Archive for the ‘Exotics’ Category


Keeping Rabbits at the Right Temperature

Monday, April 22nd, 2019
Rabbits can easily overheat, and they can also get too cold. Just like us, it is important to adjust the environment throughout the year to ensure that your pet rabbit is able to stay at a comfortable temperature all yea

Salmonella in Reptiles

Thursday, April 18th, 2019
It is common for many Reptile pets to carry Salmonella germs in their intestinal tracts. Reptiles can shed these germs in their stool. Your pet may appear to be healthy to you as these germs do not usefully affect the re

5 Similarities between Parrots and Toddlers

Thursday, April 11th, 2019
Parrots make wonderful pets as they are full of charm and can be very entertaining. But at times, they can also be a bit of a nightmare. Here’s a list of how having a pet Parrot can be like looking after a toddler. The

What Can you Feed your Rabbit?

Thursday, April 4th, 2019
To maintain a healthy, happy bunny it is important to provide your pet with plenty of water and a good variety of foods. Whereas most pets will have meals at specific times of the day, rabbits like to graze throughout th

Which substrate should I choose?

Thursday, March 28th, 2019
It is important to provide your pet with a comfortable home, which is similar to their natural habitat. One thing to think about when providing the right home is the type of substrate to use. Not only will the right subs

Micro Chipping your Bird

Monday, March 25th, 2019
Micro chipping has become an extremely popular way of identifying pets, due to the many benefits of it. In many Australian states it has become the law that all Cats and Dogs need to be micro chipped. With exotic pets be

How do snakes eat?

Thursday, March 21st, 2019
If you have ever seen a snake eat it’s pray, you’ll know it’s a sight to behold. Just recently a video went viral here in Australia, which showed a snaked on a telephone wire capturing a big bird and swallowing it

3 Reasons to Get a Ferret

Monday, March 18th, 2019
If you’ve got the time to dedicate lots of care and attention to a Ferret, then they can be a joyful addition to the household. Ferrets are very playful pets and bring lots of happiness to their owners. So we’ve put

The Cost of Owning a Rabbit

Thursday, March 14th, 2019
Whether you plan on keeping your new furry friend indoors or out, Rabbits can rack up quite a high bill. To ensure that you can provide your new bunny with the care they require, it is important to understand the costs i

Three Friendly Birds

Monday, March 11th, 2019
Deciding on which bird species would make the perfect pet for you can be difficult. With so many to choose from, it’s hard to know which you’ll be able to care for best. Petcover have put together a list of three bir