Deciding on a Family Pet

Deciding to get a pet for your home can be one of the biggest decisions that you will make. It is important to evaluate your lifestyle as well as your finances and your abilities to care for a pet before you make this commitment, as your pet will be around for many years. Lifestyle What type …

Small Pet Welfare Issues

The health and general well-being of these animals can be severely damaged by being kept in situations which have often been historically accepted as adequate- tiny cages, a life of solitude, sporadic care and attention. Fortunately, most people are now better educated and many breeders and sellers of small pets will advise correctly at the purchase …

Should You Adopt a Pet?

I had a dog when I was about seven years old named Jake. He was a mutt, just an old bird dog; he wasn’t much to look at. When I first saw him, I asked my parents who he belonged to, and my dad said he was mine. My Dog Jake Now, If I look back, …