get an Abyssinian kitten! These kittens have a lot of energy, and they learn very quickly, so you can train them to do a lot of things. They stay high-maintenance until you train them, but afterwards they make great companions!

American Shorthair

baby cat hanging next to a wood post

You might think of the American Shorthair as the most generic cat breed, but it definitely has its perks. Wouldn’t you just love to have an adorable tabby kitten? Most of the tabbies you see on commercials and television programs are American Shorthairs. These kittens are very friendly, very intelligent, and very low-maintenance, so you don’t have to worry about them destroying your house. They’ll love you and play with you.

Ragdoll

a ragdoll kitty looking up

Ragdolls get their name because they go limp when you pick them up. They usually have very calm and gentle temperaments. They have really long hair, so they’re really fluffy and you will have to help them with their grooming. But you don’t have to worry about them much otherwise. They readily give affection and will make a great companion for just about every household.