Small Animal

Caring For Your Guinea Pig

Caring For Your Guinea Pig

28 / Aug / 2018

Your new guinea pig is likely to be nervous. For the first few days make sure you talk to him regularly before introducing your hand into the cage or stroking him. When he is used to this you can then pick him up.

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Caring for your Rat & Mouse

Caring for your Rat & Mouse

28 / Aug / 2018

 

Rats and mice are incredibly social, inquisitive and adventurous creatures, making them very rewarding and fantastic as pets. Entertaining to watch, they actively run, jump, climb and stand on their hind legs.  They require little space and minimal care, and are inexpensive to set up and maintain.

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Caring for your Hermit Crab

Caring for your Hermit Crab

21 / Aug / 2018

The land hermit crabs make a wonderful pet. They are friendly, intelligent, odour free and very clean. This crab has evolved to live on land and uses en empty shell as a portable home, as well as for protection. Remember it is a land animal and must not be kept in water. The following information is intended as a guide only. They can live for up to 15 years!

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Adopting a small animal

Adopting a small animal

14 / Feb / 2018

Buying a pet rabbit, guinea pig, ferret, bird, rat or mouse means that you are prepared to take on a serious daily commitment to care for the animal for a number of years.

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