Man-made animals are real live animals!… not animal wannabes like chia pets, furbies, or virtual pets. Some of the most popular and favored animals that we encounter everyday are basically man-made. These animals are not a new phenomenon; many have been around for thousands of years. Today’s domestic pets are some earliest animals to be... [Read more of this article]The Cat’s Meow, When cats talk people listen!
People listen when cats talk, and most experts agree that this is precisely why cats are to so talkative towards their human companions! Some cats are quite chatty while others scarcely make a sound. Some of that’s genetic but there is also the individual personality. Along with vocalization cats use a combination of scent and body language to... [Read more of this article]World Cat Day 2014, a Journey Eons in the Making
Animal-World Celebrates World Cat Day 2014! A celebration of cats is what, World Cat Day August 8, 2014 is all about. We humans are simply enamored with cats and have been for thousands of years! Today we honor our wonderful feline friends with a World Cat Day, yet their recognition spans thousands of years. Around 7000 to 5000 B.C. a few small, tabby-striped... [Read more of this article]5 Best Pets for Small Spaces
5 Best Pets for Small Spaces Guest Post by Michael David There are many health benefits that come with owning a pet. They lower allergy risk in children, help you stay social, lower blood pressure and bad cholesterol, help you get more exercise, and boost your mood. But not everyone has the space for horses, a monkey sanctuary, or even a 150 lb Great... [Read more of this article]Keep your Pet Safe and Happy this 4th of July
Do you dread the Fourth of July for fear of how your pet will react to loud noises and bright lights? Many people can attest to having their dogs and cats go bonkers while fireworks are going off, and then having to deal with the “damage” afterwards. In addition to having a scared or injured dog or ruined furniture and broken windows, there... [Read more of this article]Saving the Jaguar
The Jaguar Panthera onca Photo Wiki CommonsCourtesy U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Licensed under Public Domain The jaguar gets its name from an old Latin American word ‘yaguar’ which means ‘he who kills with one leap’. This refers to the fact that they kill their prey quickly, sometimes instantaneously with only one bite.... [Read more of this article]