Nicky Hoseck

Nicky Hoseck

Nicky owns a variety of pets, from dwarf goats to dogs and horses, and spends much of her time researching the best ways to keep them healthy and happy.
She’s passionate about natural medicine and loves discovering new ways to treat physical and behavioral problems without the use of pharmaceuticals.
She’s been looking after animals all her life and is committed to responsible pet ownership. She loves sharing her experiences and learning more about how to improve the lives of animals, both domestic and wild.

February 22, 2023 A-Z Animals Mammals 

The Evolution and Behavior of the American Black Bear

When Theodore Roosevelt chose not to shoot that black bear back in 1902, he started a craze that continues today. That black bear he saved became the father of all teddy bears, but there’s no evolutionary link between the two! Let’s leave the teddy bears where they belong (in bed) and focus on the iconic […]

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February 15, 2023 A-Z Animals Mammals 

All about Pet Otter – Why Otters Are Otterly Wonderful but Terrible Pets!

There is no cuter sight than an otter floating around on its back with its little paws folded on its belly. They look like aquatic teddy bears from a distance, but if you get up close, you soon realize not everything about the otter is quite so adorable. Despite that, the demand for pet otters […]

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February 9, 2023 A-Z Animals Mammals 

Dive Into the World of Seals and Discover Their Secrets

There are over 30 various species of seals and sea lions living in the world’s oceans, all of which swim a great deal faster than the average human. Although they appear clumsy and awkward on land, in the water, the seal uses its torpedo-shaped body and fin-like feet to perform amazing feats of agility and […]

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February 4, 2023 A-Z Animals Mammals 

Discovering the Solitary World of the Wolverine Animal!

Not to be confused with the X-Men character, the wolverine is a solitary, nocturnal predator that looks a bit like a small bear but with a long bushy tail similar to that of the skunk. The chances of you seeing a wolverine are extremely small due to their preference for cold, remote climates high above […]

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February 2, 2023 A-Z Animals Mammals 

A Look Beneath the Armor of the Armadillo!

If you were to hold a competition for the strangest-looking creature on earth, the armadillo would have a good chance of winning.  With its armored shell, long nose, and big ears, the armadillo is both comical and bizarre. They also have a habit of leaping into the air when startled, which makes them even more […]

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January 31, 2023 A-Z Animals Mammals 

Discover the Truth About the Curious Coatis

Overview Coatis are furry mammals that belong to the raccoon family Procyonidae and share some similarities with their raccoon cousins. Both have long, bushy tails and black facial markings. Even their habitats are similar, with raccoons living in damp woodland areas and coatis inhabiting tropical forests and woodlands. Although they have some similarities, they are […]

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January 26, 2023 A-Z Animals Mammals 

Fennec Fox – Description, Habitat, Diet & Other Fun Facts!

The fennec fox, or vulpes zerda, if you want to use the scientific name, is one of the cutest animals on the planet. While you may recognize them for their quite comically large ears and small body, do you know other facts about these creatures, such as where they live and what they eat? Did […]

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January 24, 2023 Cats Cat Collars 

Best Cat Collar For Indoor And Outdoor Cats

A good cat collar can keep your feline friend safe, track her movements, and increase the chances of her being returned to you if lost. On the other hand, the wrong collar could leave your cat fighting for her life. Choosing the best cat collar is a matter of life and death, which is why […]

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January 19, 2023 Cats Cat litter 

Best Cheapest Cat Litter for Odor Control and Easy Cleaning

When the smell of cat litter permeates your whole house, and every litter cleaning exercise is punctuated by dust-induced sneezing fits, you start to think that having a cat isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Fortunately, you don’t have to throw your cat out with cat litter to resolve your problems. It is possible […]

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