Category Archives: Rats

General Guidelines In Feeding Your Hamsters

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We commonly see hamsters with cheeks full but still, we want to provide them with more food. Even though they do not finish the food in their mouth directly, it is important to avoid overfeeding our hamsters. Hamsters can eat diverse foods, but in most cases, they only need dry foods, fresh fruits, and vegetables. […]

7 Considerations Before Petting a Hamster

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Do you find hamsters as ideal pets? Of course, they are. However, before you acquire one, make sure you educate yourself about a few important things that would help make the hamster’s stay with you a comfortable and safe one. Below are a few considerations to keep in mind before petting a hamster: 1. Environmental […]

How to Live in Peace in a Multi-Species Household

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You could probably say that you are living in a zoo because you have a lot of pets at home. You have cats in one corner sleeping in a cat scratching tree. In another corner, you have your pet birds. In one room, your canine buddies are trying to catch their tails. However, no matter how […]

What to Do About Aggressive Hamsters

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Hamsters come in different sizes and colors. They also differ in their personality. Some are timid while others are very playful and energetic. But sometimes, some hamsters are very naughty and aggressive and might end up hurting other hamsters within the cage they are sharing with. So when is the proper to separate them? It […]

The Signs of Pain in Small Pets You Must Watch Out For

One question every pet owner has is, “Is my pet feeling any pain?”. Though it is difficult to answer, sometimes our pets show signs that they are in pain. If only our pets can talk, then they can tell us what is wrong, but as the pet owner we are responsible for their health and […]

5 Things You Can Do to Make Rats And Mice Happy

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Most pet rats and mice spend their whole life within their enclosure or their rat cages. While you think it is good for them to keep them safe from the outside world, there are also some psychological and mental effects to them for being kept inside the cage all the time. They need more stimulation […]

What To Do When Your Little Pets Are Missing

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Hamsters, rats, mice and guinea pigs are very popular pets for everybody for many reasons. The first reason and what people usually look for is that they are very adorable and cute. The second reason is that they are small and are the perfect pets for people who can’t own big pets like dogs and […]