Fatty Liver Disease in Parrots
Bought By Many’s vet expert Dr. Sophie Bell discusses the issue of fatty liver disease (Hepatic Lipidosis). She explores causes, the most common symptoms, the main preventative methods, how it is diagnosed and then treated through diet and medicine.9 Apr 2021
Do bearded dragons need baths?
Reptile expert Pete Hawkins gives his opinion along with Bought By Many's expert vet Dr Sophie Bell, on this controversial subject.11 Mar 2021
What can African grey parrots eat?
Your African grey should be eating fresh vegetables and fruit, along with pellets or seeds depending on what your bird will accept. You can home cook for your bird to make it more fun.22 Feb 2021
Tortoise names - from girl, to boy, to funny to famous
Looking for a name for your new tortoise? From girl, to boy, to funny to famous, we've done the research for you!15 Jan 2021
Introducing a new bearded dragon to your home
It's advisable to keep a new bearded dragon (or any lizard) away from other pet reptiles for the first few months, to monitor for health conditions that could be contagious.6 Jan 2021
What can Blue-tongued skinks eat?
Blue-tongued skinks (Tiliqua scincoides intermedia) are an opportunistic omnivorous species.20 Oct 2020
What parrots can live together?
Can pet parrots live together? There are too many variables to give a clear cut - yes they can, or no, they cannot9 Oct 2020
Tortoise parasites - worms
Parasitic worm eggs under the microscope - each type has its own distinctive appearance, so they can be identified and counted, enabling the severity of an infection to be assessed from a faecal sample.7 Oct 2020
Guinea pig names
With so many Guinea pig names to choose from, which one will you pick?18 Aug 2020
Parrots and sleeping
A 12 hour sleep cycle is the norm for many parrots. How you can achieve this in the best possible way for your parrot, and you?16 Jul 2020
Best pet lizards
Every lizard requires specialist care, regardless and most people looking for a ‘beginner’ lizard are doing so because children will be involved with its care. Therefore my beginners list incorporates this as a ranking order, to determine easiest from hardest3 Jul 2020
Tortoise respiratory infection
A discharge from the nostrils provides the best indication of a respiratory infection in the early stages. The tortoise will usually appear healthy and be eating well.7 May 2020