Small Pet Nutrition and Care Articles

Fancy Mouse in a hand

Fancy Mouse 101

Quick Facts LIFESPAN: Approximately 10-20 years SIZE: Up to 7” (18 cm) long EXPERIENCE LEVEL: INTERMEDIATE Socialization & General Care […]

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Dwarf Hamster in hands

Dwarf Hamster 101

Quick Facts LIFESPAN: Approximately 1-2 years SIZE: Up to 4” (10cm) long EXPERIENCE LEVEL: BEGINNER Socialization & General Care It’s […]

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Chinchilla with woman

Chinchilla 101

Quick Facts LIFESPAN: Approximately 10-12 years SIZE: 9-10” (23-25cm) body plus 6” (15 cm) tail EXPERIENCE LEVEL: INTERMEDIATE Socialization & […]

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Classroom Pets

Classroom Pets

Kids are getting back in the classroom for another school year. You might be surprised to find that this also […]

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hedgehog curled in hands

Hedgehogs: That’s One Quilled Critter

As with the arrival of any new pet, it’s important to consider the care that they need, whether it be […]

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Guinea Pig in grass

Small Animal Food Guide

Small Animal Food Guide You can find food mixtures specifically made for each of the popular small pets. These food […]

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two small rats in hands

Rats 101

When I was young, we always had a variety of pets in the house – cats, dogs, birds, and so […]

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Lounging Rabbit

All About Small Animals

Those with small animals as pets fully agree that good things come in small packages! The most common small pets […]

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Boy with bunny in grass

Bunny Basics: Raising Your Rabbit

Rabbits are curious, attentive little animals with an irresistible charm all their own. They’re hard to beat when it comes […]

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