Pugs have grown in popularity over recent years, but they’re actually an ancient breed, revered for centuries in China and given a royal-like status. Given our own sociable needs as a pack animal, we all need company in our lives. The folks at Moneypod have looked at the finer points of both species to work out whether a pug or a partner is what a person truly needs in life.
If you’re a pet person, you won’t need to be told how relaxing it is to just spend time with your pet, but did you know that keeping pets actually has health benefits too? You probably knew that cats, dogs and large animals all provide us with the feel good factor, but even pets as small as fish bring us plenty of mental health benefits. The following infographic is a visual, easy to read round up all the best research that has been carried out into aquariums and how they improve mental health and reduce stress.
Initiating a discussion with a pet-lover can be daunting sometimes as the conversation may turn either favorable or hostile. Apart from the minor proportion of people that don’t like pets, our society is mainly categorized into 2 sections, i.e. one having an inclination for dogs and the other having a preference for cats. In fact, the ideal way to gauge someone’s personality may depend on whether they like dogs or cats.
Commercial veterinary drugs can produce a number of unwanted side-effects to your beloved dog. What if there is an all-natural solution to all the problems of your dog? Well, there is, and it’s made from the cannabis plant itself. CBD or cannabidiol is another chemical found in the marijuana plant, which offers tens of proven health benefits but with absolutely no psychoactive effects at all.
Wildlife crime is now the most urgent threat to many of the world’s species. Incredible giants like elephants and rhinos could be gone from the world before your children would have the chance to coexist with these beautiful and intelligent animals that have roamed Earth for more than 50 million years. Below is an interactive infographic created by Safari Tanzania that supports efforts to stop animal poaching in the wild.
A birdhouse brings benefits to your garden and it’s a fun DIY activity. While building a birdhouse, there are some points that needs to be taken care of so that you don’t attract predators and to make it as comfortable as possible for birds. Discover the features of a good birdhouse in this infographic by Capital Gardening Services.
Being the nomadic apex predators that they are, Great White Sharks are found all over the world. They do however frequent certain spots which lead to the best Shark Cage Diving Spots in the world. See which spot is at the top of the list in this infographic by Xplorio.
The term Marine Big Five originated in Gansbaai, South Africa and refers to the prolific population of whales, sharks, dolphins, penguins and seals that flourish along this beautiful coastline near the Southernmost Tip of Africa. Here is an infographic from Xplorio that looks at these magnificent animals in more detail.
Over time, dogs are reportedly more stinky than cats by a 2 to 1 ratio. And yet, the age-old personality question persists: Are you a dog person or a cat person? Beyond personality, the team at ForRent.com wanted to look at the many other considerations of pet ownership that are important for apartment living. How much space does your pet need? How much care and walking will it require? Is it stinky? How much does it poop?
Did you know that your pets can also benefit from car tints? Pet owners know that their pets are not mere animals, but are an important part of the family. This is why many invest a lot on products and services that can benefit their pets. But when it comes to their safety while in their owners’ vehicles, even something as simple as a car tint can help prevent a harmless drive from being a fatal accident.