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March 21, 2017 - Issue 1560


A Simple Trick to Spice Up Your Indoor Pet's Life

cat toy

March 21, 2017

Their wild ancestors hunt and forage for food, and a life that doesn't require those natural skills can lead to boredom, obesity and even behavioral issues. Originally developed for zoo and lab animals, this could be a godsend to your indoor-bound pet and help them become more physically active and less stressed.

What Do Komodo Dragons Have in Common With Your House Pets?

komodo dragon

March 21, 2017

Researchers looking into the microbiome of animals in captivity revealed that captive komodo dragons interact with their environments on a microbial level similarly to humans and their house pets.

Baby B-Rad Is the World’s Cutest Three-Toed Sloth

Baby B-Rad Is the World’s Cutest Three-Toed Sloth

March 21, 2017

Once abandoned, baby three-toed sloth B-Rad is being rehabilitated to be re-released.