Animals and Pets

How to Questions and Answers About Animals and Pets

How do I get a cat to stop urinating in carpet area of my home?

My daughter’s stupid . . . er . . . lovely cat keeps peeing in the same area of our dining room carpet. COCHINO!!! As much as I’d like to beat the crap out of him for doing it, that would only worsen the problem with him releasing his business. He’s about 6 months old,…

How can I keep my cat from pooping on my carpet?

We moved a few months ago, so now he is home alone when I am at work. I clean his potty box each day, but when I leave during the day he poops on the carpet, right next to his potty box. His potty box is large enough, and he can get in and out…

What type of food do you feed a hedgehog?

I just got our school hedgehog for the summer and they have been feeding him wet cat food, but I was wondering if there are other foods hedgehogs like. So far I’ve been giving him carrots, blueberries, and strawberries(all chopped up of course) and he seems to like those. Any suggestions?

Can you give me some tips on overgrown bird beaks?

I was over at my aunts house, givving the cockatiel a trip for the nails and wings, givving it a ath in the sink ECT…So I got my glvoe(To hold the bird upsidown to clip its nails)and he bit me so hard, the very ede of his beak came off.He was bleeding, but we ahd…

What to name a very handsome little kitten boy that looks like a light colored ragdoll?

He is a very cute little ball of fluff, that loves to play and prance around the house. He looks very much like light colored ragdoll kitten. He is very sweet and talkative. I would like to find him a very unique fun name, but something cute and simple might also be fun.

What would be good tank mates for a pair of African dwarf frogs?

They will be going into a 10 gallon tank. They came in a little cube that holds about 16 ounces of water, with a bamboo plant. The plant is sticking a little out of the water. Will it die if totally submerged?

What is the best way to check a dog with long black hair for ticks and fleas?

I have been brushing him daily and trying to feel around for anything unusual but is there a better way? The ticks are awful this year. He’s already had his lime disease shot also.

What is an inexpensive way to get rid of fleas?

My dog and cat have fleas? How they got them in the winter I do not know. What is an inexpensive way to get rid them?

What is the best aquarium light for freshwater plants that can also comfortably illuminate the fish?

I have a 20 gallon freshwater tank with 3 plants, 6 neon tetras, 2 guppies (2 died), and two small catfish.

What type of food do female beta fish like?

What brand and where do you find it?What type of fish food would be best?