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7 06, 2016

Keeping a Pet Pig

By |2016-06-07T22:44:15+00:00June 7, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Cats and Dogs are so mainstream. Everyone has a cat or a dog or a gold fish. If people are really adventurous, they may have a lizard or a snake. But what if you want something more... something different... something not all your neighbors have... (provided, of course, you don't live on a farm or in [...]

4 06, 2016

Is a Pet Skunk Right for You?

By |2016-06-04T19:21:28+00:00June 4, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , , , |0 Comments

A dog or a cat... hey, everyone has one of those. Maybe you want to think outside the box a little bit. Exotic pet ownership is on the rise in the United States, and there are a number of different animals that fit the needs and interest of humans. Some animals, like Chimps, are completely [...]

5 04, 2016

USDA Cracks Down on Tiger Cub Abuse

By |2016-04-05T10:15:48+00:00April 5, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

In response to a 2012 legal petition filed by The Humane Society of the United States, World Wildlife Fund, Detroit Zoological Society, International Fund for Animal Welfare, Born Free USA, Big Cat Rescue, Fund for Animals and Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries, the U.S. Department of Agriculture issued guidance making clear that exhibitors violate the [...]

3 04, 2016

Exotic Animals as Pets

By |2016-04-03T11:10:24+00:00April 3, 2016|Categories: |Tags: , , , |0 Comments

  This week, we look at an example of people properly caring for Exotic Pets. Exotic pets are not recommended for the general owner, but require a level of expertise as well as the proper space, habitat, and food to ensure the health of the animal. For those who have that ability, there are many [...]