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Surprising Pet Rehoming Statistics You Should Know

04/06/2017 08:13:21 AM

Did you know that the cost of rehoming unwanted pets in the USA along costs over two billion dollars each year? Or that only 5%.... read more The post Surprising Pet Rehoming Statistics You Should Know appeared first on PBS Pet Travel.

Rats vs Hamsters: What’s the Best Pet Rodent?

04/03/2017 10:39:19 AM

Hamsters may still be thought of as the “standard” pet rodent, but over the years rats have gained a lot of fans. Many of these.... read more The post Rats vs Hamsters: What’s the Best Pet Rodent? appeared first on PBS Pet Travel.

Garden Safety Tips for Tortoises

04/03/2017 10:32:31 AM

There’s no denying the fact that spending time outdoors can be very beneficial for pet tortoises. The ability to bask in natural sunlight, for example,.... read more The post Garden Safety Tips for Tortoises appeared first on PBS Pet Trav ...

Quiet Pet Birds

04/03/2017 10:28:46 AM

Here’s a conundrum that gets asked from time to time: what are the best quiet pet birds? The difficulty is that birds, by their very.... read more The post Quiet Pet Birds appeared first on PBS Pet Travel.

Sun Conure Care

04/03/2017 10:22:01 AM

Sun conures are some of the most visually attractive parrots of all, clothed as they are in rich yellow and gold feathers, with rich green.... read more The post Sun Conure Care appeared first on PBS Pet Travel.

Green Wing Macaw Care Sheet

03/10/2017 08:54:14 AM

The Green Wing Macaw (Latin name Ara chloropterus) is one of the best-known parrot species of all. A huge bird, second only to the Hyacinth.... read more The post Green Wing Macaw Care Sheet appeared first on PBS Pet Travel.

Rainbow Lorikeet Care

03/10/2017 08:38:36 AM

Who can possibly fail to be impressed by the brightly-coloured Rainbow Lorikeet? These active, pugnacious birds are some of the most colourful in the world,.... read more The post Rainbow Lorikeet Care appeared first on PBS Pet Travel.

How to Breed Chinchillas

03/10/2017 08:20:07 AM

Firstly, the fine print: animal rescue centres are awash with unwanted pets, some of them a result of unwanted breeding. Before you decide to breed.... read more The post How to Breed Chinchillas appeared first on PBS Pet Travel.

Indian Ringneck Parakeet Care

03/10/2017 08:12:31 AM

Indian ringnecks are some of the most widely-distributed parrots found anywhere on earth. Their natural habitat stretches from arid western Africa right through to the.... read more The post Indian Ringneck Parakeet Care appeared first on PBS ...

Treats for Guinea Pigs

02/28/2017 03:25:41 AM

We are a nation of pet keepers, and love nothing more than bringing joy to the lives of our animals. Unsurprisingly, with their stocky rounded.... read more The post Treats for Guinea Pigs appeared first on PBS Pet Travel.

Indoor & House Rabbits: A Beginners Guide

02/28/2017 03:21:50 AM

In the past, rabbits were generally seen as “outdoor pets”, best kept in a wooden cage in the garden. Over time, however, a growing number.... read more The post Indoor & House Rabbits: A Beginners Guide appeared first on PBS Pet Travel ...

How to Breed Guinea Pigs

02/28/2017 03:13:40 AM

There is little cuter than a baby guinea pig. Unlike most mammals they’re born fully-furred, with their eyes open and able to run around within.... read more The post How to Breed Guinea Pigs appeared first on PBS Pet Travel.

Ferret Diet: What Can Ferrets Eat?

02/28/2017 03:09:01 AM

Ferrets have a very specialist diet, which must be carefully met in captivity if they are to remain fit and healthy. Here’s what the caring.... read more The post Ferret Diet: What Can Ferrets Eat? appeared first on PBS Pet Travel.

Ferret Caging & Housing

01/16/2017 11:24:36 AM

Ferrets are highly active and playful animals that consequently require considerable space when confined to a cage. All the same, unless you are able to.... read more The post Ferret Caging & Housing appeared first on PBS Pet Travel.

How to Handle Guinea Pigs

01/16/2017 11:21:04 AM

Guinea pigs are one of the most popular small pets, loved by children and adults alike. With their stocky bodies, and willingness to vocalise at.... read more The post How to Handle Guinea Pigs appeared first on PBS Pet Travel.

Gerbils as Pets

01/16/2017 11:16:28 AM

While Syrian hamsters may have been the most popular children’s pet for some decades, many gerbil keepers claim they actually make far better pets –.... read more The post Gerbils as Pets appeared first on PBS Pet Travel.

Diabetes in Dogs

01/13/2017 11:10:26 AM

Diabetes in dogs is an incurable disease of the pancreas. It is estimated that roughly one in every five hundred dogs will contract diabetes at.... read more The post Diabetes in Dogs appeared first on PBS Pet Travel.

How to Keep Canaries

12/04/2016 06:37:36 AM

Canaries have always been popular cage birds thanks to their bright colours, cheerful disposition and wonderful singing. While in recent years they have perhaps become.... read more The post How to Keep Canaries appeared first on PBS Pet Tr ...

Common Guinea Pig Illnesses

12/03/2016 09:33:40 AM

Guinea pigs are typically very healthy animals when kept properly. Indeed, as you’ll see, many of the more common guinea pig diseases are easily avoided.... read more The post Common Guinea Pig Illnesses appeared first on PBS Pet Travel.

What Do Chinchillas Eat?

12/02/2016 09:29:38 AM

Chinchillas are well-known for their cute appearance, rotund bodies and fluffy tails. Few could fail to fall for such an animals, which explains why so.... read more The post What Do Chinchillas Eat? appeared first on PBS Pet Travel.

Leptospirosis in Dogs: Symptoms, Risks & Treatment

12/01/2016 09:25:29 AM

Leptospirosis is a disease caused by Leptospira bacteria. These bacteria are known to exist in nature, and over two hundred different varieties have been identified..... read more The post Leptospirosis in Dogs: Symptoms, Risks & Treatment appeared ...

How to Fly Long Distance With Your Dog

11/27/2016 09:23:57 AM

With our ever more internationally mobile lifestyles more of us than ever before are flying with our dogs. However, the process is far from easy.... read more The post How to Fly Long Distance With Your Dog appeared first on PBS Pet Travel. ...

Chinchilla Caging: What Pet Owners Need to Know

11/26/2016 09:20:12 AM

Chinchillas are relatively large and active pets, which require a suitably large cage for exercise. In addition, they are well-known for their ability to gnaw.... read more The post Chinchilla Caging: What Pet Owners Need to Know appeared first ...