The blue lobster, sometimes called the blue crayfish, gets its common name from its vivid blue coloration! But this blue-colored crustacean has no relation to the rare and stunning saltwater blue lobsters that seem to regularly make international news headlines. The blue lobster you will meet in this article is always blue and isn’t really … Read moreHow Much Does a Blue Lobster Cost?
The Zebra Pleco is a fish in transition in the pet trade. Recently, its home country of Brazil added it to the CITES list of Appendix III endangered species. While this does not restrict your right to purchase or own a Zebra Pleco, this does mean exporters and importers of this vulnerable species must have permits to … Read moreHow Much Does a Zebra Pleco Cost?
The Clydesdale horses are so well-known in the United States today – thanks in large part to the famous Budweiser Clydesdales. But these horses actually got their name from the River Clyde in Scotland where the breed got its start in the mid-1700s. While the breed was originally a designated draft (hauling) horse, their unique … Read moreHow Much Do Clydesdale Horses Cost?
The firebird fish, or Platax pinnatus, is one of those “holy grail” species that captivates home aquarium enthusiasts and professionals alike. This fish, with its elongated fins that glow like neon fire (hence its most popular common name “firebird fish”), is truly a sight to behold! This relatively rare species is notoriously challenging (some say “nearly impossible”) to … Read moreHow Much Does a Firebird Fish Cost?
Arabian horses, not surprisingly, come from Arabia, where they were bred by Bedouins to serve as war horses (and, as needed, getaway horses). Over the centuries, Arabian horses were housed with their owners – often even sharing their tents! In this way, these animals are known to become particularly bonded with their owners even today. … Read moreHow Much Do Arabian Horses Cost?
The beautiful Friesian horse takes its name from Friesland in Holland (The Netherlands). The Friesian is one of Europe’s most ancient equine breeds – a horse with truly versatile talents and the smarts to match. Friesian horses are not always easy to come by and their designation within the equine community as “dream” or “fairytale” … Read moreHow Much Do Friesian Horses Cost?
The Red-Eyed crocodile; also called the Red-Eyed crocodile skink, looks just like a miniature crocodile! It actually takes its common name from its armor-like scales that make it look surprisingly like a baby croc. But this shy reptile rarely grows beyond 10 inches in length and has a tendency to yip and chirp when startled or frightened. … Read moreHow Much Does a Red-Eyed Crocodile Cost?
Medical treatment remains to be one of the most stressful expenses plaguing millions of responsible American pet owners. And among this myriad of therapies that dogs and cats need, it is surgery that seemed to put most pet owners ill at ease. The probability of animal companions suffering from serious injuries is enough to keep … Read moreHow Much Does Pet Bladder Stone Surgery Cost?
Have you noticed a swollen mass inside the corner of your dog’s eye? Is your dog easily irritated and is trying to scratch its eye? Do you notice excess or lack of tear production? If your answer to these questions is yes, then your dog may have a cherry eye. Cherry eye or Nictitans Gland … Read moreHow Much Does Cherry Eye Surgery Cost In Dogs?
Just last year, American singer and filmmaker Barbara Streisand had her cherished dog, Samantha, cloned. After the death of the 14-year-old Coton de Tulear, the millionaire celebrity decided to have the pet’s memory commemorated by obtaining genetic material from it and producing identical dogs in the lab which Streisand could raise as new pets. The two … Read moreHow Much Does Dog Cloning Cost?