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  • Dolphins are exceptionally complex creatures, and one such species, the bottlenose dolphin, has been around for 15 million years. It's time to rethink the quality of life of these species in captivity. Are these shows cruel? Let's find out.

    Rethink the Dolphin Show—Don't Buy the Ticket

    Rethink the Dolphin Show—Don't Buy the Ticket

    by Layne Holmes2

  • Lots of kids start out horse crazy. Some stick with it and others don't. If you are seeing any of the following signs and behaviors in your child, chances are their love of horses is here to stay!

    Is Your Child Going to Outgrow the Horse Phase?

    Is Your Child Going to Outgrow the Horse Phase?

    by Ellison Hartley2

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  • Thinking of a good name for your squirrel? This article showcases an epic list of best squirrel names.

    The Best Squirrel Names

    The Best Squirrel Names

    by Ansel Pereira0

  • Given the fact that lovebirds choose mates and bond with them for life, bonding and "falling in love" isn't always that typical. The following article depicts the unconventional tale of my two pets.

    Lovebird Courtship and Mating: What We Learned

    Lovebird Courtship and Mating: What We Learned

    by Sakina Nasir69

  • Breedism is not new—much like racism, where people are discriminated against and targeted based on their skin color (or more), breedism exists in the dog world. That is, it's human created—it's judging a dog like a pit bull based on its appearance or breed type.

    What Is Breedism? Are You Breedist?

    What Is Breedism? Are You Breedist?

    by Layne Holmes2

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  • If your dog is aggressive when woken up, you are right to be concerned. Your dog may act out of character when startled from a deep sleep even if during the day he is the sweetest dog. The aggression may lead to bites and you may be put in a potentially dangerous situation.

    Help, My Dog Is Aggressive When Woken Up

    Help, My Dog Is Aggressive When Woken Up

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli0

  • The death of a pet can be truly devastating, and while it's important to show someone who is grieving that you care, it can be hard to know what to say. Here are some simple messages you can use in a card, a text message, or on the phone to console your friend after the death of their beloved pet.

    Sympathy Messages for the Loss of a Pet

    Sympathy Messages for the Loss of a Pet

    by Mary Wickison15

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  • If you're a cat owner, you probably know all about catnip. It's that herbal magic that gets your cat all kinds of funky and funny. Cats are said to get "high" on catnip—interpret that as you like. Let's discuss the biology and chemistry behind catnip.

    How Does Catnip Work and Do Cats Like It?

    How Does Catnip Work and Do Cats Like It?

    by Layne Holmes5

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