Should You Own a Cockatoo?
Is a cockatoo for you? Here's what you need to know about owning this intelligent bird.
Benefits of High School Pet Clubs
They foster responsibility and compassion among students.
People Dressed Up Their Exotic Pets for Halloween, and We Can’t Stop Laughing
Who knew there were costumes for snakes?
Chicken Memes We Relate to a Little Too Much
You are what you eat, am I right?
Best Outdoor Dog Breeds, Ranked
If you love the idea of keeping active and enjoying the outdoors with a furry companion, these are the dog breeds that'll happily run around with you.
Weirdest Animals People Tried to Domesticate
Humans have tried to domesticate dozens of animals, but not all of them went according to plan.
Worst Pets to Keep, According to Your Horoscope
Aries babies would rather gouge out their eyes than hang with a tortoise.
Hit Songs About Animals We Can't Stop Singing
Songs about animals are funny, moving, nostalgic and everything in between.
This Year's Comedy Pet Photos Are Just What We Need
The Comedy Pet Photography Awards are back for a fourth year, and the 2023 competition was as hilarious as ever.
Funniest Veterinary Memes Pet Owners Can Relate To
If you have a dog or cat, you've been here. Trust us. These veterinary memes are so much funnier than we expected.
Disney Animal Characters We Would Love to See
Which one of these ideas for future Disney animal characters should the studio jump on first?
Monitor Lizards Are the Pet Dinosaur You've Always Wanted
Monitor lizards are challenging to keep as pets, but they have a certain appeal for the right owners.
Longest-Living Pets You Can Basically Keep Forever
Dogs are amazing, but the longest-living pets stick around for up to 10 times as long.
15 Animals Your Dog Might Be Scared Of
It’s good to know the dog predators and keep your pet away from them.
15 Fun Facts About the Reticulated Python
Say hello to the reticulated python — one of the biggest snakes in the world.
Doctor Dog: Are Ferrets Good Pets?
Ferrets are illegal to own in some states, but they can make good pets, as long as you do the necessary work.
Green and Red Iguanas Don't Make Good Pets — and Here's Why
Before you adopt a rude, miniature dinosaur, we have some facts about green and red iguanas that might make you rethink that purchase.
Baby Chinchillas Are Cuter Than Human Babies
Baby chinchillas are not your average tiny, fluffy, adorable animals.
25 Ridiculously Wholesome Photos of Pets in Snow
Here are some of the cutest photos of pets in snow to get you through those last days (ahem, months) of winter.
Biggest Snakes in the World
The biggest snake in the world is large enough to eat a human being whole. Can you believe people keep some of these as pets?
Want a Cute, Secretly Venomous Pet? Meet the Hognose Snake
The hognose snake is a small, easy-to-care-for pet snake with a venomous secret. Here's why they might be the best pet ever.
14 Reasons to Visit a Reptile Expo, Even If You Don’t Want a Reptile
Reptile expos aren't just for people in the market for a new pet. Here's a list of compelling reasons to check one out in your area.
11 Reasons Snakes Make the Perfect Pet
Pet snakes aren't for everyone, but there are plenty of reasons they make excellent pets, even for first-time owners.
These Mischievous Animals Can't Wait to Shock You
Leave it to Twitter to have an entire account dedicated to animals getting into mischief. Just see for yourself...
15 Rats Cute Enough to Give Remy a Run for His Money
We're not sure if any of these cute rats can whip up a soufflé, but we love them anyway.
15 Horse Gifts We’d Break Out the Chardon-hay For
We all know at least one person who's crazy about horses. Here are some unique horse gift ideas for them that they won't see coming.
These Bat Memes Had Us Rolling With Laughter
These funny bat memes prove that bats aren't as creepy as we thought.
Tractor Supply Chicken Coops We'd Want If We Were Chickens
These are like penthouses for chickens.
This Animal Communicator Can Read Your Dog's Mind
Animal communicators work with pets to help their owners understand them better. We spoke to one to learn how it actually works.
Why Visiting the Como Zoo Is Totally Worth It
Get all the highlights of Como Zoo, plus tips for your visit and family-friendly activities nearby.
25 Things to Know About Miniature Horses
Miniature horses might seem like they'd be easier to care for than a regular horse, but are they?
15 Unique Kinds of Oscar Fish for Next-Level Aquariums
With glowing colors and unusual patterns, oscar fish are among the prettiest to keep. Here are 15 types to consider.
These Cute Baby Animals Will Make You Want to Buy a Zoo
For your amusement, we collected some of the most squee-inducing cute baby animal photos the internet has to offer.
National Dog Day and 24 Other Fun Animal Holidays
From National Dog Day to the annual Guischan Gathering, here are 25 animal holidays and celebrations.
Real-Life Pets of the 'Stranger Things' Cast
Some "Stranger Things" stars are pet parents, too.
15 Teddy Bear Hamsters You Shouldn’t Show Your Kids
Teddy bear hamsters make wonderful first pets, and they're really, really cute.
Want the Prettiest Pet Fish? Meet the Discus Fish
You won't find fish like this at PetSmart.
Everything to Know About the Cute Baby Squirrel
Baby squirrels are very high maintenance at birth but grow quickly into adults in no time.
Scared of Snakes? These Cute Snakes Might Change Your Mind
If hamsters had scales, this is what they'd look like.
What to Do If You Lose Your Pet Snake
Step 1: Don't panic.
17 Lionhead Rabbits With Better Hair Than You
Lionhead rabbits have huge hair and adorable personalities, and these are some of the cutest ones around.
Hairless Guinea Pigs Are So Ugly They’re Cute
They're a lot like regular guinea pigs, except for how funky they look.
19 Reasons Angora Rabbits Make Terrible Pets
We hope you like lint rollers.
30 Animal Influencers With the Most Popular TikTok Videos
These animal influencers have some pretty hilarious TikTok videos that entertain the masses.
25 Popular Cow Breeds That Farmers (and Everyone Else) Love
From the Angus to the Wagyu, get to know 25 of the most popular cow breeds.
Stunning Black Horse Breeds You Have to See to Believe
Look out. Black Beauty has competition.
15 Facts About Capybaras You Might Not Believe
All right, who gave the guinea pig steroids?
These 2022 Comedy Pet Photos Are as Funny as It Gets
Now in its third year, the Comedy Pet Photography Awards are back, and the 2022 competition was fierce.
33 Fastest Horses to Win the Belmont Stakes
These fastest horses who won past Belmont Stakes are ones who ran the entire 1.5-mile race after 1925.
30 Most Beautiful Animals on the Planet
What are the most beautiful animals in the world?
Yes, the Friesian Horse Is One of the Rarest Breeds Today
The Friesian horse is an elegant breed, and owning one is often considered a status symbol among the wealthy.
25 Celebrity Animal Lovers and Their Causes
Meet some famous people who are staunch defenders of animal rights.
Looking for a Unique Companion? Consider a Pet Rat
People believe rats are nasty rodents, but the reality is they make wonderful pets.
Meet the Shetland Sheep — the Original Black Sheep
Did you know the Shetland sheep is a rare breed? What about that it's one of a few breeds that produce a true, ink-black fleece?
Adorable Baby Cow Facts That Will Make You Swoon
Baby cows are some of the most beloved creatures, but there’s a lot the world doesn’t know about them.
35 Chicken Breeds (and Egg Colors) That Are Perfect for Your Flock
Looking to add chickens to your farm or home? These are the most popular chicken breeds you can get.
Funny Kermit the Frog Memes From Your Favorite Animal Puppet
Kermit is still entertaining the masses today, which means there are more than 65 years of moments that make for a bunch of funny Kermit the Frog memes.
The Goat Yoga Trend Everyone’s Obsessed With
Cute Frog Facts You Need in Your Life
Let’s take a deeper look into the mysterious world of frogs.
These Top Workhorse Breeds Take Their Jobs Seriously
From the popular Clydesdale to the rare Vladimir heavy draft, get to know these 25 workhorse breeds.
30 Exotic Pets No One Should Keep
Think again about owning any of these 30 exotic animals that don't do well in captivity.
What Pet Pigs Are Really Like, According to Reddit
Say goodbye to the flower garden and your yard.
55 Things About Bunnies We Didn’t Realize
Think carrots are their favorite food? Think again.
Does Your Horse Love You? Just Check for These Signs
We know you’ve always wondered! Here are 15 signs your horse loves you, according to an equine behaviorist.
30 Commonly Mispronounced Words About Animals
Even animal lovers get some of these tricky names wrong. See if you know how to pronounce these 30 animal words.
Dwarf Hamster Facts That Really May Shock You
They're so cute we could almost eat them.
Miniature Pet Pig Breeds for Your Family
Brighten your home or farm with these adorable miniature pet pigs.
These Famous Horses Had Breyer Models Made of Them
Since 1967, Breyer model horses have been honoring real horses with portrait models.
These Animals Make the Absolute Worst Pets
What are the worst animals to have as pets?
Most Popular Birds Who Became Famous in Pop Culture
You may be surprised at the number of famous birds that influenced your childhood. From Tweety Bird to Hedwig, check out these 25 most popular birds.
Easiest Fish to Have As Pets
What are the easiest fish to take care of and maintain?
Cat Christmas Is Real. We Have the Pictures.
Trees, lights and boxes make Christmas the purrfect holiday.
25 Most Expensive Horse Breeds (Think in the Millions)
Ever wondered what your dream horse may cost? Here are 25 of the most expensive horse breeds.
Easiest Reptiles and Amphibians for First-Time Exotic Pet Owners
What are the easiest reptiles and amphibians to own for those interested in getting an exotic pet?
Why the Axolotl Pet Is Trending in America
Are you curious to know more about the axolotl, the second most popular pet in the U.S.?
Fish Memes That Will Have You Reeling With Laughter
These are o-fish-ially the funniest fish memes ever.
Noodle the Pug and 15 Other Famous Animal Psychics
Is it a bones day or no bones day? Meet Noodle the Pug and other animals that predict the future.
You Won't Believe Where These Pets Got to Go
Now this is what we call an adventure.
Hilarious Hamster Memes That Will Crack You Up
So you're telling me my wheel doesn't go anywhere?
35 Cutest and Most Unusual Pets We Can’t Resist
We wanted to highlight those unusual, exotic pets that range from a miniature pig to a leopard gecko and everything in between.
These 2021 Comedy Pet Photos Are Hysterical
The Comedy Pet Photography Awards announced the top 40 finalists for the 2021 competition on Sept. 29, and let's just say, they don't disappoint.
Nothing to Spit at: 30 Fun Llama and Alpaca Facts to Know
These helpful hints, tips and facts about owning alpacas and llamas will hopefully pique your interest.
25 Horse Breeds That Make Great Therapy Horses
It takes a lot to make a great therapy horse. Here are 25 breeds that tend to make the best equine therapy candidates.
19 Best Exotic Pet Stores You'll Find Anywhere
Looking for an exotic pet? These stores have everything.
What Does a Pet Lizard Really Need to Survive?
Get the right supplies for your pet lizard.
A Horse’s First Year: 50 Fun Facts About Foals
After learning about how foals survive their first year, you may be surprised that so many grow up to be strong, healthy horses.
30 of Your Most Pining Guinea Pig Questions, Answered
If you're looking to buy a guinea pig for your family, here's a list of questions you may have — and the answers that will help make your decision easier.
These Unique Pets and Their Owners Are Awesome
Pigs, alpacas, hedgehogs and deer are part of the family too.
35 Horse Movies to Add to Your Watch List, Stat
From classics like "The Black Stallion" to modern true stories such as "Harry & Snowman," you won’t want to miss any of these must-watch horse movies.
The Ultimate Chinchilla Care Guide on Owning This Tiny Pet
If you're interested in owning a chinchilla, here are some essential facts and tips you should consider before purchasing one.
35 Fastest Horses to Win the Preakness Since 1925
The second leg of the Triple Crown, the Preakness is a fast-paced sprint to glory. Learn about the 35 fastest horses to win the modern Preakness since 1925.
30 Pets That Are Easy to Care For
Sometimes, the best decision when getting a pet is finding one that’s easy to care for and maintain.
These Animal Actors Were the Best in Showbiz
From commercials to TV shows and movies, these animal actors have not only entertained us but have added to the very fabric of American culture.
Toughest Dog Breeds to Care For
Don't let their cuteness fool you. They can wreak havoc.
America’s Most Beautiful Vacation Spots for Horse Lovers
From exciting cattle drives to enhancing your dressage skills, these amazing horseback-riding destinations offer everything horse lovers could want.
30 Pet-Friendly Beach Towns That Will Welcome Your Dog
Check out these 30 pet-friendly beach towns that offer fun in the sun with your dog, cat or whatever other furry companions you plan to bring on vacation.
These Expensive Birds Are as Cool as It Gets
Getting a bird can be rewarding, but it can also be extremely pricey.
Hilarious Animal Photobombs That Are Truly Awesome
Animals can ruin perfect photo moments as well as anyone.
25 Most Popular Horse Breeds Loved the World Over
Here are 25 of the most popular horse breeds — is your favorite one of them?
45 Amazing Facts About Owls
Everything you wanted to know about owls, and then some.
Celebrities Who Owned Dangerous Pets
Some of the most famous people love exotic animals.
These 25 Horse Breeds Make a Great First Horse for Kids
Looking for that first horse? Check out one of these 25 horse breeds that are great for kids.
These Tongue Out Tuesday Photos Are Simply Amazing
What's cuter than an animal with its tongue out?
50 Fastest Horses to Ever Win the Kentucky Derby
One race can turn a racehorse into a legend. Learn about the 50 fastest Kentucky Derby winners.