There are roughly 10,000 different species of birds and many make great pets if well cared for. As a pet bird can be a longtime companion, it is important to choose the right type for you and your home.
Although Halloween can be fun and festive it is important to understand the potential dangers this holiday can bring to your pets. By keeping noise levels minimal, securing potentially harmful candy, and limiting the time your pet spends in a Halloween costume it is possible to have a wonderful day enjoyed by both you and your pets.
Seth Mayersohn has a B.S. in Animal and Veterinary Sciences and a Masters of Agriculture from West Virginia University. He has 12 years experience as a veterinary technician, in both small animal general practice and the specialty veterinary hospital setting.