Exotic Pets Sitemap - Page 1 2016-09-26

Exotic Pets - How to Care for Exotic Pets
Everything you need to know to help you select and care for an exotic pet. Learn about rabbits, sugar gliders, reptiles, birds, and other exotic pets.

Exotic Pet Pictures and Names for Exotic Pets
A good way to get a look at a varity of exotic pets is to browse our extensive photo galleries with lots of exotic pet pictures submitted by site vistors. And, if you have a new pet and are searching for the perfect names, you can find inspiration in the names lists.

Feeding Pet Snakes - Pre-Killed or Live Prey
Find out whether or not it is best to feed live prey to your pet snake and ways to get them to eat pre-killed mice and rats.

Exotic Pet Names that Start With N and O
Naming a pet can be hard but thankfully there is help. Check out this list of exotic pet names that start with the letters N and O.

Pet Mice and Kids - Do Pet Mice Make Good Pets
Children love mice and are exposed to them on television and in the movies. But do mice make good pets for kids?

What Fluttering Claws Means in Red Eared Slider Turtles
Reasons why turtles sometimes flutter their claws around the heads of other turtles, including mating and expressions of dominance.

Find Out if an Exotic Pet is Legal Where You Live
The legal status of exotic pets varies from place to place. Find out how to know whether or not your exotic pet is legal to own where you live.

Tortoises - Care of Pet Tortoises
About keeping tortoises as pets, including profiles and care sheets for several species of pet tortoise including leopard, Mediterranean, Russian, sulcata, and red foot tortoises.

Pet Leopard Tortoises - Caring for a Leopard Tortoise
Leopard tortoises are popular due to their shells that resemble leopard markings but these tortoises are also long-lived and require a lot of space.

Leopard Gecko Morphs - Colors of Leopard Geckos
Most people only think about the wild type when it comes to leopard gecko colors. Learn about the variety of color morphs that exist.

Pet Leopard Geckos - Caring for Leopard Geckos
Leopard geckos make great pet lizards for both the beginner and seasoned reptile caretaker. Learn how to properly care for a pet leopard gecko.

Macaws as Pets - Lifespan and Care of Pet Macaws
Macaws live a very long time and are demanding, yet rewarding pets. Learn more about caring for these beautiful birds.

How to Feed Frozen Mice to Pet Snakes - Feeding Snakes
Getting your snake to eat frozen mice and other pre-killed prey can be difficult but there are several things you can try to do to get your snake to eat.

Pet Turtles and Salmonella - Salmonella and Turtles
Turtles and Salmonella have both been around for quite some time. The risks associated with the bacteria are serious but no need for alarm.

Hognose Snakes - Caring for Pet Hognose Snakes
Learn the basics for caring for pet hognose snakes.

Rat Snakes as Pets - How to Care for Pet Rat Snakes
Black rat snakes are a popular pet snake due to their size and ease of care. Find out what you'll need and how to care for these colubrid snakes.

How Long Do Parrots and Other Pet Birds Live?
Expected life spans for some commonly found parrots and other pet birds, plus suggestions on how to keep your bird healthy for a long life.

Is My Red-Eared Slider Turtle a Male or a Female?
How to determine if a red eared slider turtle is male or female by looking at a variety of characteristics.

Resources for Pet Owners
What you need to know before making the decision to get an exotic pet, including factors to consider when choosing an exotic pet, beginner's guides to choosing the right pet, and other considerations such as choosing a vet, where to get an exotic pet, finding a pet sitter, and picking a name!

Where to Get an Exotic Pet
Find out the best place for you to purchase or rescue an exotic pet.

Jobs Working With Exotic Pets - Exotic Pet Careers
Jobs working with exotic pets can be found in pet stores, animal hospitals, and more. Find out what it takes to get a job working with exotic pets.

Wallaroos for Pets: Characteristics, Care, and More
A description of wallaroos, which are sometimes kept as pets, including size, lifespan, characteristics, and basic needs for food and fenced space.

Teddy Guinea Pig
Description and picture of a Teddy Guinea Pig

Introduction to Guinea Pig Breeds
Guide to the various breeds of guinea pigs with various types of hair and colors including the American, Abyssinian, Peruvian, silky, and more.

Breed Guide: Abyssinian Guinea Pig
Description and picture of the abyssinian guinea pig. Page 2.

Breed Guide: The Peruvian Guinea Pig
Description and picture of a peruvian guinea pig. Page 3.

Silkie Guinea Pig
Description and picture of a silkie guinea pig

Crested Guinea Pig
Description and picture of a crested guinea pig.

Texel Guinea Pig
Description and picture of a Texel Guinea Pig

Coronet Guinea Pig
Description and picture of a Coronet Guinea Pig

Other Breeds
A description of some other varieties of guinea pigs

How to Take a Rabbit on a Long Car Trip
How to prepare for a long drive in the car if you travel with your rabbit with advice on carriers, practice runs, food and temperature.

The Praying Mantis - Keeping the Insect as a Pet
Information on keeping mantids as pets including housing and feeding plus proper temperature, humidity, substrate and some fact facts about the name.

Signs a Hermit Crab Is Getting Ready to Molt
Your hermit crab will likely act and look a bit different just before molting.Once you see these signs, consider isolating it from the others.

How Long Does It Take Hermit Crabs to Molt?
Details on how long does it take for hermit crabs to complete a molt plus signs of imminent molting like excessive eating, digging and regeneration.

Cages and Other Housing for Pet Hedgehogs
Different kinds of cages for pet hedgehogs including wire, plastic containers and aquariums, as well as safety and ventilation concerns.

Grooming Pet Guinea Pigs - Brushing and Baths
Details on brushing and bathing pet guinea pigs including techniques, brushing, grooming suggestions and implements and recommended shampoos. Page 2.

Guinea Pig Grooming and Nail Trims
Details on how to how a guinea pig when clipping nails, identifying the quick, cutting techniques and how to handle and staunch nail bleeding.

Names for Pet Birds
Browse through a list of names for pet birds along with information on the top ten birds for pets and information on enriching their environment.

Names for Pet Frogs and Toads
List of names for pet frogs and toads submitted by readers as well as introductory information on life span, caretaking, feeding and activity level.

White Lined Geckos Pet Care Guide
Information about the care of white lined geckos or skunk geckos including feeding suggestions, housing, substrate, temperature and humidity.

Care of Common House Geckos
Information about the care of house geckos including feeding, housing, ideal temperature and humidity, lighting, substrate and accessories.

Encouraging Red Eared Slidesr to Bask
Basking and thoroughly drying off is important to red eared sliders. Here's some help on getting reluctant turtles to use their basking spot.

Green Water in a Turtle Tank
Turtle tanks, like aquariums, are prone to growing algae. While algae isn't particularly harmful, you need to address the underlying causes.

Turtles Shedding Scutes - Do Turtle Shells Peel?
Is peeling on the shell normal for a turtle such as a red eared slider? Reasons for shedding of the scutes and signs of healthy shedding.

How to Make Toys for Pet Rats
Some common household items that make fun toys for pet rats including boxes, wood, paper, cardboard, ropes, containers, tubes and tunnels.

Pet Scorpion Species--A Beginner's Guide
A guide to suitable species for the beginner scorpion keeper such as the Emperor, along with species to avoid that have a potentially lethal sting.

Names for Pet Sugar Gliders
Browse through a list of pet names for sugar gliders as well as introductory information on owning this pet and their unique bonding to humans.

Rabbit Breeds - Descriptions and Guide
A listing of rabbit breeds recognized by the American Rabbit Breeder Association with a brief description for each including weight.

Rabbit Breed Descriptions - Part 2
Description of rabbit breeds, with a focus on weight and coat types. Page 2.

Rabbit Breeds Sorted by Size - Small to Giant
List of rabbit breeds sorted by size including small (just two to six pounds), medium, large and giant, which weights eleven pounds or more. Page 3.

An Index to Exotic Pet Information and Species
An index of all the types and species of exotic pets with additional introductory details about rabbits, ferrets, scorpions, tarantulas and more.

Idead for Naming Your Pet Scorpions
Browse through a list of reader-submitted pet names--including Roman emperors--along with introductory information on keeping a scorpion as a pet.

How to Take Care of Pet Emperor Scorpions
Introduction to keeping scorpions as pets, with an emphasis on the care of the large emperor scorpion including feeding, housing and handling.

Ideas for Naming Your Hedgehog
Browse through a list of reader-submitted pet names for hedgehogs along with basic introductory information on keeping hedgehogs healthy and happy.

Funky and Fun Names for Pet Gerbils
Browse through a list of reader-submitted names for pet gerbils along with some basic introductory information on keeping gerbils healthy and happy.

Feeding Red Eared Sliders
Food suggestions for your red eared slider including commercial food, pellets, treats and vegetables. Also includes advice on feeding in a container.

Raccoons
Learn about pet raccoons. Exotic Pets.

What to Expect From a Pet Raccoon - Pet Raccoons
Raccoons are mischievous little critters and can be quite the handful as pets but that doesn't stop some people. Find out more about pet raccoons!

Feeding a Red Eared Slider
Information on how much and how often to feed red eared sliders and other aquatic turtles including scheduling details and types of food.

Keeping the Water in Your Turtle Tank Clean
Keeping Red eared sliders' tanks clean can be a challenge; here are ideas to manage water quality including test kits for pH and dechlorinating.

Turtle Tank Cleanliness: Keeping the Water Clean
There are several ways to keep your turtle tank clean. Set up well with a good filter and pay attention to filtration, water changes and substrate. Page 2.

Essential Information on Keeping Large Constrictors
Information on keeping large constricting snakes such as boas and pythons as pets, including details on feeding, handling, health and dangers.

Keeping Aquatic Turtles in Outdoor Ponds
Information about keeping aquatic turtles such as red eared sliders in outdoor ponds, including basking and land areas, plants and keeping fish.

Hibernating Aquatic Turtles in Outdoor Ponds
Information on hibernating aquatic turtles over winter in outdoor ponds with details about pond size, oxygenation, de-icers and digging material. Page 2.

How to Take Care of Burmese Pythons as Pets
Information on keeping Burmese pythons as pets, and their care, feeding, handling, temperament, plus substrate and temperature for their housing.

Exotic Names for Pet Mice
A list of cute and quirky reader-submitted names for pet mice, plus some basic information on the species, personality and elements of their care.

Inventive Names for Pet Snakes
Browse through a wild and wacky pet names for snakes along with basic information on characteristics, handling, and good breeds for pets.

Names for Pet Salamanders and Newts
A list of reader-submitted pet names for salamanders and newts. Also includes information on salamander appearance, characteristics and fun facts.

Exotic Pet Names for Your Chinchilla
Browse through a list of cute and quirky reader-submitted pet names for chinchillas. Also includes basic information on chinchilla characteristics.

Care and Feeding of Pet American Green Tree Frogs
An introduction to American green tree frogs as pets and their care in captivity. Covers feeding, temperature, light, water and a note on extinction.

African Pygmy Hedgehogs as Pets
A guide to housing and feeding your African Pygmy Hedgehog including available feed, snacks, and preparing mealworms. Details on exercise too. Page 2.

African Pygmy Hedgehogs as Pets - Handling
Informtion about handling African Pygmy Hedgehogs--how to pick them up and what to do if they curl into a ball, as well as a note on self-annointing. Page 3.

How to Keep African Pygmy Hedgehogs as Pets
A quick guide to hedgehogs as pets and basic care information. Details on their appearance and how to best choose a hedgehog from a breeder.

African Clawed Frogs: Care and Feeding as Pets
Information about African clawed frogs as pets and how to care for them as pets including tank set up, filtration, temperature and feeding.

Ferret Care Guide
Infoarmtion about keeping ferrets as pets from basic care such as feeding and housing, to health issues every ferret owner shoud know about. Page 2.

Ferret Care Facts Guide
Information about keeping ferrets as pets, including a care guide and details on their scent glands, plus fun facts about their history.

Feeding Tarantulas - Molting Tarantulas
Information on keeping tarantuals as pets, including feeding, care of molting spiders, and the problems with handling tarantulas. Page 3.

Tarantulas as Pets - Caring for Pet Tarantulas
Discover what kinds of tarantulas make the best pets, how to choose one as pet, and whether or not tarantulas are venomous.

Tarantulas as Pets - Caring for Pet Tarantulas
Tarantulas need special housing, bedding, lighting and humidity. Find out how to safely provide these to a pet tarantula. Page 2.

Reason Why Ferrets Make Good Pets
Reasons that ferrets can make excellent pets.

How to Keep a Fennec Fox as a Pet
Essential basic information on fennec foxes and keeping them as pets, including feeding, housing, preventive health care, and house breaking.

How to Take Care of Pet Rats
Information on caring for pet rats including setting up a rat cage, arranging the nest box and bedding, providing toys and exercise, and feeding.

Pet Rat Care - Feeding, Playtime and Nail Trims
Continuation of the basic guide to rat care, including feeding, treats, and nail trimming as well as

Laws on Exotic Pets by U.S. State - Alabama to Georgia
Find out if it is legal to own certain kinds of exotic pets where you live and what kind of restrictions your state has in this alphabetical state list.

Laws on Exotic Pets by U.S. State - Hawaii to Maryland
Find out if it is legal to own certain exotic pets where you live and what kind of restrictions your state has in this alphabetical state list. Page 2.

State Laws on Exotic Pets - Massachusetts to New Jersey
Find out if it is legal to own certain exotic pets where you live and what kind of restrictions your state has in this alphabetical state list. Page 3.

State Laws on Exotic Pets - New Mexico to South Carolina
Find out if it's legal to own certain exotic pets where you live and what kind of restrictions your state has in this alphabetical state list. Page 4.

State Laws on Exotic Pets - South Dakota to Wyoming
Find out if it's legal to own certain exotic pets where you live and what kind of restrictions your state has in this alphabetical state list. Page 5.

Chameleons - Pet Chameleons - About Chameleons
Chameleons are beautiful and unique. Find out if they would make a good pet for you and how to properly choose and care for one.

Chameleons - Basic Care Guide of Chameleons
Chameleons are intriguing pets. Learn what kind of cage, lighting, food, and other supplies you chameleon needs to thrive. Page 2.

Exotic Pet Names That Start With R - Exotic Pet Names
Browse these exotic pet names that begin with the letter R.

Ball Pythons as Pets - Pet Ball Pythons
Basic information on ball pythons, including choosing a pet ball python, providing a proper cage, and feeding ball pythons.

Pet Ball Pythons - Caring for a Pet Ball Python
Learn how to properly care for a pet ball python. Find out what kind of cage, bedding, heat, and food ball pythons need to thrive. Page 2.

Top 10 Bad Pets - Worst Animals to Keep as Pets
Find out why bats, bears, coutis, primates, and other animals don't belong in your home in this list of the top 10 bad pets.

Keeping Corn Snakes as Pets - Pet Corn Snakes
Corn snakes are great for beginner snake lovers and also make many experienced herpetologists happy with their ease of care and varying colors.

Corn Snakes as Pets - Caring for Pet Corn Snakes
Find out how to properly care for a pet corn snake including feeding them, what kind of heat they need, and cage set-up. Page 2.

Prairie Dogs As Pets - Pet Prairie Dogs
The pet prairie dog is a large affectionate rodent if handled as a baby. It requires a long-term commitment and much attention from a devoted owner.

Keeping Fiddler Crabs as Pets - Pet Fiddler Crab
Information on fiddler crabs and how to keep them as pets, including setting up a tank appropriate for fiddler crabs.

Feeding Pot Bellied Pigs - Pot Belly Pig Food
Pot bellied pigs will eat a variety of foods but that doesn't mean everything is good for them. Find out what your pot bellied pig should eat.

A Guide to Caring for Pet Red Eared Sliders
Red eared sliders are very popular aquatic turtles. Find out if a red eared slider is the right pet for you and how to properly care for them.

How to Care for a Pet Red Tail Boa
Information on the care of the red tail boa, a type of boa constrictor, and a very common kind of pet snake.

Exotic Pets from Brazil - Brazilian Exotic Animals
Brazil is a beautiful land of rainforests, the ocean, mountains, and rivers - and it's also home many animals we call our exotic pets.

Pet Capuchin Monkeys - Monkeys as Pets
Pet monkeys are controversial pets across the country. Capuchin monkeys are known for their tiny sizes and baby faces but do they make good pets?

Degus as Pets - How to Care for a Pet Degu
Degus are highly social and can make great pets. Find out about their needs and how to properly care for one.

Hermit Crabs Losing Legs - Hermit Crab Leg Loss
Find out why your hermit crab is losing legs, what you need to do about it, and whether or not they will grow back.

The Secret Life of Pets Movie
The Secret Life of Pets follows house pets on an adventure when their owners aren't watching. Find out what pets are featured in this animated movie.

Best Pet Reptiles for Beginners - Best Reptile Pets
Not every reptile is as easy to care for as the next. Check out these options for the best reptiles for beginner reptile enthusiasts.

Frogs as Pets - What You Need to Know About Pet Frogs
Find out what to consider before getting a pet frog and what species are the best ones for beginner frog owners.

Guinea Pigs as Pets - All About Guinea Pigs
Learn the basics about pet guinea pigs, including where to get one, how to choose a healthy one, and all about their care.

Tortoises as Pets - An Introduction to Pet Tortoises
Is a pet tortoise right for you? Find out a little about pet tortoises and what you should consider before choosing one as a pet.

Bird Supplies
Cages, food, toys, play gyms, and other bird supplies.

Bird Cage Sizes and Bar Spacing - Pet Bird Cage Sizes
There are many different kinds of pet birds and they all have different minimum cage size requirements. Find out what sized cage your bird needs.

Ferrets
All about pet ferrets! Exotic Pets.

Ferret Behavior
Learn how to train your ferret and what normal ferret behavior is.

Alphabetical Names for Pet Ferrets - A to M
Browse through this alphabetical list of reader-submitted pet names for ferrets starting with A to M.

Alphabetical Names for Pet Ferrets - N to Z
Check out this alphabetical list of names for pet ferrets that start with N through Z. Page 2.

Guinea Pig Heat Stroke - How to Prevent and Treat
Learn how to prevent heat stroke, recognize the symptoms of it, and treat it in pet guinea pigs.

Basic Pet Sugar Gliders Facts - Sugar Glider Facts
Learn the facts about sugar gliders, including their expected life span, origins, behaviors, and dietary needs.

Choosing a Pet Lizard and Basic Care
Learn about pet lizards, how to set up their environment, and how to choose the best pet lizard for you.

Pet Guinea Pigs
Information on the care of pet guinea pigs or cavies including feeding and cages for guinea pigs, along with pictures of guinea pigs and names for pet guinea pigs.

Hamsters, Gerbils, Etc.
Information about keeping hamsters, jirds, and gerbils as pets including choosing a pet hamster, jird, or gerbil and the care of pet hamsters, jirds, and gerbils.

Rats, Mice and Dormice
Information about keeping fancy rats, dormice and mice as pets including choosing a pet rat, dormouse or mouse and the care of pet rats, dormice, and mice.

Chinchillas and Degus
Information on chinchillas and degus, including general care instructions, care sheets, housing requirements, diets, and pictures.

Jirds
Information on jirds. Exotic Pets.

Guinea Pig Health and Diseases
All about guinea pig health and diseases.

Guinea Pig Behavior
Learn all about guinea pig behaviors and training.

Guinea Pig Breeds
Learn about the different breeds of guinea pigs.

Guinea Pig Supplies
Find out what supplies you need for your guinea pig.

Pet Patagonian Cavy Care and Feeding
Learn the basics of pet Patagonian cavies including what they eat, health concerns, behaviors, and whether or not they make good pets.

Choosing Between Common Pet Rodents
A quick comparison of commonly seen pet rodents including hamsters, gerbils, mice, rats, and guinea pigs.

Bearded Dragon Glass Surfing
Find out what glass surfing is, why your bearded dragon is doing it, and whether or not you should help him stop.

Names for Pet Rats - A to M
Browse through this alphabetical list of reader-submitted names for pet rats that start with the letters A through M.

Names for Pet Rats - N to Z
Find the perfect names for a pet rat that begins with the letters N to Z. Page 2.

Keeping Aquatic Turtles as Pets
Information on keeping aquatic turtles as pets including what to expect and the level of care and commitment required to keep them as pets.

Armadillos
Learn about armadillos and whether or not they make good pets.

Pet Armadillos - Armadillos as Pets
Armadillos are unique animals and make even more unique pets. Find out whether or not this is a good thing.

More Exotic Pets
Various other animals some of which are not commonly thought of as pets, including domestic animals like goats, llamas, and alpacas, and wild animals such as big cats, monkeys (primates), skunks, kinkajous, coatimundis, raccoons, along with opossums (including short tailed opossums), and giant african land snails, and birds.

Chipmunks
Pet chipmunk information. Exotic Pets.

Giant African Land Snails
About Giant African Land snails.

Fish
Basics on pet fish. Exotic Pets.

Pet Axolotls
An introduction to the unusual and exotic axolotl, including basic housing and care information.

Water for Axolotls - Safe Water for Pet Axolotls
Is the water you're using for your axolotl safe? Find out what kind of water axolotls need.

Top 5 Exotic Pets for Kids
Should you get an exotic pet for your kids? Find out which species are the easiest to care for and appropriate for children.

Red Footed Tortoises - Red Footed Tortoise Care
Learn about red-footed tortoises and how to properly care for them as pets both indoors and outdoors.

How to Handle a Hedgehog - Tips and Handling Basics
Follow these simple steps to learn how to handle your pet hedgehog and not get poked while doing it!

Pet Hedgehogs
Keeping hedgehogs as pets including what to expect from a hedgehog and the care of pet hedgehogs.

Hedgehog Health and Diseases
Learn about hedgehog health and the diseases they can get.

Feeding Hedgehogs
Find out what your pet hedgehog should be eating.

Hedgehog Bedding Options - Best Bedding for Hedgehogs
Find out what bedding options you and your pet hedgehog have. There are more options than you may realize!

Cherry Head Red-Footed Tortoise - Cherry Head Tortoises
Learn all about what cherry head red-footed tortoises are and how to properly care for them as pets.

Chinese Hamsters - All About Chinese Hamsters
Consider the tiny Chinese hamster if you are looking for a new furry little friend. Find out what kind of special care they require.

Dormice
Information about caring for pet dormice.

Exotic Pet Names That Start With C
Check out this alphabetical list of exotic pet names that begin with the letter C to find that perfect name for your pet.

What to Expect From a Pet Iguana
Pet iguanas are not for everyone but they can make rewarding pets for those that are prepared for the care requirements they demand.

Green Iguanas as Pets - Pet Iguanas
Find out the details about pet iguana care and whether or not they will make a good pet for you.

Training Rabbits to Stop Digging Up the Carpet
Digging is something almost all rabbits do. Learn how to keep your rabbit from digging up your carpet.

Breeds of Lop-Eared Rabbits - Pet Lop-Eared Rabbits
Learn about the different kinds of lop-eared rabbits, which one might be the best one for your, and their special care requirements.

Sugar Gliders, Squirrels
Instructions on how to care for sugar gliders and flying squirrels as pets. Cage requirements, diets and toys are suggested along with photos.

Pot Bellied Pigs, Etc.
Information on pot bellied pigs and kunekune.

Kunekune
Information on kunekune pigs. Exotic Pets.

Pot Bellied Pigs
Information on pet pot bellied pigs.

Hermit and Fiddler Crabs
About keeping hermit crabs and fiddler crabs as pets including the care and feeding of pet crabs.

Pet Snakes - Choose the Best Pet Snake for You
Thinking about getting a pet snake? Find out what snake may be best for you and things to consider.

Alphabetical List of Exotic Pet Names Beginning With M
Do you need a name for your pet that starts with the letter M? Check out this alphabetical list of names for your special pet!

Feeding Red Eared Sliders - Red Eared Slider Diet
What does a red eared slider turtle eat? Find out if those floating pellets are enough or what you should be feeding.

Find Out if Your Hermit Crab is Molting or Dead
Find out how to tell the difference between a molting hermit crab and a dead one and what you should do if you aren't sure.

Exotic Pets - Resources, Supplies, Information
General resources pertaining to exotic pets and their care including general information sites and shopping and supplies resources.

Rat Supplies
Information on rat supplies. Exotic Pets.

Gerbil Supplies
Learn about the supply options you have for your pet gerbil.

Mouse Supplies
Get information on mouse supplies.

Definitions of Exotic Pet Terminology
Definitions of words used when discussing exotic pets.

Product Reviews
Products reviews by your About.com Guide to Exotic Pets.

Rescue Groups
Learn about rescue groups and find one near you.

Cedar and Pine Wood Shavings - Bedding Problems
Cedar and pine shavings are often used as pet bedding but are they really safe? Find out if cedar chips and pine shavings are your best options.

Finding a Lost Hamster - Tips and Tricks
Did your hamster get lost? Use these tips to help you find your hamster safely or lure him back home.

Top 10 Ferret Cages - Links and Prices
A selection of well designed, large ferret cages available for purchase online. Find the perfect cage for your ferret!

Painted Turtles as Pets
Learn how to properly care for pet painted turtles.

Exotic Pet Names That Begin with the Letter T
Find that perfect name that begins with the letter

Guinea Pig Care - Introduction to Pet Guinea Pigs
Learn all about guinea pig basics, breeds, care, and even some name ideas right here in this introduction to pet guinea pigs.

Pet Turtles and Tortoises
Information about keeping turtles and tortoises as pets including the care of aquatic turtles (red eared sliders and others), box turtles, and various species of tortoises.

Sibfox - No Longer Your Pet Fox Destination
The Institute of Cytology and Genetics has developed these tame pet foxes through long-term selection and breeding for behavior.

Aquatic Turtles
Resources about keeping semi-aquatic turtles (sometimes called basking turtles) as pets, including the care of turtles such as pet red eared sliders.

Wood Turtles
Find out how to care for pet wood turtles.

Turtle and Tortoise Health and Diseases
Learn about turtle and tortoise health and the diseases they can get.

How to Take Care of a Turtle
Different kinds of turtles need different kinds of care. Find out here how to care for a turtle that you have or want.

African Side-Neck Turtles
Learn about pet African side-neck turtles.

Red-Eared Sliders
Learn about caring for pet red-eared sliders.

Lighting and Heating for Pet Turtles and Tortoises
Turtles and tortoises of all kinds require supplemental heat and special UVB lighting. Find out what you need for your turtle!

Argentine Black and White Tegus
Check out this care sheet for Argentine black and white tegus so you can provide the best care for your tegu.

How to Raise Mealworms - Breeding Mealworms
Find out how to breed and raise a simple mealworm colony to feed to your exotic pet. It's easier than you might think!

Pet Coatimundi - Pet Coati - South American Raccoons
Coatis, commonly referred to as coatimundi, are interesting exotic pets from the raccoon family. Find out how to care for them.

Names for Pet Lizards - Alphabetical List
Find the best name for your lizard when you browse through this alphabetical list of reader-submitted pet names specifically for lizards!

Sexing Leopard Geckos - Male or Female
Find out what to look for when sexing leopard geckos so you can know if you have a male or a female lizard.

Find Out How to Determine the Sex of Your Snake
Sexing snakes can be done with the right skills and instruments but care should be taken by whomever attempts it. Find out how to sex a pet snake.

Tegus
Information on various pet tegus.

Pet Colombian Tegu Care Sheet
Read this care sheet on Colombian tegus to find out what kind of pets these large lizards really make and how to take care of them.

Pet Sloth Care Requirements
Learn the basics on caring for pet sloths and find out whether or not they make good house pets.

Pet Genets: Diet, Behavior and Healthcare
Learn the basics of pet genets. Exotic Pets.

Types of Monkeys Kept as Pets
Learn about different monkeys that are kept as pets.

Brumation Definition in Reptiles
A definition of brumation. Exotic Pets.

Transporting Reptiles in the Winter
It can be dangerous taking your reptile out in the cold. Learn about transporting reptiles in the winter and how to safely take them to the vet.

Reptile Worm Types and Characteristics
Learn about the normal and abnormal worms your reptile could be harboring.

Understanding Femoral Pores in Reptiles
What are those holes that line the bottom of your lizard's legs?

Raccoon Diet and Eating Patterns
Find out what to feed a pet raccoon.

Rabbit Tumor Types and What to Do
Learn about different kinds of growths, lumps, bumps, and tumors in pet rabbits.

How to Care for Pet Hedgehogs
Learn the basics for caring for pet African Pygmy hedgehogs.

Rabbit Teeth Dental Problems
An explanation of rabbit teeth and why they may need tooth trims.

Timing Guide to Breeding Guinea Pigs
Are you thinking about breeding guinea pigs? Do you know what age to breed guinea pigs at? Find out here!

A Closer Look at Goat Breeds Including Exotics
You have many choices when it comes to goat breeds. Take a look at this list of some of the more popular picks.

Frog Dropsy Meaning and Possible Causes
Does your african dwarf frog look bloated? He may have african dwarf frog dropsy.

Frog Lumps, Bumps and Growths
Find out what it means if your frog develops a lump.

Balanced Diet for Your Pet Fox
Find out what to feed your pet fox.

The Best Pet Fish Names - Alphabetized
Are you looking for that perfect name for your pet fish? You've come to the right place! From A to Z, we've got the name you're looking for.

Identifying and Treating Ferret Bloat
Learn about bloat and GDV in pet ferrets and why it is an emergency situation.

How to Care for Your Pet Tiger
Keeping tigers as pets and why it isn't a good idea.

Understanding Degu Diabetes and Treatment
Diabetes is a common disease in degus. Learn why and what you can do to prevent it.

Causes of Fur Slip in Chinchillas and How to Prevent It
Fur slip can be a bit frightening if you don't know why your chinchilla is suddenly losing large clumps of hair. Read on to find out more on fur slip.

What to Do if Your Pet Rat Has Lice
If your pet rat is itching and scratching, it may have a common ecto-parasite. Find out what to do if you find lice on your little friend!

Different Kinds of Rat Tumors
If your rat has a lump it could be something serious. Read on to find out what it could be.

Everyday Care for Mouse Teeth
Pet mice will sometimes run into issues with their teeth and it is important to know what normal and abnormal teeth look like.

Monitor Health and Diseases
Learn about the diseases that affect pet monitors.

Skink Health and Diseases
Learn all about skink health and diseases.

Health and Diseases of Snakes
Learn about snake health and diseases.

Uromastyx Health and Diseases
Learn about the health and diseases of pet uromastyx.

Chinese Water Dragon Health and Diseases
Learn about the health and diseases of pet water dragons.

Pet Iguanas - Care and Handling of Green Iguanas
Information about keeping the green iguana as a pet, including what to expect from a pet iguana, handling and taming iguanas, and links to the best iguana care information on the Web.

Reptile and Amphibian Health and Diseases
Information on reptile and amphibian health and diseases.

Metabolic Bone Disease in Reptiles
Metabolic bone disease is a very serious problem in reptiles and it is unfortunately quite common. Thankfully it is also preventable!

Retained Eye Caps in Snakes
Retained eye caps in snakes is a common problem. Find out what to do if you suspect your snake has them.

New York City Ferret Ban
Find out why ferrets are banned in New York City and if they really deserve to be banned.

Gecko Tail Loss and Regrowth
If a gecko loses their tail will it grow back? Find out the answer to this question and more about gecko tail loss.

Broken Guinea Pig Legs
Are you worried that your guinea pig may have broken a leg? Learn about broken guinea pig legs and how they can be prevented.

Leopard Gecko Substrate
Read about your options for leopard gecko substrates and find out which ones are best for your gecko!

Pacman Frogs as Pets
An introduction to pacman frogs (also known as ornate horned frogs, Argentinian horned frogs and bell horned frogs) and basic housing and feeding of these large frogs.

Long Tailed Lizard Care
Long tailed lizards are unique lizards. Learn what makes them so special and how to properly care for them.

Do Ferrets Get Along With Other Pets?
Find out whether or not ferrets get along with cats, dogs, and other pets and how to properly introduce them.

Guinea Pig Vocalizations and Body Language
Find out what your guinea pig is trying to tell you with their vocalizations and actions.

Feeding Pet Box Turtles
Learn what a box turtle should be eating so you can be sure to provide the best diet for your pet!

Raising Crickets to Feed Your Pet
The advantages of keeping and raising crickets as food for your pet and information on gut loading.

Rabbit Behavior and Training
Learn how to train your rabbit and all about rabbit behavior.

Rabbit Behavior
Rabbit behavior doesn't have to be a mystery. Find out what your rabbit is trying to tell you!

Top Picks for Books About the Care of Pet Rabbits
Your Guide's top picks for books about the care of the pet house rabbits.

Head Tilt in Rabbits
Find out why your rabbit may have suddenly developed a head tilt.

What To Do If Your Hermit Crab Is Out Of His Shell
Find out why your hermit crab has left his shell and how you can make him go back in it.

Pet Hermit Crab and Fiddler Crab Names
Find the perfect name for your hermit crab or fiddler crab.

Caring for Your Reptile While on Vacation
Find out about reptile pet sitters, reptile boarding facilities, what to prepare for your reptile before you leave or how to travel with your reptile.

Feeding Pet Gerbils
Learn what you should feed pet gerbils on a daily basis and what treats are safe.

Pet Wolfdogs
Do wolfdogs make good pets? Are they really part wolf?

Molting Tarantulas
There are a few common signs that a tarantula is about to molt. If you are wondering why your tarantula looks dull, has flipped over, or is eating less read on!

Feeding Pet Hamsters
Find out what an ideal pet hamster diet consists of and some safe (and unsafe) human food items you can offer as treats.

Hamster Names
Check out this alphabetical list of pet hamster names to find the perfect one for your pet!

Sugar Glider Pouches
Sugar gliders have unique pouches on their undersides. Learn what these pouches are for and the problems they may develop.

Myxomatosis in Pet Rabbits
Myxomatosis in pet rabbits is usually fatal but it can be prevented. Learn how to keep your rabbit safe.

How to Trim Your Rabbit's Nails, Step by Step
How to trim the nails of your rabbit.

Feeding Turtles Leafy Green Vegetables
Find out what vegetables are best to feed your pet turtle.

Sizes of Pot Bellied Pigs
Learn what about all the different sizes of pot bellied pigs.

Ferret Nutrition
Learn what dietary requirements pet ferrets have.

Feeding Kinkajous
Find out what to feed your pet kinkajou.

Feeding Pet Coati
Find out more about pet coati diets.

Grooming Chinchilas
Learn about grooming your pet chinchilla.

Feeding Rankin Dragons Leafy Green Vegetables
Find out what greens are best to feed your pet Rankin dragon.

Bengal Cats
Learn about pet Bengal cats. Exotic Pets.

Feeding Pet Foxes
Learn more about feeding pet foxes.

Aspergillosis Infections in Pet Birds
Learn about aspergillosis in birds.

Rapper Relinquishes Pet Tiger
A rapper named Tyga thought it might be a good idea to get a pet tiger.

Solomon Islands Skink
Learn the basics in caring for Solomon Islands skinks.

Ferret Vaccines
Learn about what vaccines your ferret should receive.

5 Common Hedgehog Diseases
Learn about common ailments of pet hedgehogs.

Wobbly Hedgehog Syndrome
Learn about Wobbly Hedgehog Syndrome.

Urinary Tract Diseases of Hedgehogs
Learn about the different diseases that affect the urinary tract of pet hedgehogs.

Whiptail and Racerunner Lizards
Learn about the care of pet whiptails and racerunners.

Reptile Tail Injuries
Learn about tail injuries in pet reptiles.

Feeding Bearded Dragons Leafy Green Vegetables
Find out what greens are best to feed your pet bearded dragon.

List of Exotic Pet Boarding Facilities
A listing of businesses that board exotic pets.

Where Do Exotic Pets Come From?
Find out where exotic pets come from before becoming pets.

5 Best Exotic Pets for Allergy Sufferers
Check out these five different kinds of pets if you have allergies.

Does My Exotic Pet Need a Rabies Vaccine?
Should your exotic pet get a rabies vaccination?

Service Monkeys
Service animals aren't always dogs - sometimes they are monkeys!

5 Most Common Guinea Pig Diseases
Learn what diseases we commonly see in pet guinea pigs.

Rabbit Pasteurella (Snuffles)
Learn about snuffles in pet rabbits and the bacteria that causes it.

Safe and Toxic Woods and Other Plants For Rabbits
Find out what woods are safe (and not safe) for your rabbit to chew on.

Dangerous Wild Animal Act of Ohio
Find out if your exotic pet needs a permit in the state of Ohio.

Snake Inclusion Body Disease (IBD)
Learn about this fatal disease in boas and pythons.

Seizures in Pet Rabbits
Learn about seizures in rabbits and what you should do if your bunny has one.

Overwintering Tortoises
Learn if you should, how and when to overwinter your tortoise.

E. Cuniculi in Pet Rabbits
Learn a bit about E. cuniculi in pet rabbits and what to watch for.

Male Pot Bellied Pig Penis Discharge
Learn what that smelly liquid your pig is secreting is.

Raccoon Parasites
Learn about parasites and pet raccoons.

Cystic Ovaries in Guinea Pigs
Learn all about cystic ovaries in pet guinea pigs and how to fix them.

Ferret Cryptosporidium
Learn about the parasite cryptosporidium in pet ferrets.

Degu Behavior
Learn what normal pet degu behavior looks (and sounds) like.

Spaying and Neutering Pot Bellied Pigs
Learn about spaying and neutering pot bellied pigs.

Can Sugar Gliders Fly?
Find out the truth about sugar gliders - can they fly?

Spaying and Neutering Ferrets
Learn about spaying and neutering ferrets and why it shouldn't be done too early.

Degu Dust Baths
Degus take dust baths just like chinchillas. Learn what you need and why your degu needs this special dust.

Sugar Glider Behavior
Find out what normal sugar glider behavior consists of.

Chinchilla Bedding Options
Find out what bedding options you and your pet chinchilla have.

How to Handle a Degu
Learn how to safely and properly handle your pet degu.

Feeding Hedgehogs: Cat Food vs Hedgehog Food
Compare cat food and hedgehog food as your hedgehog's staple diet.

Exotic Pet Popularity Through History
Exotic pets are found throughout history. Learn which pets are most popular then and now.

Interesting and True Facts About Fennec Foxes
Here are a few interesting and true things about the cute and tiny fox known as the fennec fox.

Frill-Necked Lizards
Information on frill-necked lizards, otherwise referred to as frilled dragons and frilled lizards.

Exotic Pets - Health and Safety
General issues about health and safety that are applicable to any exotic pets, and information on zoonoses, animal diseases that can be passed to humans.

Reptile Supplies
Information and help with reptile supplies.

Exotics Vets
Listings of vets who treat exotic pets around the world.

Abigail - Wolfdog Picture
Abigail - Wolfdog Picture. Exotic Pets. Page 31.

Abigail - Wolfdog Picture
Abigail - Wolfdog Picture. Exotic Pets. Page 30.

Abigail and Wolfdog Littermates
Abigail and Wolfdog Littermates. Exotic Pets. Page 35.

Floyd - Wolfdog Picture
Floyd - Wolfdog Picture. Exotic Pets. Page 39.

Floyd - Wolfdog Picture
Floyd - Wolfdog Picture. Exotic Pets. Page 38.

Floyd and Lakota - Wolfdogs Picture
Floyd and Lakota - Wolfdogs Picture. Page 34.

Lakota - Wolfdog Picture
Lakota - Wolfdog Picture. Exotic Pets. Page 36.

Lexus - Husky/Timberwolf
Lexus - Husky/Timberwolf. Exotic Pets. Page 46.

Lexus - Husky/Timberwolf
Lexus - Husky/Timberwolf. Exotic Pets. Page 45.

Sierra and Bebo - Wolfdogs - Pictures
Sierra and Bebo - Wolfdogs - Pictures. Page 40.

Woffer - Wolfdog Picture
Woffer - Wolfdog Picture. Exotic Pets. Page 41.

Wolfdog Picture
Wolfdog Picture. Exotic Pets. Page 42.

Wolfdog
Wolfdog. Exotic Pets. Page 44.

Abigail - Wolfdog Picture
Abigail - Wolfdog Picture. Exotic Pets. Page 33.

Abigail - Wolfdog Picture
Abigail - Wolfdog Picture. Exotic Pets. Page 32.

Aspen - Wolfdog Picture
Aspen - Wolfdog Picture. Exotic Pets. Page 29.

Cherokee - Timberwolf Malamute Wolfdog Picture
Cherokee - Timberwolf Malamute Wolfdog Picture. Page 21.

Dakota - Arctic Wolf White German Shepherd Wolfdog Picture
Dakota - Arctic Wolf White German Shepherd Wolfdog Picture. Page 22.

Four Socks and Sasha - Wolfdog and Friend Picture
Four Socks and Sasha - Wolfdog and Friend Picture. Page 20.

Guido - Wolfdog Photo
Guido - Wolfdog Photo. Exotic Pets. Page 16.

Guido - Wolfdog Photo
Guido - Wolfdog Photo. Exotic Pets. Page 15.

Guido - Wolfdog Photo
Guido - Wolfdog Photo. Exotic Pets. Page 14.

Guido - Wolfdog Photo
Guido - Wolfdog Photo. Exotic Pets. Page 13.

Guido - Wolfdog Photo
Guido - Wolfdog Photo. Exotic Pets. Page 12.

Kala - Timber wolf/Husky/Belgian Shepherd
Kala - Timber wolf/Husky/Belgian Shepherd. Page 26.

Kala - Timber wolf/Husky/Belgian Shepherd
Kala - Timber wolf/Husky/Belgian Shepherd. Page 27.

Lakota - Wolfdog Picture
Lakota - Wolfdog Picture. Exotic Pets. Page 37.

Lobo - Wolf and German Shepherd Mix
Lobo - Wolf and German Shepherd Mix. Page 18.

Rocky - Wolfdog Picture
Rocky - Wolfdog Picture. Exotic Pets. Page 28.

Waylon - Timber Wolf Husky Wolfdog Picture
Waylon - Timber Wolf Husky Wolfdog Picture. Page 24.

Waylon - Timber Wolf Husky Wolfdog Picture
Waylon - Timber Wolf Husky Wolfdog Picture. Page 23.

Kala - Timber wolf/Husky/Belgian Shepherd
Kala - Timber wolf/Husky/Belgian Shepherd. Page 25.

Brutus - Wolfdog Photo
Brutus - Wolfdog Photo. Exotic Pets. Page 7.

Brutus - Wolfdog Photo
Brutus - Wolfdog Photo. Exotic Pets. Page 6.

Buffy - Wolfdog Photo
Buffy - Wolfdog Photo. Exotic Pets. Page 8.

Guido - Wolfdog Photo
Guido - Wolfdog Photo. Exotic Pets. Page 17.

Wolf Dog Photo Gallery 2006 - Kino - Timberwolf/Mastiff cross
Kino - Timberwolf/Mastiff cross Photo. Page 2.

Wolf Dog Photo Gallery 2006 - Kino - Timberwolf/Mastiff cross
Kino - Timberwolf/Mastiff cross Photo. Page 3.

Wolf Dog Photo Gallery 2006 - Kino - Timberwolf/Mastiff cross
Kino - Timberwolf/Mastiff cross Photo

Wolf Dog Photo Gallery 2006 - Kino - Timberwolf/Mastiff cross
Kino - Timberwolf/Mastiff cross Photo. Page 4.

Wolf Dog Photo Gallery 2006 - Kino - Timberwolf/Mastiff cross
Kino - Timberwolf/Mastiff cross Photo. Page 5.

Socks - WolfDog
Socks - WolfDog. Exotic Pets. Page 11.

Wolfdog Picture
Wolfdog Picture. Exotic Pets. Page 43.

Wolf Dog Pictures - Featuring Photo of Pet Wolfdogs
Gallery of pet wolf dog photos submitted to About Exotic Pets by our readers.

Wolf Dog Pictures - Featuring Photo of Pet Wolfdogs
Gallery of pet wolf dog photos submitted to About Exotic Pets by our readers.

Wolf Dog Pictures - Featuring Photo of Pet Wolfdogs
Gallery of pet wolf dog photos submitted to About Exotic Pets by our readers.

Wolf Dog Pictures - Featuring Photo of Pet Wolfdogs
Gallery of pet wolf dog photos submitted to About Exotic Pets by our readers.

Corn Snakes
Information and resources pertaining to corn snakes as pets

Solomon Islands Skinks
Find out about Solomon Islands skinks, also known as Monkey-tailed skinks and other names.

Madagascar Ground Geckos
Information on Madagascar ground geckos.

Clawed Frogs
Learn about various pet clawed frogs.

Crested Geckos
Information on pet crested geckos.

Pacman Frogs
Information on pet Pacman frogs.

Tree Frogs
Information on various pet tree frogs.

Amazon Parrots
Learn about various Amazon parrots.

Canaries
Learn about the lovely pet canary.

Cockatiels
Learn about pet cockatiels, commonly referred to as tiels.

Cockatoos
Learn about the different kinds of pet cockatoos.

Finches
Learn about pet finches. Exotic Pets.

Day Geckos
Learn about pet day geckos. Exotic Pets.

King and Milk Snakes
Resources about the care of king snakes and milk snakes.

Schneider's Skinks
Learn about Schneider's skink care.

African Fat-Tailed Geckos
Information on pet African Fat-Tailed Geckos.

Golden Geckos
Information on pet golden geckos.

Leopard Geckos
Information on pet leopard geckos.

Tokay Geckos
Tokay gecko information. Exotic Pets.

White-Line Geckos - Skunk Geckos
Information on white-line geckos, also known as skunk geckos.

African Grey Parrots
Learn about African grey parrots.

Budgerigar
Learn about caring for pet budgies, more commonly referred to as parakeets.

Blue Tongue Skinks
Information on Blue tongue skinks.

Chickens
Learn about caring for pet chickens.

Lovebirds
Learn about pet lovebirds. Exotic Pets.

Macaws
Learn about the different kinds of pet macaws.

Frog Breeds
Learn about the different kinds of frog breeds.

Conures
Learn about the various types of pet conures.

Whiptails and Racerunners
Learn about pet whiptails and racerunners.

Alpacas
Information on alpacas, including care, organizations, breeder directories, and health concerns.

Bird Health and Diseases
Important information about the health and safety of birds, including common diseases, health problems and common toxins and dangers to pet birds.

Bird Species
Information on the care of pet birds organized by species including parrots, canaries, finches, pigeons, peafowl, softbills, falcons and more.

Box Turtles
Resources about keeping box turtles as pets, including the care of pet box turtles.

Feeding Birds
Information on feeding your pet bird, including basic bird nutrition, appropriate diets for different species, getting birds to try new foods, and recipes for birds.

Frill-Necked Lizards
Information of frill-necked lizards.

Molting Hermit Crabs
Articles about molting hermit crabs.

Salamanders
Learn about pet salamanders. Exotic Pets.

House Geckos
Information on pet house geckos.

Tadpoles
Information on tadpoles. Exotic Pets.

Frog Health and Diseases
Learn about the diseases pet frogs get.

Owls
Learn about pet owls. Exotic Pets.

Rat Health and Diseases
Learn about the various diseases and health concerns of pet rats.

Bird Behavior
Information on parrot behavior and speech. Birds are very intelligent and this allows them to do remarkable things but can also lead to behavior problems if their intelligence is not harnessed in a positive manner.

Llamas
Information on llamas, including care, organizations, breeder directories, health concerns, and uses of llamas.

Alligators
While pet alligators aren't for most, they are found more and more in suburban households. Find out all about pet alligators and what they need to be happy and what you need to be safe.

Chinchilla Health and Diseases
Articles all about chinchilla health and diseases.

Frogs
Information on different species of pet frogs.

Toads
Learn about various pet toads. Exotic Pets.

Chinchilla Supplies
Learn about the different kinds of chinchilla supplies that are available.

Feeding Chinchillas
Learn about feeding pet chinchillas.

Grooming Chinchillas
Learn how to bathe and care for your chinchilla's fur, nails, and teeth.

Degu Health and Diseases
Learn about degu health and the common diseases they get.

Feeding Sugar Gliders
Find out what foods your sugar glider should be offered.

Feeding Degus
Learn about feeding pet degus. Exotic Pets.

Sugar Glider Health
Learn about the health of your pet sugar glider.

Pet Anoles - Care of Green Anoles
About the care or pet anoles, especially green anoles (sometimes called American Chameleons).

Bearded Dragons
Keeping bearded dragons as pets, including care of pet bearded dragons.

Skinks
Caring for pet skinks. Exotic Pets.

Chameleons as Pets - Care of Chameleons
About keeping true chameleons as pets, including general care information and species information for Jackson's and veiled chameleons.

Geckos as Pets - Care of Leopard Geckos and other Species
Information on a variety of geckos kept as pets, including the care of leopard geckos, fat tailed geckos, day geckos, and tokay geckos.

Uromastyx - Care of The pet Uromastyx
Keeping uromastyx as pets, including care of pet uromastyx lizards.

Chinese Water Dragons
Keeping water dragons as pets, including care of pet water dragons.

Degu Behavior
Articles that discuss normal and abnormal degu behavior.

Long-Tailed Grass Lizards
Information on long-tailed grass lizards.

Breeding Hamsters
Learn about breeding hamsters. Exotic Pets.

Gerbil Behavior
Learn all about gerbil behavior.

Hamster Breeds
Find out about the different hamster breeds.

Hamster Supplies
Learn about the many options different hamster supply options you have.

Colubrids
Learn about the many kinds of colubrid snakes, including king snakes, corn snakes, garter snakes, and rat snakes.

Feeding Snakes
Learn all about feeding pet snakes and whether or not offering live prey is a good idea.

Agamas
Learn about the pet lizards that are commonly referred to as agamas.

Rankin Dragons
Learn about Rankin dragon care. Exotic Pets.

Other Pet Insects
About keeping a variety of insects as pets, including ants, antlions, doodlebugs, and hissing cockroaches.

Boas
Links to resources about the care and handling of boas

Millipedes
Information about keeping millipedes, particularly giant millipedes, as pets incluing the care of pet millipedes.

Exotic PetsEthical Issues - Suitability of Wild Animals as Exotic Pets
Issues surrounding the keeping of exotic pets, including opinions on whether certain animals make good pets, the suitability of wild animals as pets, releasing pets, and other ethical issues.

Arthropods
Keeping arthropods as pets, including tarantulas, scorpions, millipedes, stick insects (walking sticks), mantids, hissing cockroaches, antlions (doodlebugs) and other insects as pets. Care sheets are provided for several species.

Laws and Legal Issues - Exotic Pet Laws
Legal issues about exotic pets, including advice on finding out if an exotic pet is legal to own where you live.

Mantises
Information about keeping mantises such as the praying mantis as pets.

Pot Bellied Pig Health and Diseases
Information about safety and health issues of pot bellied pigs.

Pythons
Links to resources about the care and handling of pythons

Scorpions
Keeping scorpions as pets, including the care of emperor scorpions and recommendations on what species of scorpion make good pets.

Snakes
Keeping snakes as pets, including general informaton, choosing a snake, care of selected species (corn snakes, ball pythons, king snakes, milk snakes, burmese pythons, boa constrictors, and more), snake photos, snake health, and more.

Tarantulas
Information about keeping tarantulas as pets, including several species profiles and general care of pet tarantulas.

Phasmids
Information on keeping stick and leaf insects as pets. As a group, stick and leaf insects are called

Newts
Information on pet newts. Exotic Pets.

Forest Dragons
Information on Boyd's forest dragons including basic care, feeding, housing, and lighting.

Pet Birds
Profiles, care, nutrition, safety, health and behavior of pet birds, including finches, canaries, budgies, cockatiels, parrots, waterfowl, falcons and more.

Rats
Information about keeping fancy rats as pets, including care of pet rats, rat cages, and more.

Pet Chinchillas - Care of Chinchillas
Information on the care of chinchillas, including housing and feeding of pet chinchillas, along with photos of chinchillas and names for pet chinchillas.

Degus as Pets - Care of Pet Degus
Information about keeping degus as pets including the care of pet degus, along with pictures of degus.

Frogs and Toads
About keeping frogs and toads as pets, including the care of pet frogs such as tree frogs, clawed frogs, ornate horned frogs, fire bellied toads, and others.

Pet Gerbils
Information about keeping of gerbils as pets including care and housing and common behavior in pet gerbils, gerbil pictures, and gerbil names.

Pet Hamsters
Information on keeping hamsters as pets, the care and health of pet hamsters, and hamster pictures. Includes syrian (teddy bear) and dwarf hamsters.

Lizards
Information and resources about keeping lizards as pets, including the care of anoles, bearded dragons, chameleons, geckos, iguanas, blue tongued skinks, savannah monitors, and more.

Care of Pet Rabbits
Information on the care of pet rabbits, including advice on feeding rabbits, rabbit cages and hutches, rabbit toys, and rabbit training.

Salamanders and Newts
About keeping salamanders and newts as pets, including general information and the care of pet axolotls, tiger salamanders, fire bellied newts, and more.

Rabbit Health and Diseases
Resources about pet rabbit health, rabbit diseases, and other rabbit medical issues.

Mice
Information about keeping fancy mice as pets including choosing a pet mouse and the care of pet mice.

Pet Fiddler Crabs
Information about keeping fiddler crabs as pets and the proper care of fiddler crabs.

Goats
Information on keeping goats as pets, especially pygmy and dwarf goats, and the care of pet goats along with photos and names for pet goats.

Rabbit Supplies
Find out information on supplies for your pet rabbit.

Foxes
Information on pet foxes, including fennec foxes, where to get a pet fox, care of pet foxes, and fox facts.

Sugar Gliders
Information on and resources for pet sugar gliders owners and potential owners.

Primates
Information on primates as pets.

Rabbit Names
Get some ideas for naming your pet rabbit!

Dingoes
Information about dingoes, including keeping dingoes as pets, what to expect from a pet dingo, photos of dingoes, conservation issues about the dingo in Australia, and more.

Ferret Health and Diseases
Information about common diseases and health concerns in pet ferrets, including adrenal disease, insulinomas, and aleutian disease (ADV).

Reptile Resources
General information and resources for reptile owners.

Prairie Dogs
Learn about caring for a pet prairie dog.

Flying Squirrels
Learn how to care for pet Northern and Southern flying squirrels.

Wolfdogs as Pets
Information on wolfdogs as pets, including general care, issues about keeping wolfdogs and the need to carefully consider if a wolfdog is right for you, as well as links to wolfdog rescues.

Hermit Crabs
Information on pet hermit crabs.

Kinkajous
Information on pet kinkajous. Exotic Pets.

Wallabies, Wallaroos and Kangaroos
Information on pet wallabies, wallaroos, and kangaroos.

Exotic Cats
Persians and Siamese aren't the only breeds of felines you'll find in households. Learn more about the exotic cats that are kept as pets.

Skunk Diet and Nutrition
Learn what a pet skunk should and should not eat.

Rabbit Breeds
Find out about all the different kinds of rabbit breeds!

Reptiles and Amphibians
Information about keeping reptiles and amphibians as pets, including general information about the care and housing of pet reptiles and amphibians. Includes information on pet frogs, salamanders, newts, lizards (anoles, bearded dragons, geckos, iguanas, monitors and more), snakes, and turtles and tortoises.

Foxes and Wolfdogs
Keeping fennec foxes as pets, including what to expect from a fennec fox and the caring for a pet fennec fox. Keeping wolfdogs as pets, and information on them.