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Pet Encyclopedias
Click to learn about Aquarium Coral Reefs
- Coral information, pictures and care for keeping a reef tank aquarium; anemones, stony corals, soft and leather corals, mushrooms and zoanthids, clams and more
Click to learn about Aquarium Plants
- Aquatic plant guides for ferns and mosses, stem plants, rosette plants, and plants for the pond. Plants can be the main aquarium attraction or used to enhance your aquarium's beauty and health.
Click to learn about Aquarium Tropical Fish
- Fish guides for freshwater aquarium fish. Pictures, information and care for keeping tropical fish and goldfish tanks.
Click to learn about Birds
- Bird information, pictures and care for all types of birds: Parrots, Macaws, Amazons, Cockatiels, Cockatoos, Parakeets, Dove and Pigeons, Finches, Canaries, Conures and more
Click to learn about Cats
- Cat guides for all types of cats from pet cats to the exotic cat. Domestic cat breeds include natural breed cats, hybrid cat breeds and cat mutations!
Click to learn about Dogs
- Dog information, dog care, and dog pictures for all dog types! Herding Dogs, Hound Dogs, Sporting Dogs, Non-Sporting Dogs, Terriers, Toy Dogs and Working Dogs
Click to learn about Horse Breeds
- Horse guides with information, pictures and care for all types of horses and ponies: draft horses, light horses and miniature horses. Backgrounds and tips for an equestrian to find the best horse breed.
Click to learn about Reptiles - Amphibians
- Reptiles and amphibian guides. Information, pictures and care for all types of lizards, snakes; frogs, salamanders and other amphibians, turtles and tortoises, scorpions, tarantulas and more.
Click to learn about Saltwater Fish
- Fish guides for marine aquarium fish. Pictures, information and care for setting up a saltwater aquarium
Click to learn about Small Animals
- Small animal guides for all types of exotic pets. Information, pictures and pet care for rabbits, hamsters, guinea pigs, mice, rats, ferrets, chinchillas, hedgehogs and more
 
See all types of Guinea PigsPhoto courtesy: Lisa Stanley Folly

Guinea Pigs may come up when your kids want a pet, and of course, you'll want a good pet that's good natured and easy to care for!

Still they can pose the question "What the heck are they?" Even though guinea pigs are familiar, they're neither pigs nor do . . .
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I have a ten gallon aquarium with one Neon Tetra and three Julii Cories. I want to have schools of them, but then my tank would be overstocked. I am doing the one... (more)  Shelby Loebertman
Encrusting Gorgonian
Encrusting Gorgonian
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Encrusting Gorgonian, Erythropodium caribaeorum, Encrusting Polyps
Pacific Encrusting Gorgonian
Pacific Encrusting Gorgonian
Pacific Encrusting Gorgonian, Briareum stechei, Green Encrusting Octosoft
Corky Sea Finger
Corky Sea Finger
Corky Sea Finger, Briareum asbestinum, Purple Corky Finger
Splendid Knotted Fan Coral
Splendid Knotted Fan Coral
Splendid Knotted Fan Coral, Melithaea splendens (Acabaria splendens)
Finger Sea Fan
Finger Sea Fan
Colorful Sea Rod, Diodogorgia nodulifera, Finger Sea Fan, Red/Yellow Finger Gorgonian
Red Gorgonian
Red Gorgonian
Red Gorgonian, Leptogorgia chilensis, (Lophogorgia chilensis)
Colored Skirt Tetra
Colored Skirt Tetra
Colored Skirt Tetra, Gymnocorymbus ternetzi Variety, Colored White Tetra
Cardinal Tetra
Cardinal Tetra
Cardinal Tetra, Paracheirodon axelrodi Characin Fish Guide
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