Most every household welcomes the addition of a pet. After all, pets in the household can be especially advantageous to kids, offering the little ones great companionship. Still, pets are not one and the same. Some require more care and attention than others, especially exotic animals. A St. Petersburg college student, for example, recently showed […]
Humans are arguably the only species on earth that has a culture of pet owning, and there is supposedly a science to why people are drawn to animals. A feature on the National Geographic’s website published last November 20, 2014 discusses humanity’s obsession with pet-keeping, and how the trend feverishly flourished from mere domestication. Curiously, […]
Dogs, cats, and fish are some of the most popular pets you can own, but there are other adorable critters that you can raise as part of your family. Take the petite, but lovable pygmy marmoset monkey; an article on the Huffington Post website dated November 18, 2014 shows just how charming the tiny primate […]
Did you know that animals can learn from online video tutorials, just like humans do? Streaming sites like YouTube traditionally cater to people, but it won’t be long before the website or other platforms will have animals– like marmoset monkeys– as the target audience, especially after the findings of a recent study.
After a rough day at work, nothing beats wet kisses and furry hugs from house pets. Many studies have proved animals’ incredible ability to lighten moods and reduce tension in people. Kaieteur News Online reports on the wonder these creatures can bring.
Cutting calorie intake for humans may be subject to debate. For monkeys, however, it’s all but confirmed in a study that has been running for 25 years shows. In 1989, the Wisconsin National Primate Research Center in Madison gathered a total of 76 rhesus macaques and divided them into two groups. They let one group […]