There are many circumstances for which you should be prepared to provide first aid for your small animals. Sometimes a condition is something completely treatable at home, other times providing first aid is only temporary assistance while you get your pet to the vet. This is by no means an all-inclusive guide, just a simple […]
Here we've collected a variety of useful information, including tips on Choosing the Right Species of small animal for your life and lifestyle, tips on handling and socialization, the relationships of Small Animals and Children and much more. Check back, we'll be adding more all the time!
Are you thinking of adding a new small pet to your family? We’ve collected our Top Ten Tips here for new pet owners to give those who are new to the world of small pet ownership a head start. Do your homework – Which Species is Right for You? The first step to a happy […]
Do you have a shy rat or a nippy hamster? All hope is not lost! There are very few domestic small animals that will not come around to handling and learn to enjoy spending time with their human buddies. Here, we’ve collected a few basic tips on how to work with an animal while you […]
Many parents reach the point where their child starts asking for a pet of their own, and many companion rodents and other small animals are often thought of as good “starter pets” for children. There are several important factors to take into consideration before bringing a new small pet home. Your New Pet must be […]
To have a happy and successful relationship with your small animal it is very important that you make sure you choose a good fit. This starts with the species of the animal. While there are exceptions to every rule within reason. Housing requirements and certain natural behaviors come with every species and should be taken […]
Here you will find information about health issues related to the keeping of small animals that affect their keepers and anyone in the house. Before bringing a new small animal into your home, you should always discuss the possible health problems of everyone in the household. Please note, aside from allergies and parasites, most of […]