10 Best Pets for College Students

Pets for College Students

Generally, most college students are away from home and their pets for the first time, which may sometimes cause homesickness. The homesickness can get worse if you have a special attachment to pets. So, what can you do? Well, you can have a pet by yourself while at college! But remember one thing. Before getting […]

The Charming Buckskin Horse: All You Need to Know

Buckskin horse

The buckskin horse is about the color type, not a breed. These equines have a golden-tannish coat, almost similar to the darker version of a deer’s hide. Other typical characteristics include solid black mane, tail, and legs, while the eyes are usually brown. Are these features not eye-catching enough? Let us dig deeper into their […]

278 Inspiring Native American Horse Names

Native American horse names

Finding befitting Native American horse names for your equine can be a bit challenging, given that you have to sift through a diverse and vibrant culture to get one. Here are some of them to ease your search! We hope that you will title your horse with a deserving name. Native American Horse Names: Our […]

Horse Eponychium: What Are Foal Slippers ?

What Are Foal Slippers

Have you ever wondered why your newbie foal has white feet? Well, those are not white—those merely have a temporary whitish covering called foal slippers. Strange they may look, but they serve some special, vital purposes without which equine survival would be jeopardized. Interested to know further? Scroll down. What Are Foal Slippers? Foal slippers […]

I Miss My Dead Horse: A Journey From Grieving to Healing

Young girl caring and petting her horse

“When I bestride him, I soar, I am a hawk: he trots the air; the earth sings when he touches it; the basest horn of his hoof is more musical than the pipe of Hermes.” Shakespeare has given words to the thoughts of many horse lovers. That is why it is next to impossible to […]

Do Horses Abandon Their Own Babies?

A foal walking behind his mother

Do horses abandon their own babies? This question might cross your head when your pregnant mare has finally given birth to some handsome foals for which you have been waiting for at least 11 months. But when the day arrives, your mare turns out to be somewhat cruel – she ignores the babies and even […]

Hamster Diet: Can Hamsters Eat Spiders?

A brown spider on a plant limb

Being omnivores, hamsters eat plants such as spinach, fruits such as bananas, and several types of insects. But hamster owners need to be careful of what they feed their little guy – particularly in terms of insects. So, are spiders safe for hamsters? Can hamsters eat spiders? Well, it is a bit complicated. Can Hamsters […]

Can Horses Eat Spiders?

Close-up of spider on a plant

Unlike cats and dogs, horses are not known to hunt prey owing to their herbivorous nature – plants and grains are what horses eat the most. But despite their non-hunting behavior, some prey might make their way into your horse’s diet, such as several kinds of insects. If you live in temperate or tropical climate […]

How to Stop Male Budgie From Mating With the Female?

Two parakeets sitting on a tree branch, kissing

Owning a parakeet (aka budgie) does not only include regular feeding, care, and petting – when grown, it eventually becomes a lovebird, seeking a partner. But the males might become more aggressive in this quest, putting the life of the female budgies at risk. Other than that, bird owners might not want their female budgie […]

Why Are My Budgies Not Mating? Top 6 Reasons and Solutions

Blue budgie trying to woo green budgie

Budgies are monogamous: unlike most animals, they only have one mate for life. But even after being committed to single honey, your budgies might still not mate. What is wrong? Are they not interested in each other anymore? No – budgies do not cheat! Then why are my budgies not mating? Top 6 Reasons Why […]

Eublepharis Macularius: Leopard Gecko Classification and Popular Varieties

Leopard gecko on wood lookong for a prey

Leopard geckos, scientifically known as Eublepharis macularius, are one of the most popular pet reptiles. Among hundreds of different species of pet geckos, Leopard geckos are the most popular gecko pets and are readily available. They have been captive-bred for over three decades in the United States. Leopard geckos soaring popularity among pet reptiles is […]

Leopard Gecko Facts: 15 Interesting Facts About Leopard Geckos

Leaopard gecko closeup on wood with black background

Known for their Leopard-like spots, Leopard geckos are one of the most popular pet geckos, with Crested geckos being the second most popular. Though Leopard geckos originate from deserts and arid grasslands of Pakistan, Afghanistan, northwest India, and Iran, they have been captive-bred in the U.S. for over three decades. Today there are over a […]