What is like to keep a gerbil as a pet at home? The facts are, most domestic gerbils are derived from Mongolian gerbils who live in large colonies in the wild. However, these days they are tamer than mice.
There’s more to goldfish than many people think. These gorgeous fish have been domesticated and kept as pets in China since at least 800 AD. This goldfish facts guide explains more and looks into the history of the famous aquatic animal.
While we might love our domesticated kitties, our cat fact file shows that cats have an interesting history and many wild relatives. Looking at getting a pet cat? Find out more here about one of Britain’s favourite pets.
Learn all about budgies in our budgie fact file. One of the most popular pet birds in the world, there’s more to these stunning avians than you might think. Find out what it’s like to keep a pet budgerigar.