In photo: trying out some parrots at Sentosa Keeping a bird in captivity entails responsibility. It is all about being accountable for another living thing. It can be a good way to teach kids duties and obligations, but it still requires adult supervision for a successful bird care. It takes understanding and identifying the many possible bird care problems in order to keep captive birds happy and thriving in their cages. Now if you have a pet parrot or you are planning to get one, here are the most basic bird care problems that you may likely encounter. Researching your bird’s particular needs and habits givesRead More →

Photo via washingtonpost.com Dog lovers will surely be familiar with dog beauty contests.  You might even have gone to several of these contests already.  It’s really fun to see dogs of various breeds showcase what they can do.  You can expect to see the best in these dogs during these contests.  Participating in these contests can even be more fun for you.  Break out from the spectator seats and get on stage with your pet dog.  You can start by finding out if there are any kennel clubs or dog associations in your area.  These groups often host dog beauty contests. Once you find aRead More →

  Your diet is not the only thing that you are supposed to watch. You are also supposed to pay attention to what you are feeding your dog. There is such a thing as dog obesity too. While it could be tempting to give him all those treats and to keep his food bowl filled with his kibbles all day long, you have to rethink this practice. You might be giving your doggie more food than he actually needs. The first thing for you to do to check if your dog is obese is to take him to a vet for weighing and physical examination.Read More →

  Bringing home a pet dog and making him part of your family is a big responsibility. Even with the least delicate breeds, there are care needs that you have to be aware of. You also have to think about training your dog. This is the part that most pet owners find most challenging. While dogs are known to be intelligent creatures, it takes time, attention, and proper techniques in order to train them to at least behave the way you want them to whether at home or in other places. Before you even bring your new pet home, you need to prepare to trainRead More →