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Chinchillas are rodents that many people are starting to become interested in. In recent years, people have started adopting chinchillas as pets due to how cute they are. Aside from being very cute animals, chinchillas have a reputation for being quite clever. If you’re new to the idea of taking care of chinchillas, then you might not know a lot about them yet. Are chinchillas really all that smart or are they similar to most…

Despite their bad reputation, mice can be cuddly, friendly pets. Their inquisitive nature and undemanding habits remind many of other small animals, such as gerbils or hamsters. However, just because mice are similar in size and behavior to other rodent pets such as hamsters does not mean they are the same. Mice have their own unique needs when it comes to habitat, medical care, and even diet. Often, people assume that they can feed mice…

Guinea pigs are popular and prevalent pets that many people like to care for. If you’ve recently started taking care of a guinea pig, then you probably want to ensure that you do the best job that you possibly can. It’s good to look into guinea pig care so that you can give them exactly what they need. However, some people do encounter issues when it comes to feeding guinea pigs. You might be worried…

Most people aren’t too keen on having mice in their homes. You might even actively try to eliminate mice using either humane or lethal methods. However, it can be very sad when you discover that there are baby mice somewhere on the property. This is especially sad when the baby mice appear to have lost their mother. Sometimes mothers will have to abandon baby mice for various reasons. It could be that the mother was…

Guinea pigs are undeniably adorable. That doesn’t mean everything they do is cute as well. Take the issue of them chirping, for instance. Now, if you are new to guinea pig ownership, this is likely to take you aback. Those outside the guinea pig community don’t associate chirping with little balls of fur but birds of a feather – so what’s going on? The fact is there are several potential reasons why your guinea pig…

Hamsters are really fun pets to own, but that doesn’t mean that every aspect of owning one is going to be a walk in the park. In fact, you might look into your hamster’s cage and notice that there’s poop all around. It’s somewhat remarkable how much one little animal can poop in a short period of time. To many new hamster owners, the amount of excrement produced by a hamster will seem almost comical.…

Taking care of guinea pigs can be a lot of fun, but you can run into issues sometimes. These little animal companions aren’t necessarily difficult to care for, but they often have issues such as making messes when their owners don’t want them to. It can also be problematic when your guinea pig starts biting at your hair. You might assume that this is a playful action that won’t truly be harmful, but it’s best…

Is there anything cuter than a furry little hamster curled up in a little ball? Is there anything crueler than watching that poor little ball shaking and shivering? If you have ever owned a hamster, you have probably come across this problem before. Given how tiny hamsters are, it’s only natural to view them with a sense of caution and delicacy. Something that small and fragile can be harmed by just about anything, so it’s…

Taking care of guinea pigs has the potential to be very satisfying. These little animal companions are a ton of fun, and they’re very playful once they get used to you. If you’ve been caring for a guinea pig for a little while now, then you might have noticed that it will pee on you sometimes. Of course, this is less than ideal, and you probably wish that you could make the guinea pig stop…

Guinea pigs are very common pets that people like to get for kids. Adults love caring for these cute little animals as well, and they can certainly be a lot of fun. If you’ve recently started caring for a guinea pig, then you’re likely still getting used to things. You might not know everything that there is to know about these animals yet, but you should be able to tell if a guinea pig seems…

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