Domestic pets play an important part in our modern lives, with millions of animals being kept in homes across the UK. Whether it be a dog, cat, bird, rodent or something slightly more exotic, read on for tips and advice on how to best look after your pet.
Are you a cat lover, either confirmed or new to the game? Take the time out to read our pet care tips and advice to make sure you are 'getting catty with it' in the best way possible... Hell hath no wrath like an unhappy cat!
If you choose a dog for a pet, your own life is going to be closely intertwined with your dog's life for anything up to 20 years!
A fish, depending on his size and breed, requires water in the right quantity and temperature. And not all fish get along together...
There are some special things you need to know to keep rodents healthy and happy - and that's more a parent's job than a child's!
Birds as pets are generally chirpy, cheeky and fun... and each variety of bird comes with it's own 'user manual'.
Your local vet is going to become a permanent fixture in your life once you decide to take on, and look after a pet.
Birds are susceptible to disease, and can rapidly fall very sick if they don't get medical aid quickly.
The rodent family, those furry little mammals that children love as pets, is also prone to disease, in particular, rabbits.
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