Why Do People Get Snakes As Pets?

No really, I can't get it. There are cats. There are dogs. There are hamsters, and rabits after all. Even parrots. But why snakes?..

Feeding Cats Live Mice?

We all know that barn cats feed on live mice.. so I was wondering is it OK to give them to indoor cats? (except for the fact it's kinda cruel) Does anyone feed their cats live...

Are Saint Bernards Good Guard Dogs?

Saint bernards are big dogs that look severe and rather frightening, aren't they? I am going to take one soon but I have a question. Are they good as guard dogs? Compared to shepherds...

Dog Deworming Side Effects?

We gave our dog a deworming medication yesterday and after that he's been having diarrhea and refusing food. A vet said it's a side effect and everything should be all righty soon...

How Often Should An Old Cat Poop?

For a cat that is old (17yr) how often should he poop? Is once in 3 days OK?

Removing Microchip From My Dog

Hi, has anyone here had their dog's microchip removed? We microchipped ours when we used to travel a lot but now we don't need it any more. I've tried to talk about it to a vet...

Do Cats Commit Suicide?

From what I've learnt about animals, they have feelings too and they do suffer sometimes. But can cats commit suicide just like we humans can do?? For example, when one of the...

Can Pugs Be Kept Outside?

i have heard that it is not recommended and that even it's dangerouns to keep pugs outside. is it true? why can't they live outside like some other dogs?

Why Do People Get Spiders As Pets?

One of my friends is obsessed with having spiders as pets. He doesn't have any at the moment but he is going to get some in a while. The idea of having pet spiders seems sorta...

Your Pet's Story (Questionnaire)

Hey all! I've come up with a questionnaire about your pet (pets), it would be cool if everyone answers these questions and posts a reply. C'mon, let's take it as a game where everyone...

Friendliest Small Pet For Children

Hi I was wondering what the friendliest small pet is, meaning I don't want it to bite. We don't want cats or dogs, but we'd like to have our daughter learn about the responsibilities...

Traumatic Euthanasia For My Cat In To...

Not sure how to find the words to express how traumatic my experience was yesterday in having my dearest friend Shadow being put to sleep. I have had him for 17 years and we...

Can Lovebirds Live Without A Partner?

Hi all. I'm asking out of curiosity.Several days ago, in a pet shop, I saw a lovebird..alone in a cage. My first question to the salesman was about the second lovebird. He said...

I Wish I Didn't Have A Dog

A dog ties you down too much. My dog stares non stop. It is quite annoying, She gets daily walks, is allowed inside, but stares. this is very offputting to the point I am becoming...

Do You Touch Wild Cats?

I'm always a bit hesitant on touching wild cats when they approach me. If they are friendly towards you, do you pet them regardless of possible dangers (scratching, disease, fleas...

Cat Lost Weight After Pregnancy?

After my cat gave birth to four kittens she lost a lot of weight. She has a good appetite but weighs 2,5 kg, less than before pregnancy. She's a Scottish Fold 3 years old. I tried...

Who's Better: Male Or Female Cats?

Hey friends, Someone told me that female cats are way better pets than males. Would you say the same by your experience? Briefly, these were the points... Males - become mature...

How Many Cat Breeds Are There?

Could you please tell me how many breeds of cats exist in the world? I know there may not be a clear number because new breeds are added once in a while, but I'll be happy even...

Mute Cat?

Can cats be mute? I've never heard a single meow or purr from my Jake. Has anyone encountered anything like this? His hearing is OK, and he recognizes his name. But he doesn't...

Are Rats Smarter Than Dogs

ok this is controversial but i'd just like to know your arguments sustaining or disproving the thought rats are smarter than dogs. i do think they're smarter because scientists...