A tarantula can be chosen by researching proper care techniques, understanding the difference between each species, and selecting a species that best fits the owner's environment. Tarantulas.com suggests purchasing a tar... More »

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Male tarantula spiders can live upwards of seven years, while females can live up to 30. Their longevity is aided by the fact they molt, or shed, their exoskeletons to enable them to grow and repair their bodies. More »

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Some common types of exotic pets include frogs, snakes, lizards, turtles and ferrets. Other exotic animals sometimes kept as pets in homes include chinchillas, sugar gliders, hermit crabs, hedgehogs and tarantulas. Large... More »

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Some home pet grooming tips include fighting fleas naturally through regular grooming and cleaning, helping pets adjust to tooth brushing gradually, and using proper bathing techniques and shampoo. These home care tips c... More »

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Pet sitting is a service in which someone is paid to take care of another person's pet. It often involves things like the pet sitter coming to stay at the home with the pet while the owner is on vacation. More »

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Before buying a pet, an individual should consider whether the pet fits into his lifestyle and the cost of keeping the pet besides the initial buying price. The environment in which a person lives also affects the choice... More »

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The curly haired tarantula requires an adequate cage with bedding, food and water to survive. The tarantula's cage should be prepared with a thick layer of moss or another appropriate substrate. More »

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