Where Do Leopard Geckos Live?

Leopard Gecko is a part of the family of reptiles, and the most well-known reptile as pets. Leopard gecko was originally a part of the family of lizards along with other 1050 species but now they have made their own family. They have the genus called Eublepharis which consist of 4 other closely related species named the dusky leopard gecko, Turkmenistan eyelid gecko, east Indian leopard gecko and the Iraqi eyelid gecko. Why is leopardContinue reading

What Bedding to Use for Hedgehogs?

When it comes to the hedgehogs bedding, wood and fabric shavings are the two types of bedding most commonly used by the people. The wood shaving type of hedgehog bedding is a type that is most commonly preferred by most of the new pet owners as it is easy to find at your local pet stores. However, many people are surprised to find the fabric type of bedding by the hedgehog enthusiasts and breeders becauseContinue reading

Cross Posting: National Dog Show on NBC Thanksgiving Day

I just wrote a post over at the Scratchings and Sniffings blog about a discussion with the hosts of the National Dog Show presented by Purina, which will air on NBC Thanksgiving Day at noon. [it’s also hosted by the Kennel Club of Philadelphia] The reason I’m posting about the show here is because I wish I could watch it. But, I’ll be in a huddle with about 60 relatives (yep, that’s the right number – we have to rentContinue reading

National Dog Show: Sponsored by Purina

This is a cross-posted note from the petblog at Scratchings and Sniffings. On Thanksgiving Day Purina sponsored the National Dog Show which was hosted by the Kennel Club of Philadelphia. They introduced a new breed called the Dogue de Bordeaux (also called a French Mastiff, so this site says) which I really liked. But, I did not get to see the whole event, so I am not sure how well it did. Over at Scratchings and Sniffings, we have a videoContinue reading

My One Pet Household

My cat, Wabby Wibby (which is baby-talk for Baby Kitty, for those in the know) has changed a bit since the loss of our beloved Carmie. I’m thinking she likes her status as Only Pet. If she misses Carmie, she doesn’t show it. The horrible night of Carmie’s passing Wabby did come into the bedroom and sit before Carmie’s bed for a long time, just staring. I found it strange, but comforting. It was almost asContinue reading

Christmas is coming: Is Pet Health Insurance On Your List?

Are you considering the gift of a pet for Christmas? When I was a kid, that’s all I ever really wanted – a dog or a cat. Eventually, on my birthday, I got a dog and looking back I think that was a good decision. My birthday is in the summer, so we had no problem training the dog. I’m not sure things would have gone as smoothly as they did, if we’d gotten theContinue reading