Archive for the ‘Small Mammal’ Category

 

Is your pet’s name making you vulnerable to cyber-criminals?

Wednesday, April 14th, 2021
With such a technology and online–focused world, passwords have become an annoying necessity in life.  We are always forgetting them, we are being constantly asked to change them, and worse; we are now bei

Top 10 tips on how to keep your pets calm this New Years Eve

Wednesday, December 30th, 2020
Did you know that firework scares can have a long lasting effect on your pet? There’s nothing more spectacular than a fireworks display to bring in the New Year. We may love them, but many of our pets don’t. For our

Bunny Proof Your Home

Monday, February 24th, 2020
Rabbits are a joy to have in the home. But they love to chew, dig, and get into tiny dark spaces. It is still possible to let your bunny roam around freely and be a part of the family. You just need to do some prep work

How to Earn your Bunny’s Trust

Friday, January 24th, 2020
The first thing most new bunny owners are tempted to do is pick up and cuddle their adorable pet. However, handling a rabbit must be undertaken with great care and caution as rabbits are delicate animals who can become f

4 Things to Consider Before Buying a Guinea Pig

Monday, January 6th, 2020
Guinea Pigs are a popular choice for pets. Their sociable, friendly temperament makes for a great addition to the family. But before you buy a Guinea Pig, make sure you have considered these four things! Commitment Guine

Flystrike in Rabbits

Thursday, December 5th, 2019
Flystrike is a condition caused by flies laying eggs on the rabbit, which then hatch into maggots and eat the rabbit’s flesh. This is very painful for the rabbit and be fatal if not caught and treated early. Any rabbit

Popular Guinea Pig Names

Thursday, November 14th, 2019
Choosing a name for a pet can be a difficult task. One way of deciding what to name your pet could be looking at your pet’s behaviour, appearance or personality for inspiration.  Guinea Pigs have become such popular p

DIY Ferret Toys

Thursday, October 24th, 2019
Ferrets are such entertaining creatures that love to play and need toys to stimulate their natural instincts. Ferrets will play with many different things however it is important to choose toys that are durable and will

Three Happy Rabbit Sounds

Thursday, October 3rd, 2019
Rabbits are usually quiet animals however there are some noises you may hear from your pet. We take a look at three happy sounds your pet rabbit might make and what they could mean. Clucking The sound a chicken makes onl

Guinea Pig Body Language Guide

Thursday, September 12th, 2019
Guinea Pigs are all individually unique and have their own traits and characteristics. However there are a range of actions that most guinea pigs do. It is always good to observe your guinea pig and familiarise yourself