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Basic Biology of Invertebrate Exotic Pets
Basic Biology of Invertebrate Exotic Pets
Invertebrates – animals without backbones – make up most of the world’s animals; although little understood by most people, they represent a real treasure-trove of…...
Health Care for Reptiles & Amphibians
Health Care for Reptiles & Amphibians
Good health care largely depends on recognising the main symptoms and causes of disease, keeping a careful eye out for them – and knowing when to call the vet....
Picking the Right Exotic Pet for You
Picking the Right Exotic Pet for You
If you’re thinking about keeping an exotic pet, there are lots of things you need to consider to make sure you get the right one for you....
Safety Issues with Exotic Pets
Safety Issues with Exotic Pets
Exotic pets do throw up a few safety issues all of their own, but with a little knowledge and common sense you should be able to keep everyone safe....
Spotting the Signs That Your Pet is not Well
Spotting the Signs That Your Pet is not Well
The key to keeping exotic pets healthy is being familiar with the diseases likely to affect them and then watching out for the telltale signs of illness....
Understanding Venom
Understanding Venom
Many types of animals kept as exotic pets have a reputation for being venomous, but the issue of venom is more complicated – and far more fascinating – than most…...
Where to Get An Exotic Pet
Where to Get An Exotic Pet
There’s no shortage of places to buy an exotic pet, including pet shops, specialist suppliers or fellow keepers; it’s worth doing your homework to make sure you get it…...
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