Just for kids

June 16, 1998

Grrrrrreat Advice

So, you're thinking about getting a dog. Or maybe Fluffy has been coughing up a lot of hairballs lately. Get your paws on http://www.avma.org/care4pets/ for purrrr-fect pet info. These are the experts at the American Veterinary Medical Association, so you can't go wrong. They'll tell you everything you need to know, from what to do before you buy a bird, to the best ways to kill those pesky fleas. Next time you're thinking of bringing reptile into the house, spend some time getting the best tips from the experts. But this site also has fun stuff, like true pet adventure stories. Send yours in, too, and maybe your pet could become a star.

LAND OF CASTLES

Wales' castles are among the world's greatest historical monuments. Enter through the front gates and head to http:// www.castlewales. com/home.html This regal site provides information on more than 400 castles found throughout the land, as well as profiles of the people responsible for their construction. By browsing through photographs and historical essays, you'll be exposed to the intriguing language and culture of the Welsh. Mingling with royalty has never been this much fun!

Boogie in Belgrade

One of the great cities of Europe, Belgrade is a place that transcends time and politics. The capital of Yugoslavia is an exciting city, full of history and culture. The official Belgrade Web site offers everything from weather reports to outstanding architecture. Head due east to http:// www.beograd. org.yu/ to visit with the Yugoslav people and their dynamic home. Walk the city's streets, which are alive with age-old monuments, statues and fountains. The site takes you through several of Belgrade's 22 museums, as well as the 130-year-old National Theatre. Next, swing by the Belgrade Zoo. Don't forget to indulge in "Krsna slava," the Serbian Orthodox family feast. There are also news features, audio and video clips, and cool photos.

Be a 4 Kids Detective

When you know the answers to these questions, go to http://www.4Kids.org/detectives/

When you're learning the net, what does CGI stand for?

In which Welsh town is Harlech Castle located?

When buying a dog, how many breeds can you pick from?

Pub Date: 6/16/98

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