National Pet Day

Yesterday was national pet day, so this week we’re going to break the rules and have pet week a bit early. We’re going to take a look at some of the more popular pets, and discuss some of their requirements, and whether or not they’ll fit into your lifestyle.   Dogs Of course we’re going…

Bats: Are They Scary?

Well, the answer should be obvious, right? Any animal that is associated so heavily with the spooky scary holiday of Halloween must deserve that reputation. And besides, there’s such a thing as vampire bats, that alone is scary! Bats are terrifying! Spooky! Truthfully, though, bats are incredibly not scary. They’re actually kind of cute, and…

Plight of the Pangolin

I bet you didn’t know we just celebrated an important holiday, did you? No, no, not Valentine’s Day, I’m talking about World Pangolin Day! On February 18th the world celebrated one of the coolest, most unique, and sadly one of the most threatened creatures on this weird planet of ours. Native to parts of Asia…

The Secret Behind the Spots

The big cats are some of the most popular animals, with almost everyone recognizing and respecting the lions, the leopards, and of course the tigers. When it comes to these giant felines, though, a lot of people find it difficult to tell some of them apart. The lions and tigers are easy and fairly distinct,…