There are several causes of skin problems in guinea pigs, including parasites, fungal infections, scurvy, barbering and abscesses.
As pets, rabbits should be provided with a companion wherever possible. Litter mates or rabbits that have been brought up together usually co-exist peacefully, but how do you introduce a friend for your existing rabbit without the furr flying?
Hairballs? Snuffles? Find out about the problems that commonly affect pet rabbits.
For the beginner a freshwater set-up is ideal. Freshwater fish tend to be more tolerant to adverse environmental changes, which are common occurrences, until good fish keeping skills are learnt.
Wondering what type of pet would best suit you and your lifestyle? Let’s look at some options.
How to choose the right diet for your fish, also when and how much to feed it.
Breeding fish is a lot of fun and here are some hints to get you started.
Ferrets are very sociable animals and can make wonderful pets, especially if handled and socialised well from an early age. They are inquisitive and playful animals, and can be quite mischievous and destructive!
Do you know the most important aspects of pet care? If you follow these Ten Tenets of Pet Care, you’ll be certain to have a happy healthy pet.
Breeding guinea pigs is a rewarding pastime. They are easy to mate and easy to rear, but just be sure you can find good homes for the resultant babies.