PETS

The Happy Healthy Parrot

This is one of a series presented by the National Aviary, which works to inspire respect for nature through an appreciation of birds. Parrots are beautiful, intelligent and charismatic birds. They are featured in a variety of media, showcasing their amazing mimicry and problem-solving skills. Parrots can live long lives, with larger species living 60-80 […]

PETS

Try To Stay Serious With Your Cat

The domestic cat (Felis catus or Felis silvestris catus) is a small, usually furry, domesticated, carnivorous mammal. It is often called the housecat when kept as an indoor pet, or simply the cat when there is no need to distinguish it from other felids and felines. Cats are valued by humans for companionship and ability […]

PETS

Allowing Pets In Bed Have Positive Health Benefits

Sharing your sheets with your dog or cat may be a good thing, a study suggests. But some experts say you may still want to consider alternate arrangements. Dayle Fragin has a soft spot for dogs. Not just in her heart, but also on her bed. “It’s their home,” says Fragin. “They’re second-chance dogs. I […]