Frequently Asked Questions
You can keep different pets at home. These include dogs, cats, ferrets, birds, rabbits and rodents. According to the Irish Pet Advertising Advisory Group (IPAAG), it’s important you research and fully understand the requirements of exotic pets. These are pets such as hedgehogs, chinchilla, snakes and foxes. Make sure you have the relevant paperwork such as a Dangerous Wild Animals License and CITES registration.
This depends on the pet shop you approach. Shops that focus on fish have a large variety compared to pet shops that have dogs, cats, mice and more. This means that a fish store is likely to have your fish in stock and will just plop yours into a tank with the same species.
While it is a basic life form, the jellyfish is one of the most interesting aquatic creatures to watch. However, their upkeep is more challenging compared to other marine life forms. But you can keep a jellyfish as a pet as long as you create and maintain the right environment.