Exotic Pets

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Do You Have a Rat as a Pet?

S.J. asks from Saginaw

If so do you find it to be a lot of work? Do you find it to be a good pet for young children 6 and under? We have thought about this a lot and know that we cannot/do ...


Does Your Child Have a Pet Snake? I Want to Hear from You! :)

L.S. asks from Los Angeles

Hi moms, Our daughter has wanted a pet snake for over a year. Her birthday (6) is in a few months and she's hounding us daily. Soooo ... we are seriously consideri...


Garter Snake as a Pet?

S.L. asks from Lansing

Hi everyone! Ok, so my girls love everything, and have been trying to catch a garter snake all summer and finally did today. They love this snake, and have been exce...


Getting a Pet

L. asks from Mobile

Hi All, My eight year old has been wanting a pet for a long time now, and we are still agonizing over the decision of what kind of pet to get, if any. We have two...


Having a Pet Bird

J.G. asks from Boston

I have two girls, 4 and 6, who would love to have a pet, however, I do not want the responsibility of a larg animal like a cat or a dog. Instead I ws thinking about s...


Do You Think a Turtle Is Safe as a Pet

F.F. asks from Houston

I am seeking advice about a turtle as a pet. Today my son recieve a turtle from his grandparents. I really wasn't sure about the turtle as a pet but the only reason I...


Is Having a Real Turtle for a Pet a Pain to Upkeep?

J.S. asks from Los Angeles

I've had fish before and I HATED it. We have a dog so taking care of a pet isn't a problem - I just hated the cleaning of the tank part. Anyway, my brother in law w...


Help with Pet Turtle

S.B. asks from Dallas

I have some concern about my son's new pet turtle. It just sits in the water and hides under it's dock. It never goes on top of the dock to dry out. I hardly see it...


What to Do with a Big Turtle or Tortoise?

M. asks from Houston

Hi moms, we found a big turtle, or we think it's a tortoise (maybe a desert tortoise) probably about 8 inches long in our yard. I'm not exactly sure what type it is. ...


Looking for a Good Pet

S.J. asks from Spokane

I have been trying to figure out a good pet for having a 2 year old. I grew up haveing pet I would like my son to have one. However I live in an appartment and no pet...