8 Caracal Cat Facts: Can Caracal Kittens Be Good Pets?

The caracal cat, or Caracal caracal, is a mesmerising animal. While many have not even heard of them, those that have will remember them forever. Their trademark giant ears and long, lean bodies make them very distinctive large cats, and their ability to leap high up into the air, and pluck birds from the sky, gives them an almost mythical hold over the imaginations of … Continue reading 8 Caracal Cat Facts: Can Caracal Kittens Be Good Pets?

Can you have an otter as a pet? (11 Pet Otter Facts)

The humble, or not so humble, otter is one of the most widespread mammals on Earth. Its various extant subspecies, numbering a total of 13, can be found on almost every continent (it’s too cold in Antarctica, apparently), and come in a range of shapes and sizes, and levels of ferocity. Otters are delightfully cute—see this video for proof. But can you keep one as … Continue reading Can you have an otter as a pet? (11 Pet Otter Facts)

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What is an Arctic marble fox, and do they make good pets?

Much has been written about the Arctic marble fox, despite not much being known about it. Online commentators and glittery-eyed bloggers pine over its unique coloring, and debate about whether or not it is naturally occurring. (It isn’t.) It has been labeled a myth, likened to creatures from fantasy movies and discussed with that starry-eyed hopefulness that doesn’t really inform anyone of anything. What is … Continue reading What is an Arctic marble fox, and do they make good pets?