Author: Christy

Tiger Barb

Category: Barbs Common Name: Tiger Barb Scientific Name: Puntigrus tetrazona Water Type: Fresh Water Temperature: 74° – 79° F Temperament:  Semi-Aggressive pH: 6.0 – 7.0 Maximum Size: 3″ Minimum Tank Size:  30 Gallons Diet: Omnivore Husbandry:   The tiger barb is a very playful and energetic tank mates.  They are very fun to watch swimming back and forth in the tank so a longer tank is much preferred over a tall one.  Tiger barbs are a schooling fish so they should at minimum be kept in groups of 3 but prefer larger groups of around 6 or more if...

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Pet Magasin Cat Cave Giveaway

We are happy to take part in this awesome cat lover’s giveaway for a comfy new cat cave for your furry buddy.  It looks so nice, you might even try to crawl in there, too!  Enter daily through March 31 for your chance to win!  good luck! This post contains affiliate links if clicked on I may receive a small commission to support this blog. Welcome to the Spring Fling Gift Guide Pet Magasin Cat Cave Giveaway! This contest is hosted by the Social Media Gurus Network! Below is a list of all the bloggers involved in the gift...

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Guinea Pigs

Common Name: Guinea Pig   Scientific Name: Cavia porcellus   Life Span: About 3 – 6 years   Size: 8 – 14″ (20 – 36cm)   Diet: Guinea pig mixes from a local pet store can be a good place to start, but beware that guinea pigs will pick and choose what they like out of the mix and may not get all of the nutrition they need. Guinea pigs also need to have good balance of fruits and vegetables, but not too much otherwise they end up with diarrhea. Try to feed three vegetable servings a day in...

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People Food as Dog Treats

How often do you give your dog “just a little piece” of what you are eating for dinner or a snack?  It’s a tiny piece, so what’s the harm, right?  As it turns out, that little bite of people food can turn into many bites of people food over time, thus causing weight gain and an unhealthy pet in the long run. In the past we posted a Food for Thought article outlining the caloric differences from pets to humans in certain foods.  Today we are providing you with an info-graphic with even more detailed content on just how...

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Pets Waiting at Home Giveaway – 8/10 thru 8/31

Michigan Savings and More has teamed up with IMHO Views, Reviews and Giveaways to offer you the chance to win one of these three dog supplements from Lloyd & Lucy’s Pet Supplies.  Check out these gracious hosts and fill out the form at the bottom of the page to enter. You may enter daily starting August 10 through 11:59pm August 31, 2016. This post contains affiliate links and if clicked and a purchase made I may receive a small commission to help support this blog. Welcome To The Back To School Pets Waiting At Home Giveaway! Check out everything...

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