It takes a fully committed and vigilant person to care for these curious animals.
Tag: exotic pets
Want a Pet Raccoon? Read This First.
Raccoons are adorable animals, but you need to check your state and local laws before adding a pet raccoon to your family.
The Ultimate Guide to Chinchilla Care
These soft, cute little rodents require a clean, spacious cage with lots of accessories. Here is our chinchilla care guide.
Keep Your Exotic Pet Safe in the Great Outdoors
There are several precautions you can take to have the best day outside ever with your exotic pet.
How Amputation Can Improve a Pet’s Quality of Life
Exotic pets — and most other pets — can do just fine on 3 legs.
Keeping a Lobster as a Pet: What You Should Know
A lobster as a pet? Yeah, it’s a thing.
Why Visiting the Vet Stresses Out Your Exotic Pet
Get your pet used to car rides and being handled well before a trip to the vet.
Gila Monster Care Guide
These venomous lizards need large enclosures with plenty of elbow room. Read this expert Pet Gila Monster Care Guide from Petful.
Pet Gerbil Care Guide
Are you ready to commit to caring for this lovable, curious animals? Read this pet gerbil care guide from Petful.
Kangaroos as Pets: Cute or Cruel?
Kangaroos as pets? Terrible idea — especially if your property is nothing like their natural habitat. Here’s why keeping kangaroos as pets is bad news.
Don’t Take Classroom Pets Home — Unless You’re Prepared
Know what to expect before bringing one of these animals into your home over summer vacation.
A Quick Guide to Caring for a Corn Snake
Corn snakes are great starter pets — they can predict storms and are surprisingly good at cuddling. Here’s a quick guide to caring for one.
Before Buying an Exotic Pet, Please Do Your Homework First
Whether they are hamsters, parrots or iguanas, exotic pets have specific veterinary needs. Don’t get an exotic pet until you read this first.
The Ultimate Guide to Caring for Halloween Moon Crabs
When I first got Halloween moon crabs as pets, there was little information out there about them. Here’s what I’ve learned over the years.
Hybrid Cats: Caracat, Chausie — And Controversy
It’s easy to see the appeal of hybrid cats such as the caracat, but the methods of breeding raise scrutiny and controversy.