Dogs are man’s best friend in lore. At the side of their human, they protect, adventure, hunt, trot, smell, reveal, celebrate, sleep, eat, wander, and wonder. In stories, a dog and their best friend focus on a journey. What makes a dog happy? You focused with them on a task.
Bearded dragons have dragon sized personalities. They are a willing companion pet. Cuddling to maintain body heat. Requesting chin strokes. Foot massages for relaxing. Intelligent and opinionated, a beardie learns routines quickly. Here's all you need to know about bearded dragon care and needs.
Yes, if capillary filled sinuses exist near the function of swallowing, brain freeze can happen. Vasoconstriction (narrowing the blood vessels) creates the feeling of pain. You can turn off the pain by drinking something lukewarm. (Widening the blood vessels). Want frozen treats without the face assault? It's all a matter of degrees. Here's how.
Parrots feel fear. Parrots feel your empathy. Your parrot can understand that you will help them decide what they need to lessen the fear. What scares a parrot?
How do you travel with a pet bird? Traveling with your parrot is akin to traveling with children. You'll need to provide entertainment and conversation. You'll need to answer when asked questions. Snacks and drinks on longer excursions are welcomed. And packing familiar items in a familiar parrot travel cage with familiar sturdy perches are mandatory.
A parakeet's only difference to a large size parrot is their patience. You'll need to move just a bit slower and be just a bit more patient with a parakeet. Afterall, when you are literally small, there isn't much room for mistakes in the wild.
How your cockatiel lives inside your life will directly affect their quality and quantity of life. Stress, air quality, food, water, housing, employment opportunities, and sense of self make big impacts. Here's 9 tips for a fun cockatiel cage, and 4 tips on forage feeding for health and happiness.
A flourishing Betta is a beautiful, playful, intelligent fish. A gem of a personality. Knowing their natural history in the wild is the key to creating and keeping Betta fish happy, healthy, and long. They aren't complicated, but they do have intriguing habitat needs and habits as a fish.
A parrot's behavior is directly linked to their human's behavior. Never underestimate your influence on your bird. We are that important to them.
Parrots smell so good. Every parrot has their own perfume flavor. The more parrots you have, the more a flowering garden of parrot scents.
When we brought Felix home ten years ago, we had no idea what we were getting into. Not the parrot part, we were already knee deep in the parrot lifestyle. We were not knee deep into the personality part.
What makes a great parrot toy is what makes a great parrot relationship. You participating in the evolution of their preferences and opinions. You presenting options and accepting their choices. You keeping an eye on things as evolution takes place. Here's four ways to look at parrot toys.