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What are some funny Mexican names?

We've adopted our puppy from a resuce service that saves dogs from mexico. He's got a face only a mother could love, so we were thinking of giving him a funnier name that is also Mexican/spanish. What are some funny names you can think of?


101 funny names for dogs

Whether you're a fan of puns or pop culture, here are some great ideas for funny names you can give your fun-loving pooch! "What's in a dog name?" Well, maybe that isn't the exact quote...but it is a question that most aspiring dog owners ask themselves while... more


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What should you put on the bottom of a bird cage?

I just bought a bird. We are trying to get the cage established. What should I use to cover the bottom? Are new paper shreds good enough?


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How long does it take to potty train a puppy?

We have a new puppy. I have been trying to potty train her for about a month, and I know she is a puppy and will still have accidents, but I just don't feel like she is making any progress. How long does potty training usually take?


The 9 best pets for kids — and how to choose one

It’s an exciting time — your family is about to get bigger! Soon there will be somebody barking, meowing or even hopping around your house, keeping the kids company and making lots of memories. But before you get sucked into a flurry of new pet selfies, we’re here to ask... more


5 ways to adopt a dog on the cheap

You really want a dog, but you really don’t want your bank account to take a huge hit. There are ways to adopt a canine on a budget, you just need to know where to find the deals. Before you go sniffing around for savings, it’s important to note that... more


10 large cat breeds: All the basics about big house cats

The bigger, the better — maybe that’s your mantra. If you’re considering a big house cat — large breeds like Maine Coons or Persians, for instance — it’s just a good idea to do your homework before bringing one home. There are physical attributes (hello, shedding fur!), personality traits (ever... more


10 Fastest Dog Breeds

Thinking of adding a new pet to your family? Check out this list of 10 active and energetic dog breeds!Over the last few centuries, certain types of dogs have been bred for hunting and racing purposes. But many of these speedy breeds make great pets as well! Are you... more