Do Turtles Hibernate?

Leo Roux

Turtles are funny little reptiles who carry their homes around on their backs as they move along at their incredibly slow pace. If you own a turtle as a pet, then you have probably done your homework and know that turtles are cold-blooded creatures. Meaning, they do not fare well in the colder weather of the winter months because they rely on the sun’s warmth. Knowing this may also have you wondering how turtles manage during the winter and whether they hibernate or not.  Turtle hibernation For the turtles who do become inactive and take to hibernation during the winter,...

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Siamese Cat Names

Leo Roux

Siamese cats are among the most recognizable breeds of domesticated cats. Even someone who is not a cat enthusiast can recognize the dark mask of fur surrounded by their light taupe fur color. Not to mention, their typical signature blue eyes that can be spotted from a mile away. Siamese cats naturally have an outgoing and friendly personality. Making them great additions to any family of cat lovers. Siamese cats are a well known and distinct breed, making the naming process all the more enjoyable. Coming up with a name that perfectly suits their unique colors and personality may seem...

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What Fish Can Live with Bettas?

Leo Roux

Even if you haven’t owned a live betta fish, you probably know that they are notorious for fighting with other fish if they are all in the same tank or bowl. If not just for their fighting skills, betta fish are also well known for their vibrant, fun colors. Owning a betta fish can be fun and relaxing, but before heading to the pet store to pick one out it’s important to know how to take care of them and what other fish they can or cannot live with.  What is a Betta Fish? The betta fish is a special...

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Types of Ferrets

Leo Roux

If you are looking to get a ferret as a pet, you may want to know about the different types of ferrets. This way you can decide which type is best for you and your family. It is important to understand that there is only one breed of a ferret - even though they are often called standard, European, and Angora - they are all the same. With this being said, ferrets can be different sizes, patterns, lengths, and colors.  Learning about the various patterns and colors of the types of pet ferrets can help you to figure out which...

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Hamster Hibernation

Leo Roux

If you are going to get a pet hamster, it is important to know all that you can about them. One of the things that many people don’t know much about is hamsters and hibernation. Today, you are going to learn about hamster hibernation signs, preventing hamster hibernation, hamster sleeping signs, and more about hamster care.  Hamster Hibernation Hibernation is something that many animals do to help themselves survive. It will keep an animal alive in cold weather and help them to stay safe when resources are scarce. During hibernation, the animal is not active which helps them to save...

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Box Turtle Care

Leo Roux

Box turtles make great pets to keep at home for yourself as well as young children. They are relatively simple to care for and don’t grow to be very large, which makes housing them easy enough. They may not require too much over the top care, but what care they do need is important to know about.  Sometimes referred to as a “box tortoise”, the box turtle is in fact not a tortoise but does resemble a tortoise remarkably. This common misconception is important to be aware of so that you are using the correct information to care for your...

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