Did You Know that you can tell the difference between a male and a female turtle by the length of their tail? Males have a longer, broader tail which extends beyond the carapace (shell), while females have a shorter and more slender tail.
Did you know that guinea pigs are born fully developed with a set of teeth, coat of fur and their eyes open? They begin to walk around within 1 hour of being born & can start eating solid food (in addition to their mother’s milk) almost immediately.
Did you know that bearded dragons can regulate their body temperature through subtle changes in shades of colour? – they become slightly darker in cooler weather and lighter in warmer weather. Very impressive!! Don’t be fooled though, changing color is also an indicator of their mood and display dark colours when either agitated or aggressive.
Did you know that budgies can register up to 150 images per second? Humans however can only register 16 images per second.
Did you know that the flight feathers of a pet bird should always be clipped on both sides? Clipping only one wing can impair a bird’s flight greatly and cause the bird to become unbalanced. This loss of balance often results in severe injury to the bird. Prevent injury to your bird by ensuring both wings are clipped by a trained professional.