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12 01, 2018

How to Help An Injured Wild Animal

By |2018-01-15T19:43:31+00:00January 12, 2018|Categories: , , , , , , |0 Comments

People’s hearts always seems to go out to abused and injured domestic animals; and who can blame them? Only a few heartless souls out there would leave an injured kitten to suffer. Unfortunately, however, this same empathy does not seem to apply to injured wild animals. Why wild and domestic animals are viewed differently can [...]

2 01, 2018

22 Strangest Animals in the World

By |2018-01-04T18:34:49+00:00January 2, 2018|Categories: , , , |0 Comments

Most of us don’t grasp the variety of animals species that inhabit the Earth today, and some even get surprised as they find out there’s an animal they haven’t heard of before. But seriously now – out of 1,367,555  identified non-insect animal species that live on Earth today, how do you expect to know every single [...]

23 11, 2017

What Your Pet Choice Says About You

By |2017-11-29T19:16:46+00:00November 23, 2017|Categories: , , , , , |0 Comments

Have you ever wondered what your pet choice says about you? We all know people who resemble their pets to an uncanny degree, your extroverted BFF who's just as excited to hit up the dog park as her puppy, your flighty cousin who has full-fledged conversations with her parrot, and, of course, yours truly. Just [...]

14 09, 2017

Loving Pet Rats

By |2017-09-22T16:07:38+00:00September 14, 2017|Categories: , , |0 Comments

There are few animals that can elicit such strong and contradictory reactions as rats. For those who despise them, the mere image of one can cause complete disgust, but for those who keep them as pets, the invoke nothing but adoring and affectionate responses. Rats have gained quite a bit of popularity as pets over [...]

10 03, 2017

Rodents or furry love monsters…you be the judge.

By |2017-03-03T20:37:14+00:00March 10, 2017|Categories: , , , |0 Comments

One day your child inevitably starts to ask if they can have a small furry pet. Whether its a hamster, gerbil, or perhaps a mouse, here are some things that you might want to think about before you purchase one. Even though a hamster might be the logical pick, perhaps some of these other furry creatures [...]

30 05, 2016

What We Can Learn from Research Mice and Their Personalities

By |2016-05-30T22:55:02+00:00May 30, 2016|Categories: , , |0 Comments

Research confirms that there are mice who have delicate personalities and those that are the tougher type, just like humans. There are mice who when confronted with situations that are stressful, adopt an active strategy and attempt to tackle their problem, while some will only display an attitude that is passive. The more vulnerable type [...]

18 05, 2016

Best Pets for the Classroom

By |2016-05-18T19:39:17+00:00May 18, 2016|Categories: , , , |Tags: , , |0 Comments

It's the end of the school year, but apparently some of our readers who are teachers are already planning for next school year. One of the questions we have been asked was for some recommendations for classroom pets. AnimalPlex believes that a love for animals begins at a young age, so we're excited that our [...]

16 05, 2016

A Kitty and Her Guinea Pigs

By |2016-05-16T22:05:23+00:00May 16, 2016|Categories: , , , |Tags: , , |0 Comments

This week's small pets (Julie and Rosie) of the week are submitted via Facebook from Sarah of Texas. Curiosity gets the best of Nyx, the cat as she jumps in the cage while Sarah was changing the guinea pigs water. No harm, no foul- just a curious kitten and her rodent friends. So being calm [...]

16 05, 2016

The Differences Between Jack Rabbits and Cotton Tails

By |2016-05-16T15:47:58+00:00May 16, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , , |0 Comments

For starters, a jackrabbit is not a rabbit, but a hare. It is named after its large antenna-like ears that resemble that of a jackass. On the other hand, the cottontail rabbit is named after its fluffy white tail that resembles a ball of cotton. Though they both live in nests above the ground, these [...]