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.
As sensible, rational, thinking human beings, why is it that we insist on indulging the whims and fancies of our furry four-legged and feathery two-legged friends?
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.
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.
Wondering what sort of house a pet ferret needs? It is important to remember that ferrets need to be kept in a cool area, as they are very susceptible to heat stroke.
Here is a checklist of things to do when you notice something is not quite right with your fishy friend.
Wondering what type of pet would best suit you and your lifestyle? Let’s look at some options.
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.