Pets

How to Treat a Leopard Gecko’s Dropped Tail

It’s normal for lizards to drop their tails. This is a defensive mechanism called “autotomy.” Autotomy occurs when the lizard senses predatory danger. It will literally use its own tail to distract predators. Don’t worry, no matter how severe the wound looks, the tail will grow back! Of course, it’s equally important to observe certain things to ensure your pet …

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How to Refurbish Old Aquarium

Got several old, leaky, dirty aquariums in your home? You can restore them to their old glory! Refurbishing old aquariums and sealing all the leaks is easy with the right tools. In today’s post, we are giving you a step-by-step guide on cleaning and re-sealing dirty and leaky aquariums: Checking for Chips and Cracks Repairing an old, leaky aquarium starts …

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Ways To Calm Down Anxious Horses

Horses are not exactly jumpy creatures, but certain things could trigger anxiety in these animals. And your job is to make sure the horse is calm and comfortable. To address anxiety, you should know the reason of it. Most times, horses are terrified of certain objects, like farm equipment or cars. Anything they think are out of the ordinary strikes …

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Canine Eczema: Signs, Causes, Treatments and Prevention

Canine eczema refers to the inflammation of the skin’s outer layer called the epidermis. The epidermis is composed of five layers, it does not have its own blood supply. Eczema is not really a disease or an illness. Rather, it’s a symptom of other maladies. The epidermis becomes irritated for different reasons. It could be triggered by humidity, dust or …

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Potty Training: Getting Your Dog to Go Outside in the Rain

Successfully training your dog to potty outside is one thing. It’s another when it’s pouring outside and your pet refuses to “do his business” because of the rain. Even the most water-loving pooch will not pee or poop in the middle of a downpour. That’s because that’s not part of their training. This is one thing you have to consider …

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Reasons Why Dogs Eat Their Young

Anticipating the birth of a litter of pups is an exciting time for any pet owners. Unfortunately, there are times when things go wrong and mother dogs end up eating their young. Puppy deaths are common especially among first-time mother dogs. Eating the young among dogs is actually pretty rare. But before you get angry, disturbed or disgusted by her …

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